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Old 11-20-2005, 04:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Okay, I'm ordering this stuff *today*, so please help me out if I made any mistakes or forgot anything. No video card included, I'm going to use an 9200 Radeon for now. D:

Case: Thermaltake XASER, Armor Series; http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811133154

PSU: Antec TRUEPOWERII 550w http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817103931

RAM: Crucial Ballistix 2GB (Not so sure about this, tell me if there's anything better that's still under $300) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820146578

Optical Drive: NEC Black IDE/ATAPI DVD Burner
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16827152058

Windows XP Pro: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16837102153

Motherboard: DFI LANPARTY UT nF4 Ultra-D
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813136152

Harddrives:
Raptor; http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822144160
Western Digital; Western Digital Caviar SE16; http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822144701

Proccessor: AMD Opteron 170
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103586

Artic Silver? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835100007

Fan & Heatsink(Need help on this one;

Thermaltake Big Typhoon; http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835106061
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9500 Zalman; http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835118223

No video card, going to use an old *** one til Christmas
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looks like everything, Not a bad setup either
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Old 11-20-2005, 05:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Looks good.

Instead of getting the Raptor, go with two of these RAIDed together.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822148040

Cheaper, and the speed difference is so slight that you will never sense it.
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yeah everything looks good and do what trotter said instead of getting a raptor
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i like it just get the CNPS9500 and maybe save some money on the hdds
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