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i7 list here need some help/ advice.

hooj

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#1
Here is the list.

The WD is for the OS but can't shake the feeling that it is pointless. I will be using my 9600GT.
 

Fitseries3

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#2
if you run the os from a 100gb partition on the 1tb it will be almost as fast if not faster than the vraptor.

i'd look into a gigabyte mobo instead of the asus. those low-mid range asus boards have proven to need RMA rather often.
 

$immond$

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#3
I would just get 3 Samsung hard drives and out them in Raid 0, which would be faster than a V-raptor anyways.