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Old 11-30-2007, 11:55 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Default Re: Antec Nine Hundred Core2Duo Build Log...

Looks good! I'm intrigued now to see your finished project.
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Default Re: Antec Nine Hundred Core2Duo Build Log...

I also have an antec900 and yes, compared to other cases, the wire management is pretty shoddy.
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well, it's the worst I've come across.
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It isn't that bad, the mobo tray has pre-cut places through which you can route wires behind it. Clearly it isn't excellent, but if you don't want to cut up a 140.00 case, then it gets the job done.
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It isn't that bad, the mobo tray has pre-cut places through which you can route wires behind it. Clearly it isn't excellent, but if you don't want to cut up a 140.00 case, then it gets the job done.
Those are only the newer ones.
Mine had a solid mobo tray and I had to drill holes.
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Ok, well..... last night, I was having an issue getting the ATI drivers installed.... got tired around 3am ish or so, called it quits. Tried again this morning, and worked like a charm. Not sure how I am gonna like this 64 bit OS though.... SATA DVD burner might not be supported.

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1st try - 6600 - last night
2nd try - 5500 - last night (after a reboot)
3rd try - 5790 - after successful driver install this morning

I am still feeling really tired, and I am at work now, so I am trying to think if there was anything I forgot to do last night when doing the install and everything. Do those scores seem right?
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lol, I don't even know where to start with all the wires
but luckily this case runs cool as it is with all those fans +CNPS9500
I actually feel cold sitting next to the case
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So how are you liking that board. That and the Abit x38 board are the 2 im looking at for my next build if i get my hands on some cheap 3870s.
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Default Re: Antec Nine Hundred Core2Duo Build Log...

he's not cutting up the antec, are you ED?
i thought that was the big chief or whatever...
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Yeah.... the Antec Nine Hundred is under the knife..... It's gonna look sweet when it is all done.
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