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kiriakost

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My first post at TechPowerUp but looks to be a great spot to bang my head against the wall with others
Do not count me in ... my health insurance has expired . :laugh:

Welcome HVAC tech . ;)
 
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#27
On topic:

Great job at managing those cables! It looks like your case restricts much air flow anyways, so it's a good idea to allow for the most optimal air flow for your setup. Once suggestion would be to finish up those sata cables, maybe tuck them above the drives or below. That helps the added fan to push more air to the gpu.

Off topic: Your PSU could stand to be upgraded, but are you overclocking? If your at stock then your fine as long as you havn't had any issues prior.
Thanks, yeah kenkickr gave me some advice I was going to test out on the SATA cables tomorrow. I will try out a couple things, and see if I can get them cleaned up.

I just started overclocking my GPU last month, and my CPU is stock at the moment. If I get any stability issues, I can always set the GPU back to stock, since every game runs fine anyhow, I was just getting some extra FPS. So far though, everything has been running fine.
 

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#28
Well done mate.

Looks fantastic!
 
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#29
i think my favorite psu is the one i got now: bfg es 800. thing is awsome.
 
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looks better but not the perfect
 
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Yeap, as I mentioned earlier, I am probably going to try that today if my new IDE cable, etc. shows up. Since I will have the case out anyhow.
 
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#34
You guys are funny dumbasses :p Pimpin your computers and making them clean like of you had a Honda civic...Do you? ;) Nice wires distribution if you dont go to a "Pimp my case" competiton :) It's clean enough so you dont get dust everywhere and easy to clean.
 

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#35
A lot of people ignore this simple rule. Getting rid of cable clutter.
 
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Would it be safe to say my EA380 would be of better quality than his Rosewill? lolz.
 
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#38
Look power supplies are useful if you have a bomb. I got a normal computer with low budget and my low budget power supply have 3 protective features and even if you dfont have a windows program that regulate the p/s fan speed it do it by itself. protected by a fuse and protected by overcurrent during shutdown in caseof thunder storm. Most of todays power supplies have those basic features as much as normal cars of todays even cheapers have airbags and ABS systems.
Up to yuo if you want some bling-bling in your computer the most important is that you have enough wattage in your P/S.
 
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#39
Would it be safe to say my EA380 would be of better quality than his Rosewill? lolz.
I think its safe to say my computer is faster than yours. :p

Sorry, you left me no choice. :laugh:
 

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#40
Yea but my PC is heavier than all , 23 kilos 50.70 lb :laugh:

True Heavy metal one :D
 
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#42
try turn around sata cables from other side of the case , or take a pen and role the sata cable on it ( it will be like a ribbon)