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WCG-TPU Mother's Day Challenge 2013 (5/10-5/19/2013)

Discussion in 'World Community Grid (WCG)' started by Norton, May 5, 2013.

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Mother's Day Challenge (choose your option for prize drawing- see Post #2 for rules)

Poll closed May 20, 2013.
  1. Entering for All hardware prizes

    73.9%
  2. Entering for EU available prizes (additional shipping may apply)

    13.0%
  3. Entering for software (non-game) prizes (OK to select with Options 1 or 2)

    41.3%
  4. Not entering- Thank You for the opportunity

    10.9%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. TRWOV

    TRWOV

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    US only? I wouldn't mind paying for shipping on that H60 :D
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  2. AlienIsGOD

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    good luck to all and i hope to win :D
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  3. Bow

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    Gla!
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  4. Lightofhonor

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    My name isn't on the lists... Guess I can't win? lol
  5. Norton

    Norton WCG-TPU Team Captain

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    Are you in the US? EDIT- your name is back on the hardware lists ;)
    Last edited: May 23, 2013
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  6. Lightofhonor

    Lightofhonor

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    Yep. :rockout:
  7. ThE_MaD_ShOt

    ThE_MaD_ShOt

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    Well done Bow and the54thvoid, this is the reason I love this team so much. You guys are great. And congrats on the card Norton.

    Good luck fellow crunchers on the next drawing.
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  8. theonedub

    theonedub habe fidem

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    Note: The H60 is the original version, not the 2013 revision.

    [​IMG]

    Sorry, strict US50 Only. Nothing personal- shipping International is just an overall awful experience.
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  9. Norton

    Norton WCG-TPU Team Captain

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    and the winners are....

    - Windows 7 Pro key - provided by [Ion]
    Alternate 1-Baum
    Alternate 2-ThE_MaD_ShOt
    Alternate 3-theonedub
    Alternate 4-AlienIsGOD

    - Razer Orca headset- provided by manofthem
    *note- US/Canada only
    Alternate 1-AlienIsGOD
    Alternate 2-n3rdf1ght3r
    Alternate 3-stinger608
    Alternate 4-thebluebumblebee
    - Corsair H60 cooler (BNIB)- provided by theonedub
    *note- US only
    Alternate 1-thebluebumblebee
    Alternate 2-[Ion]
    Alternate 3-Emperor_Piehead
    Alternate 4-t_ski

    *Note- If winner doesn't claim prize it will go to the alternate in the order listed
    Last edited: May 23, 2013
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  10. manofthem

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    Nice cooler. I had one before going custom water, and it did a very credible job! :)

    :roll::roll::roll:
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  11. theonedub

    theonedub habe fidem

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    Oh yeah, they are nice. I used one personally and another in a build that I did for a friend. Does a great job, even on i7s.

    Was going to release the X40 Kraken for the giveaway, but thought a 140mm rad would exclude too many people without the proper case to mount it.
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  12. Norton

    Norton WCG-TPU Team Captain

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  13. ThE_MaD_ShOt

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    Congrats all winners.
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  14. theonedub

    theonedub habe fidem

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    Nice, I hope CP decides to run the cooler on his AMD setup- haven't seen what the thing can do on an AMD CPU. I'll drop him a PM.
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  15. [Ion]

    [Ion] WCG Team Assistant

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    I know that even the older H50 I have does a great job on my 3770k---nearly dead silent at 4GHz. I suspect that a H60 would give similar results on a wide range of CPUs :toast:
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  16. manofthem

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    Congrats to the new batch of winners! I just sent t_ski a PM on the headset :)

    I had my H60 on my 2600k @4.5, and it ran nicely. I think I ran the H60 first on my 1090t @4ghz, and it blew away my old Zalman air cooler :D

    Great contribution Dub!
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  17. [Ion]

    [Ion] WCG Team Assistant

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    Woah, super awesome of you! :toast: :rockout:

    Thank you very much, and you couldn't have picked a better winner :toast:
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    This is so Awesome(may not be the right word for a windows key) but now to shave off that price tag of my friends computer some more. Computers cost at this rate is going :nutkick:

    Thanks to Ion, Norton, and everyone else this is such a good coummunity :toast:
    i'm going to make sure my friend will crunch for sure now that he has won a cpu cooler and a windows 7 key.
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  19. Chicken Patty

    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    Woot woot! :rockout:

    This might just be what my AMD rig needed to crunch stable since it had heat issues. I sure hope so! Thanks to everyone who made this happen and to all who participated one way or another! :toast:
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  20. Norton

    Norton WCG-TPU Team Captain

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    Congrats Cap'n :toast:

    The H60 AND an FX-8350 will put your ppd way up there.... otherwise, the H60 by itself will keep the temps of that 8120 nice and low (even overclocked) :)
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  21. Chicken Patty

    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    Yeah really looking forward to trying it out.
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  22. theonedub

    theonedub habe fidem

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    Should have the H60 shipped out this weekend.
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  23. [Ion]

    [Ion] WCG Team Assistant

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    Thank you! It's all of the generous members that really make the Team what it is :toast:
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  24. manofthem

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    I hope t_ski is alright. I PMd about the Orca headset that he won, but it shows that he hasn't logged in in 2 days. Anyway, I trust all is well with him, and I'll hang onto the headset for him, at least for a few more days :)
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  25. stinger608

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    seems like he stated somewhere that he was out of state at the moment. Can't recall what thread I read that in. :confused:
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