First post, by gryffinwings
Hello everyone, I'm new here, I am just stepping into the retro computer game and purchased a used computer for cheap, I've been basically cleaning the crap out of it and replacing parts with what I have and putting in a hard drive. Anyways I have an Asus A7V266-E and it has some capacitors that have some bulging at the top, no bursting yet, fortunately, however, I do want to replace the affected caps to prevent any hardware damage.
The caps I require are:
The current ones installed are Nichicons. I plan on buying my new caps on Digi-Key and I've found Rubycons:
This is a list of caps that a guy on digilink chat said would fit my specs.
Thoughts and recommendations are appreciated.
Main Computer: Dell T3500 - Intel Xeon X5675, EVGA Nvidia GTX 980, 8 GB DDR3 ECC, Crucial Sata SSD
Retro Computer: Dell Dimension 4400 - Pentium 4 2.8 GHz FSB 400 MHz, ATi Radeon 9600XT, Sound Blaster Live!, 768 MB RAM.