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This is the window after one coat of black. It's too cold to do the second atm :(



Whats my cable management like?
 
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If you don't have a hole saw piggy I'll send you mine if you wanna do the PSU flip mod :D
 
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And you don't want to know how annoying it is voiding a PSU warranty to retrieve screw is!
 

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Nice acid! well my new MSI G33M motherboard came in yesterday and it looks good! was reading the manual and i must say with PCIex 2.0, 1333FSB, 45nm support, OC software/bios options, its not bad for a 40$ board.




*EDIT*

Found someones overclocking results for this board and a Q6600. From what ive read its a decent clocker for G33 series boards.

 
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wait, the pics at newegg or where it was i saw it had 5 sata ports , that one you got only has 3 sata ports?
 
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wait, the pics at newegg or where it was i saw it had 5 sata ports , that one you got only has 3 sata ports?

But still has the solder points : /
 
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yeah, but i wouldnt try to solder 2 sata ports on it :roll:
 

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you could get a pro to do it, but that will cost you i think?

i have no idea about what it costs, but i think you could do it? but i dont know
 
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I've soldered on AGP slots onto dell mobos and reflashed the bios and got it working, its possible but not often worth it.
 

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I dont think ill use all 3 sata ports anyways due to the current hard drive i have for the machine is IDE and also the DVD drive is IDE.

Once my CPU comes in (penium D 830), i will be ready to install the motherboard and fire it up in the nostalgic DELL case :) *Operation retro*
 
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Flip that PSU over, shove another white fan in the back and call it a job done inside, Pig. :toast:
If i flip my PSU, i can't have an intake at the bottom. The Modular cables get in the way.

Otherwise, i'd have it the other way round from the start...
 
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Pics to explain what you mean ploz :D
 
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My 140mm fan nearly touches my PSU and the modular cables are all on one side. If i was to flip my PSU, i wouldn't be able to plug any cables in because the fan would be in the way. Id rather have my computer working and a fan than just my computer working.
 
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Intake on the floor can cause a fair bit of turbulence actually, have you tried to see what temps are like without?
 
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I'm alright. The fan acts as a good cover for odd cables. Think i'll leave it. It hasn't caused me the slightest bit of trouble so far.. so no change.
 

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My PSU was fine that way to until I dropped a screw inside it by mistake....I soon learned my lesson and flipped it over. :)

Also, going on what most 140's perform like...I'm not sure the one at the bottom makes much difference either way.
 

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My PSU was fine that way to until I dropped a screw inside it by mistake....I soon learned my lesson and flipped it over. :)

Also, going on what most 140's perform like...I'm not sure the one at the bottom makes much difference either way.
eww that sounds horrible! im glad my case has a air port at the bottom so my PSU can breath
 

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eww that sounds horrible! im glad my case has a air port at the bottom so my PSU can breath
Fishing around inside your PSU to find a screw you dropped isnt the best thing to be doing with your stuff. :rolleyes: :slap:


The Lian Li's I have both have "rails" the PSU sits on so you can flip the power supply over and it still sucks in air like normal.




Edit: A tip to avoid dropping stuff down in to your PSU is to place a used Christmas card/similar object over your PSU's fan while you work on your rig. :toast:
 

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I just got a new stable OC. What do you guys think? Safe for 24/7 use?

I finnaly got a nice stable OC. What do you think?

Phenom II 955@3.58Ghz 1.45v
210fsb

34c-36c idle
50c-52c load (100% for an hour)

Ill post pics of my new cooler as soon as I find my camera lol