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Discussion in 'World Community Grid (WCG)' started by Chicken Patty, Feb 20, 2009.

  1. Chicken Patty

    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    You bet. In a way it's good because the heat has been kicking my ass lately. Since it's pretty cold lately here in Miami, 40's. The a/c is off because down stairs its freezing if it is on. However, with no a/c and a closed room with two crunchers, the heat is worse than when it's hotter outside and the a/c is on. It's just horrible. Now that I am down to two crunchers, I am going to focus on silence and keeping the heat down. My PH II rig will be almost silent since the fans are hooked to a fan controller, the QX rigs is the one I gotta work on. I'll probably throw it on the tech station with some antec tri cools and keep them on minimum. That should do.
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    [Ion] WCG Team Assistant

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    Wait, what about the i7? I thought that you had an i7 you were running passively at stock speeds?
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    Once my case arrive I will be running one of my Athlon X4 CPUs for about a week 100% WCG to test for stability, depending on how things go it may run for 2 weeks or so.

    CP, Im with VW ION (darn Nuke avatars)- I thought you had an i7 as well.
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    Traded for a Phenom II. board/cpu.
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    p_o_s_pc F@H&WCG addict

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    CP maybe me and you can battle. That would be kinda cool. but i don't see it working out like that as you would have 8 cores against my 10 cores 24/7 and 8 random :ohwell: maybe if you get good clocks that can happen as some of my cores are slower(3ghz/3.1ghz)
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    Once I get things stabled out we'll see :toast:
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    @CP
    Wow! who got the i7? If you don't mind telling? Also, is it a PII 965? or what? and what board? hehehe take pic's damn it! lol :toast: PII's are kickass chips! and i7's... don't want to start a war...lol hell I can't afford either!.. :toast:
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    Assassin48 got the CPU, the board he'll get when RMA is completed. The CPU is a Phenom II 965 C3, board is a 790FX UD5. Components are not here yet so I can't take pics ATM. :toast:
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    [Ion] WCG Team Assistant

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    Can we safely assume that they are going to be used for crunching? :p
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    What kinda question is that mister? :slap:
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    I must stop all my pc for 2-3 days,I have to leave for the hospital later today. keep crunshing guys :toast:
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    Everything ok bro?
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    I cough non stop and I lost 26 pounds since 3 weeks and I do not feel very well
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    Holy crap dude, why did you wait so long. Go go go! I hope you are ok man, get better. Please, try to find a way and keep us posted. Good luck :toast:
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    Get well soon stanhemi! and Good Luck! bro
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    Hope it's nothing serious stanhemi. Best of luck, keep us posted.
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    I'm sorry to hear this stanhemi, I hope you recover as soon as possible! Best of luck!
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    You'll be in my thoughts and prayers.

    Damn... it seems like everything is crumbling down all around us...
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    Ive thought of that too. Scary thought BTW.
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    Wow! don't wish nothing on us.. :p

    @CP
    The 965 is it the 125 watt or 140 watt. Sorry for the five hundred questions.. just trying to take my mind off this sad day.. 125w right?

    Edit: Over looked you said it was a c3.. So, 125w that's kickass. I seen someone get it to 7040MHz.
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    I don't plan on getting it that high :laugh:
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    :eek: Sorry man. Hope you get better!!

    I'm thinking of trading one of my i7 860 rigs for a PII rig. I miss having an AMD machine around.
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    stanhemi I hope you get well soon


    to bring some good news..By thursday i will have my X2 4200+ running for sure and will be in my hands again.I also am not going to school that day so i will have time to mess around with it and i get my cast off :D
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    hehehe yea plus he was using liquid nitrogen... [​IMG] You didn't sell the megahalem did you? Will it work on AM3? :confused:
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    Stanhemi, hope it is nothing serious and you recover quickly.
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