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04-02-10, 04:14 PM #1
[O/C]Overclockers Folding@Home Team Spotlight #86
Overclockers Folding@Home Team Spotlight #86
Our Overclockers.com Folding@Home Team has been running member spotlights for quite some time – this is the 86th feature in our series of Folding Spotlights!
Thank you for the interview Jolly-Swagman!
Dfonda: When did you join the Team Jolly ?
Jolly-Swagman : Sept 21 2007 I joined Overclockers.com. after talking to ADAK. I started Folding shortly after. Jolly's EOC Stats.
D: If there was something recent that you did that you wanted your fellow team members to know about, what would it be?
JS: Just recently built another Tech Bench for my "Garage Workshop Testing" area. Here is the "Work log thread". When my new Motherboard arrives I will use it for benching and more folding!
D: What part of the world do you live in, and if you don’t mind telling, what town?
JS: Australia, Victoria, Wonthaggi. Which is a coastal community 170Km South of Melbourne.
D: How did you initially hear about F@H?
JS: From our esteemed member ADAK!
D: After starting, why do you continue to Fold?
JS: Mainly for the purpose that science done on Protein Folding will some day benefit those with Cancer, Diabetes, and Alzheimer's, and for the team camaraderie.
D: What do you do for a living?
JS: Currently semi retired on a DSP Pension.
D: What do you do for fun?
JS: Case modding, some "Gaming" and Photography.
D: Is there anything special you do in your spare time that you really enjoy?
JS: Case Modding!! (D: OK...this guy likes to Case Mod!! lol )
D: Time to spill your guts. What are the stats of your main folding rig? Why is it your favorite? What all do you use the rig for?
JS: 20K ppd Q6600 with GTX-295 folding SMP2 and GPU2 x 2. Everyday use, Photoshop/Graphics, and Gaming.
D: Do you have a Borg-Farm? If so, how many, and what are they?
JS: 3 Yes I have 7 PC's Q6600@3.2GHZ 4GB RAM, GTX 295. 2 E6550@3GHZ 4GB RAM 9800GT's512mb. E6700@3GHZ 4GB RAM 8800GT512mb. E2200@3GHZ 2GB RAM 8800GT256mb. E8400@3GHZ 4GB RAM. E8500@3.2GHZ 4GB RAM 8800GT and a P4 email@example.comGHZ 2GB RAM currently Folding on Rosetta.
D: What are your future goals? What do you most want to accomplish with your life?
JS: As far as folding, hopefully be able to continue and reach 20Mil, with rising costs of electricity here, I have to rebuild some of my rigs to dual GPU Mobo's. This will help cut back on operating costs. I can't see us getting anything new high tech wise Like I7's as they are way to dear here, still.
For life....well just glad I have a wonderful lady to live out the rest of my days with. What more could a man ask for?
D: If there is something you want to tell the team, then spill your guts! What have I missed in my questions that could help the team learn more about you and who you are?
JS: Well I did try to recruit some of my friends into folding over at NewModCity where I am also on the staff. They decided they wanted to start their own Team. So I helped them get started. They are Team 177077. Check out some of my "Case Mods" here on OCF and NMC, then you will see...I am just a guy who likes computers whether to Fold, OC or case mod, or just generally help out with keeping them running. I am also a Folding Mentor.
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Last edited by mdcomp; 04-02-10 at 04:22 PM.
04-02-10, 05:05 PM #2
Nice to meet you Jolly!! Now I know you are also into photography too!! (btw, tks for your comment 'bout my photography )
04-02-10, 09:03 PM #3
Nice to meet you! Awesome case mods/builds.
Wish I had the guts to do something like that lol.
"there was a puddle of water around the socket when I started." -I.M.O.G.
Join the Benching Team
Asus Rampage III Formula**i7 950 @ 4.2ghz**6GB G.Skill Pi
GTX470**2x1TB WD Black**256GB Samsung 830 SSD**Antec 1200w
Wifes Gaming/Folding Rig
Gigabyte GA-EX58A-UD3R**i7 920 @ 3.8ghz**6GB G.Skill Pi
GTX260**2x1TB WD Black**640GB WD Black**Antec 750w
04-02-10, 10:30 PM #4
- Join Date
- May 2005
- just on the edge of civilization, in the Mojave Desert
Nice to know more about you mate!
ihrsetrdr aka Tim
Main Desktop: Asrock 79 ext4 | Intel Xeon E2650 | 4x4 DDR3 1600 | CentOS 6.5
Be strong when you are weak, brave when you are scared, and humble when you are victorious.
04-02-10, 11:08 PM #5
04-02-10, 11:49 PM #6
Also Thank You to dfonda for interviewing me for the Team Spotlight, was fun doing, and sharing some of my interests and hobbies, other than folding,
04-03-10, 12:05 AM #7
The T32 Modding Master!!! Wish I had the patience... maybe one of these days.
Great spotlight Dave and Jolly!!! Now where's the swag man!?
04-03-10, 03:24 PM #8
wants to Be Banned
Premium Member #16
- Join Date
- Feb 2004
- PA. N. of Splat W. of Torin
Cheers to Jolly!
Cheers to a great Teammate and Modder! Really glad your a Teammate!
Good to see your nice pics and getting to know more about you. Thank You for taking the time for the Interview.
Aussie Aussie Aussie!!#1Win72600k@4.5GHZ(Hyper212+)Msi P67 G65 16GB RAM Gigabyte GTX 970, Corsair 850W
Phones:One+64GB, Nexus 5, N4,N7, iphone 5, iphone 6(4.7")
Folded for Tim and his wife, Mark and his wife,Pete_Scout Oldskool and Adak..."He was the Best of us".
The first 4 months you cover your phone and baby it...
The next 4 months you go commando and relax...
The last 4 months you treat it like a rented mule, because lets face it its time for a new phone...