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    Quote Originally Posted by Gereorth666 View Post
    Very.. Green! But you're not using a mouse pad? And is your audio 5.1? If so, where are your other speakers located? Bit curious. ;p
    Yep 5.1, it's a logitech Z-640 going strong 10+ years. The other 2(rear) are at the edges of my desk. At my old house they were setup behind me. I'm still trying to find the right spot in my house to do my full setup(trying to get the gf to let me take over the dormer). I can't crank up the bass to much as it'll rattle the pictures off the walls on the main floor, it's a surprisingly powerful little bugger. As for not having a mouse pad, never found a need for one..

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    Here goes:

    CPU: 3570k
    GPU: 7850(Asus)
    RAM: 8GB Corsair vengeance
    PSU: Corsair cx600
    Case: CM 690 II
    SSD: 256GB Samsung 830
    HDD: 1 TB samsung
    MoBo: Asrock z77 extreme 4

    Screen: Dell ultrasharp 24" + TV (both 1920x1080)
    Speakers: logitech z523 (not in pic)
    Keyboard: Logitech g510 / Razer Blackwiddow(not in pic)
    Mouse: Razer naga epic, Deathadder(Not in pic)
    Headset: RAZER CARCHARIAS

    Pic's:

    Inside the pc:
    https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.n...75041764_n.jpg

    Desk:
    https://fbcdn-sphotos-c-a.akamaihd.n...88460060_n.jpg
    Wow and scrubs, What else can you wish?

    User was infracted for oversized images.
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  3. #10863
    Quote Originally Posted by jessy100 View Post
    Is it just the angle of the pic or is the GPU sagging that much?

    Really good job on the cable management. Very clean looking install!

    Is it OC'd?
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    Quote Originally Posted by googz View Post
    Is it just the angle of the pic or is the GPU sagging that much?
    Looks to be sagging, but I've seen worse.


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    Quote Originally Posted by shadowdasher View Post
    http://imgur.com/BNwYgXJ
    http://imgur.com/3eSngkC

    i5 2500k
    Gigabyte p67a-ud4-b3
    8g RAM
    Nvidia 560 ti
    250g samsung 840 ssd
    1T Seagate Barracuda HDD
    1T WD Mypassport

    Ducky Shine II
    Logitech G400
    Logitech G13
    Xbox Game pad
    ^I approve of this.

    A bit messy at the moment :

    Inside view
    http://i.imgur.com/7VhSeS9.jpg
    (Gotta fix that sagging somehow, right?)

    "Corner"
    http://i.imgur.com/tLCfB9n.jpg

    Closer up
    http://i.imgur.com/CknHXLm.jpg
    (Jack is there to help me survive the harsh, skilled world of 2v2)
    Last edited by Sagryth; 2013-04-09 at 07:02 PM.

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    Sagryth, I like the computer - very clean. You should tidy up the cables at and behind your desk for a nicer impression.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Marest View Post
    Sagryth, I like the computer - very clean. You should tidy up the cables at and behind your desk for a nicer impression.
    Yeah, I've been thinking about rearranging my room so I'll probably try to clean those cables up while I'm at it.
    I never thought my PC would be considered clean though - I feel I'm quite awful at cable management.

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    This is mine mancave



    Anyway main comp spec:
    CPU: Intel i7-3770k
    MB: Asus Maximus V Gene
    GPU: Gygabite 660TI 2GB Windforce
    SDD: Samsung S830+
    HDD1: WD 640GB Black
    HDD2: WD 320GB Blue
    HDD3: WD 1TB Green
    Ram: 16GB Kingston HyperX 2400mhz
    Tower Case: Thermaltake SopranoFX
    Power Supply: Coolermaster Silent Pro M600

    Mouse: Logitech G500
    Keyboard: Logitech G19 - didn't unboxed yet my new 710+ Mechanical one still using this old G19.
    Headphones: Logitech G35
    Camera: Logitech 920c
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    Any chance you can either make a thumbnail or just link to the picture?

    I really didn't have a need for seeing your printer in actual size.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ItsRedd View Post
    Any chance you can either make a thumbnail or just link to the picture?

    I really didn't have a need for seeing your printer in actual size.
    You people are so lazy How hard is right click and view pic ?

