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FINAL BUILD: tonight is the night, need final OKs

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Atnevon, Sep 14, 2007.

  1. Wile E

    Wile E Power User

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    Very good build. I hope it serves you well.
  2. kwchang007

    kwchang007 New Member

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    Severn, MD, USA.
    Honestly, for one 8800 gtx....go for the Corsair 620HX....modular, good efficiency...one of the best PSUs on the market. sorry i didn't see the op post
  3. Frick

    Frick Fishfaced Nincompoop

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    Not whit my Easycon. ;)
    Dunno why really, but the cables are far to stiff for that.
    10 Year Member at TPU
  4. panchoman

    panchoman Sold my stars!

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    there is something wrong with modular cabling, and its one of those things that most people dont know about, with modular cabling, you get a voltage drop due to the increased electrical resistance, which can be as high as 2 feet of normal wiring, its sort of like digital video cabling, the longer the hdmi/dvi cabling, the more resistance, the poorer video quality, same with modular, the resistance caused by modular cabling can be equal to that of adding 2 feet of electrical cabling, imo, that outweighs the extra airflows. with proper routing and cable management, you can have good airflow with a non-modular psu.

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