The geeks over at Tom’s Hardware decided to find out whether they could get enough gold from motherboard connectors to actually make the process worthwhile, and posted up a picture guide to the process.
The guide is a little frustrating, broken up on 18 pages and all, but it’s an interesting thought, and they detail the entire process, though you wouldn’t want to do it yourself considering the amount of chemicals they had to use.
A Real Gold Mine? – Picture Story [Tom's Hardware]
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- Published 08/4/10