    Updated :P
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  11. #10871
    http://i.imgur.com/MjSQcvA.jpg

    This is what I'm rolling with. Pretty standard I'd say but it works very well for me.


    i7-2600 3.40GHZ.
    16GB Ram.
    Nvidia Geforce 560 Ti.
    Corsair Vengeance 1500 headset.
    Corsair Neutron 256GB SSD.
    1TB HDD.
    Razer Goliathus Mousepad.
    Razer Black Widow Mechanical Keyboard(always thought the name was a little racist:P)
    Razer Naga 2012 Expert
    HP 23"(on the right)
    Fujitsu 22" (on the left)



    That's about it, granted it's nothing special but it works for me atleast.

    Lately I've been thinking maybe I should get a third monitor, what do you guys think? The jump from 1 monitors to 2 monitors is huge, but I don't know if the same applies when getting a third monitor. If anyone here has 3 monitors let me know how it's working for you, might give me the jump I need to buy a another one.

    btw, absolutely in love with this thread. Peace boys.

  12. #10872
    Heres my rig, Cooler master 430 elite case, AMD 965 CPU 3.4 Ghz, GTX 560, cooler master hyper 212 +, 8 g RAM, ASUS M4N68T-M V2 Board




    Last edited by flareside; 2013-04-09 at 08:08 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by flareside View Post
    Heres my rig, Cooler master 430 elite case, AMD 965 CPU 3.4 Ghz, GTX 560, cooler master hyper 212 +, 8 g RAM, ASUS M4N68T-M V2 Board
    That's a damn good cable management job with what you're working with.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sagryth View Post
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    @Sagryth What cooler is that?
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  14. #10874
    Quote Originally Posted by googz View Post
    That's a damn good cable management job with what you're working with.
    zip ties are my friend.lol. i hate the look of the cables
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sagryth View Post
    ^I approve of this.
    Thanks, it's an homage to Pete and the boys. I will forever miss seeing them in concert.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maglore View Post
    Vacuuming your PC is an extremely bad idea! Air rushing past a plastic nozzle will build up static. Static discharging onto PC components means dead components. I always cringe when I hear that people use a vacuum cleaner to clean out their PC, use a can of air duster spray its a much safer way of cleaning.
    Building up static and discharging a static shock are 2 completely different things. Id also mention we use compressed air to clean electronics quite frequently.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Silencer View Post
    You people are so lazy How hard is right click and view pic ?

    Updated :P
    There are plenty people around watching this forum on tablets or similar smaller screens. There can come no good of them having to load this MASSIVE in-post image.

    @Flareside: Looks clean! Is there an exhaust fan right above the CPU cooler? LEDs have me believe there is. Just don't see CPU coolers pointed upwards often.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maglore View Post
    Vacuuming your PC is an extremely bad idea! Air rushing past a plastic nozzle will build up static. Static discharging onto PC components means dead components. I always cringe when I hear that people use a vacuum cleaner to clean out their PC, use a can of air duster spray its a much safer way of cleaning.
    You can build up static without discharging it on your components. Anyway, using a vacuum isn't as unsafe as many would make you believe. Just make sure the nozzle doesn't make contact with the components and try to keep them grounded (by keeping the cable plugged in/regularly touching the case and nozzle).

    Compressed air without a vacuum = dust in your face. You don't want that.

    Or do as I do and use a compressor in the garage Careful for moisture (especially oil) though.
    Last edited by nocturnus; 2013-04-10 at 08:48 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by googz View Post
    Is it just the angle of the pic or is the GPU sagging that much?

    Really good job on the cable management. Very clean looking install!

    Is it OC'd?
    Quote Originally Posted by Marest View Post
    Looks to be sagging, but I've seen worse.

    The angle... yes... For some reason it just fits in this way. The way it is right now there is no pressure on the chip and not on the plate in the back of the case. if i would put it in on a perfect angle there would be a lot of pressure being put on the motherboard but the GPU so i decided to keep it this way. ps this is caused by the fact that the part wich goes into the back of the pc (god knows how its called) is a bit off. manufraction error i guess. but i did not find this a reason to go and replace it.

    and on the cable management: This took me about 2kilometers of Tiewraps(Zipties?) But i managed. Once i was finished i was fairly proud of myself especially knowing that this was my first self-build.

    I did not overclock it (yet). Only reason i would overclock is to make an older pc run new games and software, And OC'ing will not be needed on this pc for another 3-4 years is my estimate. I don't like to OC for fun.

    By the way, what temps do you guys have in your pc's? mine doesn't go over 39 celcius under gaming load. And thats really good IMO.
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    Quote Originally Posted by googz View Post
    @Sagryth What cooler is that?
    The CPU cooler is Scythe's Mugen 3.
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