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Windows 7: Show Us Your Rig [4]

05 Dec 2012   #681

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
I would raise it up to at least desk top level.
Oh wifey would have a fit then seeing the green light lol I can raise it up but I don't want to raise an open lip hahaha


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05 Dec 2012   #682
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Hmm, get a piece of black tape and cover the light or a new wife.

People walking, chairs moving, vacuuming, all create a lot more dust at lower levels where your fans are.
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05 Dec 2012   #683

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 / Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

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Nice effort moneybagman, it looks real nice. I would recommend getting a good CPU cooler though. The Intel stock ones aren't very good coolers.
Yeah, I have already found that out. I can definitely tell the CPU is hindered by the small fan. I plan to buy one for Christmas hopefully.
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05 Dec 2012   #684
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 X64 (Windows 8.1, Linux Mint, Windows XP and others in VM)
 
 

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Nice effort moneybagman, it looks real nice. I would recommend getting a good CPU cooler though. The Intel stock ones aren't very good coolers.
Yeah, I have already found that out. I can definitely tell the CPU is hindered by the small fan. I plan to buy one for Christmas hopefully.
If you plan to overclock that beast, save your money and get a good one.
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05 Dec 2012   #685

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Might I suggest a sealed water system, so many good ones out it really all depends on the case and available mounts which you have a great 240mm option in the top and of course the 120mm out the rear of the case. Check out my systems
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05 Dec 2012   #686

Windows 7 64 bit SP1
 
 

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Great rig GeneO, I too got a Seasonic X series only a 600watt for my old 8 core rig and you're 100% correct it's quality kit !
Great 'puter Alan. I was really surprised at the difference the Seasonic made over my old Antec (the Antec was after all a Seasonic under the covers). No more whine and quiet as can be.

Speaking of Antec and quiet, I added an Antec TrueQuiet Pro 120mm fan to the front of the case. It is pretty quiet at 600 rpm but at 1200 it has a definite audible tone. For the advertising claims and the price, all I should hear at 1200 rpm is the air
Gene, they want to know where you got the PCIe covers

A Guy
I am out of town on business, so I can't dig it up. I believe they are available on many PC customization sites. I was purchasing something else and saw them and said why not? I can dig it up when I get back the end of this week.

Cheers
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05 Dec 2012   #687

Windows 7 64 bit SP1
 
 

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My first build ever! I needed some more kick to do what I want. I do programming and visual design on my computer, as well as gaming. I am eventually getting 2x24" Asus vw246h monitors, but for now I am just using my TV. Here are some pics of the build:

Specs:
CPU: i7 3770k
GPU: EVGA Geforce SuperClocked+ 660ti 3GB DDR5
PSU: Corsair HX750 750w
Case: Corsair Obsidian 650D
SSD: Sandisk Extreme 256GB 6.0GB/s
MOBO: Asus Sabertooth Z77
RAM: Patriot 4x4GB 1600mhz DDR3
Optical Drive: ASUS 24X DVD Burner


PS. Yes, I cleaned up that wiring :3
Great rig you have built up there

I wonder why you are not getting a 7.9 graphics in WEI. That card should do this easily. Anyhow something you might want to investigate.

Cheers
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06 Dec 2012   #688

7 home premium 64bit
 
 

I'm sure Lamptron make slot protectors.
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06 Dec 2012   #689
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 X64 (Windows 8.1, Linux Mint, Windows XP and others in VM)
 
 

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06 Dec 2012   #690

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by essenbe View Post
Thanks but those aren't the ones. We were referring to the blue covers on the PCI-e sockets.
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