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Old December 2, 2010, 08:19 PM
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Default Rebuild on current rig (minor upgrades)

So recently iv purchased a few things, and am doing a complete rebuild, pretty excited, haven't booted in 2 weeks...

Since last run iv purchased:
- 6 GB G. Skill PI 1600 7-8-7-24 (bringing it to 2000Mhz 9-9-9-24 hopefully)
- 120GB OCZ Vertex 2
- 64GB Crucial C300 (Selling, ordered it, then got a awesome deal on the OCZ...)
- HAF X case

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New stuff (getting case tommorow, only stock on other side of city)





Current build (Please no cable comments... I know its bad lol, happy theres better management on the X.

Pics to come tommorow!


Also, anyone know where I can get good stenciling? I wana write her name on the side...
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Old December 2, 2010, 09:45 PM
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Own the HAF X.. Love it!
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Old December 2, 2010, 09:48 PM
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Own the HAF X.. Love it!
Heh, well iv been told if I love my HAF 932 ill love the X.
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Curious, what was your motive behind buying the crucial SSD?
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Curious, what was your motive behind buying the crucial SSD?
355mb/s Read speed :3

Just finished, after reinstall will upload pictures!
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Old December 3, 2010, 08:29 PM
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The HAF is hot! I want to get the Black Edition.
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Also, anyone know where I can get good stenciling? I wana write her name on the side...
Try looking up a airbrush artist in the yellow pages, got to be a few in Calgary.
Or you could go and get it cut at a decal store ( we have on locally but thats BC)

And yeah Cable management.....:)
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