1. #13041
    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    Some things are priceless artifacts to us, collectors. What can I say? Would love to have one, though there are far wealthier people who would love to have them as well. :P
    When the first batch of those went out, I put bids on the Turalyon original. They went up to $300+ if I recall. I pulled out around that mark. Some went for as little as $200, others (Hellscream I think) took in well over the $500 mark.

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    Hmm, why do I feel like I remember seeing them for over $1,000?
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    The bidding started at $100 per. Some took in way higher amounts than others. I think the highest one took in over 3k? id have to google hound it to find out, lol.

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    Oh my, my memory is shot. Maybe I didn't see the initial bidding prices, as when I looked they were way up there, simply too much for me at the time. Now? I could definitely afford one, at those prices.

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    Tried Googling and even found a page with a direct link to Blizzard's ebay store for the blades, it no longer exists. Somehow we need to find the history, but I don't use ebay enough to be too good at that. lol I even checked "sold listings" and found nothing. D:
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    I can't even find my own listing from my purchase history so I think the chances of finding the others are quite slim!
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    I should have bought one; my server (Dragonmaw US) sold for only about $270 at the time

    New Project: Video card and RAM are in the mail as of today. Need to find what CPU Cooler I want and what case fans I'm going to use; waiting to order those things until it's all assembled though!

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    Well that case looks mdpc.com-inspired... is it? :P
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    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    Well that case looks mdpc.com-inspired... is it? :P
    I'm not sure what you mean by million-dollar-pc.com inspired.

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    added two more pics, realized i never posted a pic of the case itself

    and no, not mdpc inspired; developed by two guys on the [H]ard forums and manufactured by Lian Li. Best $200 i've ever spent on a case, EASILY. build quality and little things they thought of when making this are all top-notch

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    So the bridge came in today. And for those not in the know, I've long since stopped posting relatively small pictures, so those thumbnails lead to higher res nowadays.








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    Is it just me or have you been building that PC for like the past 1 year o_O

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xuvial View Post
    Is it just me or have you been building that PC for like the past 1 year o_O
    ...Uh, let's see...

    CPU+motherboard+RAM has been around since forever... the hard drive is also from the same machine... And the reservoir/pump top is still the same! It's a new pump though, a different case, new powersupply, new graphics cards (2x 290X cards!), new radiators, five new fans, different hard drive cage...

    I don't know, do you think it's the same machine if about, err, 4 components are reused?

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    Who was it who asked for pictures of the 'underside' of the graphics cards, ie the waterblock? Nocturnal, or someone else? I forget. Anyway, it's not easy to get a good shot of it since it's quite a small machine, as it turns out.




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    EK+ Noise Blockers. I love it. Those the eLoop fans on the upper rad?

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    Yes. I need to admit I really like the appearance of the sides of the fans, 'cause they've got this real pretty pattern on them...

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    Your stuff is looking real pretty there Drunken, but please if you can get one of these! I think it can be mounted on even with your reservoir mod, not a 100% sure though, it would look nicer ^^ Oh and I sent you a PM with my idea for your loop config!

    I've put in an order for some Primochill Acrylic tubing, some tools to bend and cut it and all the likes! I ordered it today and it's already been shipped, yay FrozenCPU! My case is currently off being powdercoated a lovely white(RAL9016 for those in the know), can't wait to get it back!
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    EK have a similar piece for this pump/res config. At the current moment just can't afford one right now though, so like other things right now it will simply have to wait for a little.

    EDIT: Out of laziness I decided to try something. Namely, I removed the sticker entirely from it! And now the pump/res looks much better.
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    Fair enough! What tubing size do you intend to use with this?
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    Undecided, since I'm pondering between hard tubing or soft tubing. If I go with EK's newest line of tubing (a matte black, which seems like a beautiful idea) then there's only one size IIRC. Ideally, I prefer smaller tubing nowadays. I've used 1/2" ID 3/4" OD before, and the fittings are just too damn huge for most waterblocks to fit comfortably.

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    Wow, great job so far man! Keep it up!
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    Fair enough, in larger builds like mine I feel 1/2"ID 3/4"OD works fine, but for smaller builds I prefer to run smaller tubing.

    Primochill came along with some really interesting Acrylic Tubing that I've ordered, might be something you'd want to look into?
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