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WANTED: 3DFX Voodoo2 PCI card

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    #16
    there's always this

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      #17
      Originally posted by dorkbert View Post
      there's always this
      Good luck finding the custom cable needed to use it.
      What I collect: 68K/Early PPC Mac, DOS/Win 3.1 era machines, Amiga/ST, C64/128
      Nubus/ISA/VLB/MCA/EISA cards of all types
      Boxed apps and games for the above systems
      Analog video capture cards/software and complete systems

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        #18
        I paid less than $20 for mine on eBay. They are out there just be patient.
        Collector of socket 3, 5, 7, and 8 CPU's.
        I also love Gateway 2000 computers.

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          #19
          Originally posted by Unknown_K View Post
          Good luck finding the custom cable needed to use it.
          surely it's not impossible to wire one?

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            #20
            Originally posted by Unknown_K View Post
            Good luck finding the custom cable needed to use it.
            The same seller listed the hydra cables on a separate listing:
            http://www.ebay.com/itm/Medusa-cable...item5d33cc20ac

            Please keep in mind these need different drivers. They're a little different than a regular Voodoo2.

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              #21
              I think you are better off with 2 normal Voodoo 2's and they would be cheaper and easier to replace if one breaks.
              What I collect: 68K/Early PPC Mac, DOS/Win 3.1 era machines, Amiga/ST, C64/128
              Nubus/ISA/VLB/MCA/EISA cards of all types
              Boxed apps and games for the above systems
              Analog video capture cards/software and complete systems

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                #22
                http://www.ebay.com/itm/330792966915

                no, not mine.

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                  #23
                  What is this obsesion with VooDoo 2 PCI's anyway? But FYI I might be able to find 1 or 2 at the same place I might be getting Athlon boards from.

                  FYI: I have a VooDoo 3 agp available.
                  *FrankG*

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                    #24
                    Magic 3dII voodoo 2 PCI 12MB for sale

                    Hi Guys ,

                    If anyone is interested, I currently have a Magic 3DII Voodoo 2 PCI 12MB for sale,

                    http://cgi.ebay.com.au/ws/eBayISAPI....m=150976251633

                    I have another one wich is a no-name rev 2.0 12MB card

                    hit me up if you're keen

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                      #25
                      Originally posted by Chromedome45 View Post
                      What is this obsesion with VooDoo 2 PCI's anyway? But FYI I might be able to find 1 or 2 at the same place I might be getting Athlon boards from.

                      FYI: I have a VooDoo 3 agp available.
                      Voodoo2s are popular because they're the first to implement SLI, and support a handful of older games that use it exclusively. They're powerful cards. Using two of them in a pentium 1 system goes to waste however, as the P1's bus bottlenecks them. Yes, even in my P1 233 system.
                      I own such games that refuse to play [on any other 3dfx cards] but voodoo 2s with certain drivers!

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                        #26
                        Got lucky and picked up a Monster 3d II PCI (12 MB) on ebay Germany a couple of weeks ago for 1euro plus shipping. Included the SLI cable and external VGA cable.

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