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That 8800gt 1g was my favorite card of all..I wish it didn't get killed over my striker 2 board taking it out.. lol
how did your board take it out?
 
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oh god.....striker II :shadedshu
 

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no story, striker II was just the worst board i have ever bought:shadedshu:rolleyes:
 
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the pci-e lanes went crazy and took out the card..

I got a hold of Palit guy and he wasn't sure if I would get a purple card or not back... so I sent it back and grabbed my first 280.. :roll:
 
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Hey check it out, 3 83GB HDD platters! :D


They're a lot of fun to play with. I also got a strong magnet out of the drive that I tore apart.
 
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im impressed you didnt scratch them more than that haha
 
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im impressed you didnt scratch them more than that haha
One got a dent on it when my drill slipped (had to drill out some screws that stripped). They're all extremely hard to pick up off of the wooden floor and are very easily scratched, being so smooth.
 
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yep those center screws has gotten me crazy sometimes haha

but it really just shows that the harddrive is solid made :)
 
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Put the 295 in my main rig and the loop as well. For now it's going but I have one or two areas with some slight kinks. I will be getting some more 45º barbed fittings soon and some new tubing :) I'll take some pics then. For now here's the rad placement.

 

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nice rad :p
want to see the loop together.
 
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use som zipties to do antikink, that should work till you get a better solution
 

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with tape and zipties you can haz win :cool:
 
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I remember that card, it had the purple pcb they normally used on the XpertVision branded version. 99.9% of teh SOnic 1GB cards were green with a blue heatsink. I still have one of mine living in my dad's PC. lol.
yep. I was so waiting for the blue one, or even a yellow since that was seen around... but I got the "special one"... If I could of got it when I wasn't so strapped for cash.. I would of grabbed another card and kept that as a trophy... I miss that thing!
 

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use som zipties to do antikink, that should work till you get a better solution
lol. That's exactly what I did.

For my build I need to paint it black, but it's working great! 295 is 45ºc load when folding.





Tried zip ties, not working :( I'm going to get some tubing shortly, and some angled barbs, that fixes it for sure. :D
You have to tighten the ever living shit out of the zip ties. Use pliers to pull them. Seriously
 
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lol. That's exactly what I did.


You have to tighten the ever living shit out of the zip ties. Use pliers to pull them. Seriously
will the very small ones work too? I'm tightening them sooo much it's starting to just close the tubing even more :(

here's budget loop running. I'll be ordering a 45º rotary for that exit on the GPU block. This will do till I get going on the project phase of this build. :toast:



Here are the temps on the 295

 

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You need more than one, my friend. Think about how closely spaced anti-kink coils normally are.

Look at my rig for reference, I have 3 or 4 on each kinked bend.

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Why bother, temps are under 50C even with kinks. If you feel compelled to do something about it, then whatever but your results are phenomenal.
 
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Why bother, temps are under 50C even with kinks. If you feel compelled to do something about it, then whatever but your results are phenomenal.
I know, considering I don't even have a great pump, I am shocked with the temps. But most of the stuff was sent in at no charge, so not only are the results good, but even if they weren't I'll be happy regardless!
 
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