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Meh, Paslis's "Desk Art" owns this thing, hands down.
http://gathering.tweakers.net/forum/list_messages/1439066

In your opinion maybe, not mine. I have had bad experiences with floating desks, let alone putting thousands of moneys worth of pc in there too
post #12 of 36
Looks cool, but lacks in the graphics department. If space was an issue they could of at least gone with 2x GTX590's
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Meh, Paslis's "Desk Art" owns this thing, hands down.
http://gathering.tweakers.net/forum/list_messages/1439066

Or L3pD3sk
http://nl.hardware.info/forum/threads/224190-BiP-L3pD3sk/page15
    
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Originally Posted by XNine View Post

Meh, Paslis's "Desk Art" owns this thing, hands down.
http://gathering.tweakers.net/forum/list_messages/1439066

Or L3pD3sk
http://nl.hardware.info/forum/threads/224190-BiP-L3pD3sk/page15

Wow! Haven't seen that one before! That one is really slick too! I'd take L3p or Deskart over Swordfish. Both look very polished, very refined, engineered very well. Swordfish just looks so..... bleh. It doens't even look finished. Thanks for the heads up on that one Stuuut, +Rep
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Meh, Paslis's "Desk Art" owns this thing, hands down.
http://gathering.tweakers.net/forum/list_messages/1439066

**** that looks so good. Id love to rage on the same surface my pc is on tongue.gif
    
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2x 1200w?
What?! You only need like 1000w for that system (and that's being safe).
Also 1366? What about SR-3 tongue.gif

I'm with you there, they have about 1400w more than they need, what a waste. In all honesty I wouldn't vote for this thing in a PC of the year pole even compared to some of the computers I've seen on OCN this year.
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post #17 of 36
it may look good but is seriously lacking in the power department-not with the overkill of 2x 1200w PSU's though.
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post #18 of 36
Reminds me of a custom built case Syrillian (RIP :'( ) once made.

The specs are meh at best.
post #19 of 36
yeah...sell me desk and keep the components. I wonder what the price would drop to for that? Heh...probably not much
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Isn't THIS the actual source?:

https://secure.scan.co.uk/aspnet/forms/swordfish/
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