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

  1. bokou

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    Got my new HTPC in today... custom slim-dvd drive, 1 gig of flower RAM, 2 terabytes of hearts, and a remote
     

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    Looks pretty awesome there. I've been thinking about building an HTPC, I may just go your route, and put it right under the living room TV.:p
     
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    it's a sweet case the only downside is that it sprays glitter out of the case fans so if you're not cool with glitter you will prob wanna replace those
     
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    Is a unicorn included? If it has a unicorn I'm all in!
     
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    cadaveca My name is Dave

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    I love the paint on your walls, Bow.
     
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    The new " man cave " everything black and red,
     
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    Thanks :toast:

    I was about to say the same :laugh:
     
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    BOW you play with your computer to your right like this? i hope you have good headphone! lol
     
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    cadaveca My name is Dave

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    My two favorite colors...:laugh:
     
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    actually the walls are white - that's the pure sunshine that the PSU runs on that's making the wall light up yellow like that.

    edit: thought you guys were talking about my pic (didn't see Bow's load yet and wondered what was so special about yellow paint hehe)

    and sadly no, there are no unicorns included although they bundled some kind of unicorn MMO with the copy of Windows I got. The power LED is one of those "all the colors of the rainbow" LEDs though so it does have that
     
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    Nice and clean MoonPig!
     
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    Happy Motherboards Day;):D
     
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    Got a few nice deal at Smiley's Flea Market last Saturday. Only $2 got me:

    3GHz Pentium D dual-core CPU w/Intel cooler
    Asus P5B-VM SE
    Antec Minuet 300 & 300W Antec slim PSU
    80mm Antec Tri-Cool fan
    512MB Corsair DDR2 400MHz
    Matrox MGI-P65 64MB workstation graphics card (Anyone know how much this is worth?)

    I added a spare DVD burner, 2x 256MB DDR2, and spare 640GB 7200.12 which all culminated in a little build straight from ghettoland.

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    It looked like someone dropped the case on a corner so I had to pound out a bend in the panel to get things going again. Still the whole thing doesn't sit quite right with the DVD drive and front panel connections being a little misaligned. The panel is also scratched up, but for $2 it's impossible to go wrong.

    I need to get the memory amount to 2GB by borrowing some from another setup, and also need to reinstall windows as the current install on that drive is suited for a Dell (the new rig was randomly shutting off due to driver problems too).

    Also found was a nice looking 17" Samsung 4:3 LCD, which apparently doesn't work. I'll have to look into it further. Lastly came a Dell Inspiron 8500 with accessories for $25. Current status is unknown since it needs a charge, so I ordered a charger last night. Hopefully it will also turn out well.
     
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    Good score SJ the monitor probably has a duff inverter
     
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    Thought about rebuilding completely, but couldn't justify it. Doing some upgrading instead- GTX 580 and maybe a SSD. Will throw it all in this thing once I can turn my computer off after the Chimp Challenge ends :D

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    Do it NAO!!!!, Nice case;)
     
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    Here's mine ATM

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