Two coils

Two coils

Two (dusty) coils of the power part of a graphic card. Picture taken with my macro lens.

Posted by Tambako the Jaguar on 2008-06-04 21:14:21

Tagged: , coils , transistors , capacitors , nikon , d300 , switzerland , electronics , smd , surface , mounted , device , electricity , board , pcb , computer , pc , graphics , card , dust , dusty , PFOGold

Electronic components

Electronic components

Dusty electronic components (mostly resistors and capacitors) of the PCB board of a graphic card. Picture taken with my macro lens.

Posted by Tambako the Jaguar on 2008-06-04 21:14:37

Tagged: , resistors , capacitors , diodes , chips , integrated circuits , nikon , d300 , switzerland , electronics , smd , surface , mounted , device , electricity , board , pcb , computer , pc , graphics , card , dust , dusty , PhotoFaceOffWinner , PFOSilver

Bad Caps

Bad Caps

Bad Caps. Bad.

I found this photo being linked to as an example of what bad caps look like:
forums.techguy.org/hardware/813347-monitor-no-video-input…
Pretty cool, it’s educational!

Posted by lungstruck on 2009-03-08 22:06:44

Tagged: , bap , caps , capacitors , capacitor , plague , faulty , popped , leak , leaking , leaked , color , motherboard , pc , computer , technology , electronics , equipment , AMD , processor , CPU , dust , dusty , dirty , electrolytic , electrolyte