I'd like to share what I've been buying recently.....
Another Sapphire 3850 AGP card and SoundBlaster Live card.....
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Which then followed by a
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Was looking about for one of these as I used to own one, but the actual Gainward model, 7800 GS+ I believe it was called?? Well there's one on Ebay right now for £300... I'm not paying £300 for one!
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I had one of these when I was doing a fair bit of benching back in 2015 when I had (and still do) issues with my ex and seeing my now, eldest... Used to be up more till 2 3 4 sometimes 5am in the mornings running benchmarks as it was a way to take my mind off what was going on.. Must be why I hardly sleep nowadays
Still, saw one of these boards and thought, I'll grab it.. Wasn't a bad price either with the CPU block, so, happy
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Another block for general testing
Intel fitting so I believe I can use that on pretty much any of my 115x boards and the 2011 set as well... Will come in handy because....
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I picked up another pump and AMD CPU block as well as another very cheap rad... Be interesting to see what the XSPC rad is like, 480mm model, should be interesting
Oh and the same gent was selling 32GB of G SKill DDR3 2133MHz CL9 stuff, so I thought, what the heck
I'm sure I'll need some more DDR3 at some point.. Sadly no boxes for the RAM but for the price, it'll do just fine
And finally for the moment, I managed to find another Formula-Z board with all the boxes and plastic covers this time... (Yes I am really that fussy!!) so the one I picked up a little while ago, I'll get that one up for sale just because I don't need two of these... (Yes I hope your sitting down for that one lol
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Pretty much everything is all tested and working fine, thankfully.. I am just having issues with the 3850 AGP card as no matter what driver I try to install the card with, it just won't take the driver. Have tried a few different OS and driver versions but it's a stubborn pain in the butt as I can't get it to work... Well, 3D work.. It's not even installing the Microsoft driver which is most annoying.. I can put in my working 3850 and it detects and installs the drivers perfectly. This one, no workie
Getting in touch with the seller again on this one....
A few more bits and pieces on the way.. Might have to order myself some more tubing for the loops I'll have to make up but otherwise, I think I'm pretty much set
Still keeping an eye on a few bits and pieces, namely Xeon E1680 V2's and a few motherboards.... We'll see how that goes
I wish I had more time for my steering wheels and pedals
Did you get the extra gear shifter as well with the bundle? (I'm guessing not by the pic but just thought I'd ask....