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    Looking for Quality + Power User Case Recommendations (lots of drives & liquid cooling)

    https://www.newegg.com/p/N82E16811129021?item=9SIABVR9FT4021&source=region&nm_mc=knc-googlemkp-pc&cm_mmc=knc-googlemkp-pc-_-pla-idyiashop-_-cases+%28computer+cases+-+atx+form%29-_-9SIABVR9FT4021&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIypjn34eT5gIVg_hkCh0vqAAnEAQYASABEgJYpPD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds just throwing this out there
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    Ghetto Mods

    glad I could get you motivated ! now go burn some solder! XD also , im not sure why my pics only posted as links. im baffled
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    Ghetto Mods

    so heres another older mod I did ,but I think should see the light of day (glow of monitors?) probly one of the jankiest things I've made , but I still use it to this day. all i did was take an old rock band mic , cut off the bad mic (i think it was a diaphragm ) , and soldered an extra input...
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    Guide: adding paint to recessed letters and logos

    ha , i did the exact same thing to the raised lettering on the engine cover in my girls car. that lawn mower is way too clean XD
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    Guide: adding paint to recessed letters and logos

    So here's a simple little trick that I've been doing for years now to add a little "pop" to a case , or any other part with recessed lettering or any logos . all you need is : some acrylic paint rubbing alcohol paper towels a small brush and something flat. I'm using a sharpening stone...
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    Ghetto Mods

    thats a bummer , I"ve had 3 6950s and they all unlocked no problem.
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    Ghetto Mods

    ha! two 6950s in a row , I painted the red on mine blue . have you tried unlocking the card to a 6970 yet? I still have an actual 6970 water block from ek on my display shelf with the cards
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    Ghetto Mods

    So this is an older mod I did . But ghetto non the less. I got a cool-it aio second hand that only came with an intel mount and I wanted to put it in an amd rig. (it stayed through a couple upgrades all the way from a 790 board , to a 970 fx build) So whats the only thing laying around thats...
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    ORIGIN PC Introduces an Internal Liquid Cooling Distribution Motherboard Mount

    does it get shipped like this?
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    Net Netrality Redux: COX Service Provider Launches "Elite Gamer" Fastlane Add-on Service

    150GB cap here too , I recently lost my entire steam library (among alot of other things) in a fire here in california, and no other options for internet in the area I'm living in. probly gonna take me another year to get everything back without hitting my cap..
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    CORSAIR Hydro X Custom Watercooling Parts Up at Swiss Retailer + Visual Impressions

    well damnit , I knew these were on the way for a while...but i already have all the parts for my loop.would have been a nice compliment to my 1070 seahawks (that are corsair branded) , and dominator platinum side note , why are there no colors that match the silver/grey you see on other corsair...
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    Sounds like you did hard time under the ban hammer...
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    FX-8350 & GTX 980 vs i5-4670 & GTX 980

    I have a system with an 8350 and a 980 , I don't know exact details but I think it runs just fine
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    AMD FX 4350: My first FX build!

    Not a bad deal for an fx4xxx . I think I paid $45 for a 4300 on eBay a few years ago, it came wrapped in foam lol. I actually bought an 8350 bnib and they sent me two !! Depending on what you do, fx is a great budget choice. I still have a couple fx systems with 8350s , one has a 1060 and the...