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HP 513x - want to use for parts

By Chaney
Feb 15, 2010
  1. I have this older computer and want to maybe use the motherboard for a new chip and os?
     
  2. dustin_ds3000

    dustin_ds3000 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 869   +8

  3. Chaney

    Chaney TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thank you for the reply Dustin:

    Great info and I'll definitely buy that particular chip. Would I need any extra fans? As you probably have gathered I'm new at this . . . built one a few years ago so decided to try it again.

    Chaney
     
  4. dustin_ds3000

    dustin_ds3000 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 869   +8

    you might need a new heatsink and some Thermal Compound / Grease
     
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