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Poll Results: Do you place your rig on the desk?

Poll expired: Sep 28, 2011  
  • 51% (226)
    yes
  • 48% (209)
    no
435 Total Votes  
post #61 of 154
Desk.. granted its not a desk more like a 6 seater glass table... so yeah.. i have 2 machines on there!
post #62 of 154
Tryna' catch me ridin' dirty.


aesthetics isn't my thing
Edited by Khaotik55 - 7/30/11 at 10:02am
post #63 of 154
I used to, but moved it to the floor after a rebuild.

Pros of desk:
- Easier to work on
- Less dust

Pros of floor:
- less noise
- slightly better temps
- lights don't annoy me
- more desk space

Unfortunately, it hurts my back a ton to work on the rig now, but I think its worth it.
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post #64 of 154
I've had my gaming desk for almost 20 years and it doesn't have enough space so the rig gets it's own shelf.

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post #65 of 154
i dont' even have room for my 3rd monitor on my desk, so i have my PC sitting on a 6ft tall glass AV stand next to my desk, perfect height to look in side it :-)
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post #66 of 154
I do because i like to keep the side off and look at it.

(Look in my pics)
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post #67 of 154
I have room for all this on my desk
a super tower and big mid tower
a biga** amp and 8 biga** amped speakers
a 17"crt and 22: lcd
and a 15 laptop
and lots of junk

woot
big desk I have
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post #68 of 154
I scavenged some cabinet tops from work and added Ikea table legs to build something that'd give me room for the receiver, rig, scanner and printer. I realize I need to clean.

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post #69 of 154
Currently on a computer shelf built-into the desk. However when I get my new case it will have to be either on the desk or on a separate stand due to it's height.

Should be good though, nothing like getting an e-boner from staring at your computer hardware.
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post #70 of 154
There's not enough space to put it under my desk strangely enough, so I have it taking up about half the space on one of my desks.
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