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My friend and I are going to start building small, efficient Linux boxes.

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Cooling CPU: Noctua NH-D14, Case: mix of different fans
Memory 24GB DDR3 1866MHz- mix Samsung green 1600MHZ OC + Kingston Fury 1866MHz stock
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#26
Good idea to work for elderly people.. from expierence i can tell that they are more likley to pay well then the more greedy younger generation.. i worked for several years onsite with broken PCs
 
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Cooling Random big fans!
Memory 8GB Geil Black Dragon/2GB G-Skill 4-4-4-12
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#27
Perhaps a dual core Atom build running Vista?
 
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#28
Someone should do this for the xbox. Call it the PCX.

Later edit:
If you do this we could still use our xbox hand held wireless controllers (which I like), run our pc games and download all the mods we like, have our own common update support for everyone, and best of all, being non-propierty, they won't be able to screw us like on Oblivion and we can mod out the lousy ending of Fallout3.
 
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