They've got 5 points I think, so it looks like a star... There is a name for them, but I don't know it. It's just that your regular set with philips etc. won't do it. I had a cheap PC repair kit and it had about 4 sizes of them.
A million processes running, P4 3.0 @ 3.2, 9800 @ 420 / 440 and hopefully 12p:
I have instructions and tons of high resolution images on my site:
Click on the ATI Radeon Mobility 9800 Mod link
just finished the mod:
before - stock with cat 5.6 (performance): 2562
after - stock with cat 5.6 (performance): 3381
nothing else changed, I ran 3dmark05, disassembled and reassembled then booted up and ran it again.
Originally Posted by angry_monk
to add more numbers to your mix, i just d-load 3dmark05 and ran it, (the unregistered version if that makes any difference) i ran the test will all the crap i usually have running...
I'm going to get a conductive pen at lunch and do this mod tonight. It will be a good time to figure out my my damn top cover (with the power, network lights) doesn't fit right after I installed the 9800 the first time.