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    Montreal, anyone?

    Hey guys, finally got my screen and startin some fabrication n' such, stopped and thought i should ask the question - anyone of you guys live in (or around) Montreal Quebec? would love to get to see...
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    WebDog, where is your PC installed though? I'm...

    WebDog, where is your PC installed though? I'm planning on mine being in the trunk, either mounted up against the back seats or in the spare tire wheel-well.
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    That surprises me somewhat - maybe because of the...

    That surprises me somewhat - maybe because of the city I live in. In Montreal (Quebec), once spring-time rolls around the city is a disaster area ridden with potholes. Its an ongoing problem, and...
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    Actually, USB2.0 is 15 feet, and you can get...

    Actually, USB2.0 is 15 feet, and you can get "active" extensions which will give you up to 25 feet.

    IDE is limited to 24 inches.
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    "Good" vibrations - how to a void them?

    Alright, setting up the carputer and wondering how I'm going to keep it from vibrating to death. Came up with a good idea, using the black foam tubing used to insulate copper pipe - basically cut...
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    I like the idea of an inverter as well, but why...

    I like the idea of an inverter as well, but why hasn't anyone suggested using a UPS yet? Simple, cheap, and a good way to avoid the engine shutdown woes.
    Pick up a 350Va unit for like $25 off of...
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    WebDog: a 1Ghz P3 sucks up about 35-40W of juice....

    WebDog: a 1Ghz P3 sucks up about 35-40W of juice. But you might be right, and i'm going to start looking around for some reviews.

    SFiorito: that shutdown controller is $60, I might as well buy an...
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    Dude, I know they're supposed to be good and all,...

    Dude, I know they're supposed to be good and all, but seriously - running that from a 90W PSU? I mean if it was a VIA EPIA mobo and cpu I'd agree, but its not. Just the processor and RAM will suck up...
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    I'll be needing about 200W - the PC will be a P3...

    I'll be needing about 200W - the PC will be a P3 1Ghz, 256mb ram, 10Gb hard drive (will be running most stuff off of external usb drive, with usb ports routed to front of car), dvd-rom, wireless nic,...
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    Making my own shutoff switch

    Alright, I'm in the midst of putting together my car-puter and love the idea of having the PC boot and shutdown on its own alongside the ignition. Thing is, I don't feel like spending $200 on a PSU...
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    which screen did you get ?

    which screen did you get ?
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    I ran accross these guys too actually, but I have...

    I ran accross these guys too actually, but I have one benefit - I live in Montreal, where they're located. I'm looking for a new in-dash lcd for my new Sentra, so I decided to pay them a visit. Its a...
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