Subject: Re: Advice wanted from Sun users please (fwd)
To: Michael L. VanLoon -- <>
From: David Gilbert <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/28/1996 18:22:26
>>>>> ""Michael" == "Michael L VanLoon <--" <>> writes:

>> Sun3/60 are indeed slow.  But they work nicely as X display
>> servers.  And they handling clock chipping quite nicely! :-) I just
>> up graded mine from 20 MHz to 25 Mhz.  Now I need to find a 30 MHz
>> clock and try that...  :) Sorry, but I just had to share.  Clock
>> chipping out machines is pretty neat.

Michael> I once completely ruined a 286 motherboard attempting this.
Michael> I hope you're not unsoldering parts. :-)

	There is a reason that he may succeed where you failed.  The
motorola chip have much, much higher tolerances for this type of
hackery.  If you're lucky and have a big heatsink, you can find
motorola chips that can be overclocked 50% or more.  With intel chips,
I've rarely heard of clock increases of more that 10-15% being


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