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Old 10-08-18, 07:06 PM
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I'm back, after an unwanted break

I was posting happily on the forum then about 8 months ago the electrics in my house had a major problem, all fuses blew and a mains wired fire alarm ironically set on fire. Fire damage wasn't so bad but the surge in power caused by dodgy electrical wiring killed my main watercooled pc and NAS. I lost 12tb of storage. Somewhere a long the line the rewire in the house wasn't done so well..
I spent the past few months sorting the house.. Luckily the insurance paid out last week. I'm back now with a new gaming laptop. I'm going to hold off before buying a new rig. I'm looking forward to playing some games again now I'm not trying to sort the house.

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Old 10-08-18, 09:52 PM
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Welcome back, and sorry to hear you have had a rough time. I've been fighting over a water leak from upstairs that has pretty much killed my kitchen

Houses can suck, that's for sure.
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Old 11-08-18, 02:51 AM
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Welcome back dude glad to hear you're ok when all is said and done though,things can be replaced you can't.
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Old 11-08-18, 11:04 AM
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Thanks guys. I'm just glad the fire alarms in the house worked. They made a great job of tearing most the wiring out and replacing it. It was crazy.
On the positive side I just bought a new gaming laptop an acer helios 500. I got it at discount with 4 year warranty for 1700 pounds.
At least none of my kids were hurt and we weren't away. It could have been a lot worse
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