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Old 08-22-2007, 04:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 ST3250410AS 250GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM $69.99
8800 GTX 768 MB
Thermaltake Armor Series VA8000BWS Black Aluminum / Steel ATX Full Tower Computer Case $124.99
EVGA 768-P2-N831-AR GeForce 8800GTX 768MB 384-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card $509.99
Thermaltake Toughpower W0128RU ATX12V / EPS12V 650W Power Supply $144.99
Logitech G5 2-Tone 6 Buttons 1 x Wheel USB Wired Laser Mouse - Retail $45.99
Crucial Ballistix 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model BL2KIT12864AA804 85.99
GIGABYTE GA-P35-DS3R LGA 775 Intel P35 ATX Intel Motherboard $129.99
Thermalright Ultra-120 Extreme CPU Cooler $64.99
Grand total - 1505 with shipping + tax


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I think I got what I need now Feel free to comment the rig
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Don't get the 640mb gts, no better than the 320. It's either the 320 or the gtx. A good cooler is the tuniq tower but keep in mind its big. Should give you a great o/c though. Match that up with AS5 or mx-1 thermal paste and your good.
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^ cough cough.. yes
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you can get a pretty good TEC from coolit for about 169. it will keep your temps under 35 if you can spare the money
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thanks guys, keep em coming btw, what about the motherboard. Thikn a p35-ds3r would be the best way to go?
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^ definitely!!
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Okay cool, now I still need some help with cooling.
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what are you aiming for air,water,tec,phase change?
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^Don't forget luquid nitrogen!

Go with a tuniq tower or a zalman 9700.
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I dont know yet. Kinda discussing air or water.

Sorry, liquid nitrogen would be a little dangerous at my hands ;D
plus it runs out fast.
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