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Old 03-17-2009, 03:15 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default my new pc :)

i put her together last week works beautifuly

ill let the pix do the talking

will add another 6gigs of ram and water cooling soon!










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Old 03-17-2009, 09:12 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Far out man, congrats, did someone on here recommend that build for you?

You just let the motherboard sit on the carpet like that? I wouldn't.
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Old 03-17-2009, 10:39 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Congrats on your build.....enjoy your new pc.

I agree....next time build on a platic mat or something. That way you do not have to worry about static electricity.
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Nice build, but yeah the carpet thing was the first thing to shoot through my head when I saw the pics. Yeah, 6 gigs is nice. Do you need to upgrade to 6 soon though? Do you have slowdown in anything? I would wait for some more price drops if I were you. I went straight up six cause I used 2 gig sticks. I can go up to 12 now if I want.
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I still don't see why people use the HAF. I've never liked the look of it
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It looks ok, it's not for everyone. :P

Carpet bad!
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Nice build. Clean up the wires a bit. I always set the motherboard up on the anti static bag that the board comes in. Good job.
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Old 03-17-2009, 12:50 PM   #8 (permalink)
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i like how OCZ slapped a label on a 4GB kit and a 2GB stick
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Looks great Only a stock cooler?
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buy a cpu cooler stat! my i7 runs cooler with an aftermarket cpu cooler overclocked to 3.8, than it did stock clocked with the stock cooler. lol
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