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Discussion in 'Cases, Modding & Electronics' started by DaMulta, Jul 7, 2008.

  1. Wile E

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    I have the same copy as you. Have you read the 6th book yet? Pretty good, but you can tell it's not Adams that did it.

    Hell, I'd rather be strapped into the Total Perspective Vortex.
     
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  2. Radical_Edward

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    It works really well. But it's only cooling a X2 at the moment. Next month it'll be cooling a X4 on a new Mobo. :D
     
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  3. (FIH) The Don

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    what mb are you getting Randal?
     
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    This one

    I have to get new RAM at the same time. Luckily selling this current mobo/RAM/CPU after that will help pay for the costs. :laugh:
     
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  5. (FIH) The Don

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    it looks nice bro, really nice for the price i must say:D
     
  6. Mussels

    Mussels Moderprator Staff Member

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    what an interesting board. i shall look into it myself.
     
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    haha...Randal :laugh:

    That looks like a pretty sweet board for the price. Liked your current ASRock board so you wanted more of it right? I don't blame you, I did the same for Gigabyte and Corsair.
     
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    Yeah, really liking my current ASRock mobo, and I want more of it. Plus that price is great for what it has.

    I used a Gigabyte mobo in a local build recently, I didn't hate it, but I like ASRock's Bios more. :laugh:

    +1 on the Corsair thing thou. I love their PSUs. :D
     
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    nice price for a well spec'd mobo Asrock looks to have come up in the world since i last bought one (socket A)
     
  10. eidairaman1

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    If their last PCI E slot wasnt weakened when a Full speed Device occupies the top 2, all PCI E 16X slots should be 16X or at the least 8x.
     
  11. Mussels

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    if we're still talking about the asrock board, it runs 8x/8x/4 or 16/0/4

    the chipset isnt designed for triple crossfire, 880G is the succesor to 780G - which is mATX (not meant for so many slots), asrock have just done their weird magic again
     
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    Wow that board does look good for the price! Nice find:toast: LMK when your ready to sell your old setup, I might be interest.
     
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    you could go gigabyte for less, and their boards tend to have dolby encoding on the onboard audio too.
     
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    I think it might be at the cost of that last PCI E Slot, who would put a 16x card in a 4x slot, I would have no idea
     
  18. Shaolin36

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    Hey guys, new member here. A bro from the 4chons told me to post here.

    A few days ago:
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    After some cable management:
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    Then added a makeshift fan held down by zip ties to do something with my empty 5.25 bays:
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    It's just sitting on top of my card reader with some velcro and zip ties:
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    Beautiful:
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    Ah hey man it was me with the other Sniper. Looks a lot better with the updated cable management. You should also fill out your system specs in the User CP to let people know what you're running. Welcome to TPU! :toast:
     
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    Nice look rig Shaolin36.

    I did something similar with a 120mm in my 5.25 bays for my CM 690.

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    Welcome to TPU Shaolin. Another great thing you can do. Cheap also. Get some aluminum. Cut it in the amount that you have left under the hdd. Spray it Black and it'll hide the wires that was left over. Yeah, you don't see it with the side panel on.. But boy, will it make a difference once you take it off! Did that with my Cosmos when I redid the Loop.


    But man, that sniper sure looks good. Yours and SJ's makes me think different about those cases.
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    Man, at times I miss that set up!


    Radical Ed. Nice mod for the fan. Looks great! :toast:
     
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    Thanks Cold Storm, I'm rather pleased how it turned out. :D
     
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    i think your rig turned out rather nice ed, especially from what you first posted here:p
     
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  24. Mussels

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    i did with my 4870 for less than a 10% hit in crossfire, a while back.

    i'll never go above 2 cards anyway, so thats not a loss.
     
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    Nice work Shaolin and welcome to TPU :toast:
     

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