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UK LN2 Event Cambridge March 2012

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There will be an Ln2 event in March 2012 held in the University City of Cambridge. Dates 17 - 18 March 2012 Check in on the 16th

There will be a Live stream with multiple cameras and commentary from our hosts on Overclock.net Justin TV Channel for both days so pencil it in your diaries folks.

There are 18 Overclockers attending, many of whom are coming to learn and bench Liquid Nitrogen for the first time. It should make for an interesting livestream for those looking to learn a little from the class and see what this is all about. Things will get seriious when the competition takes place between the Pros!

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Planned Itinerary - the event will be catering for first timers as well as the more experienced LN2 bencher's.

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served with pubs. In 1597 there were 80 ale houses, although this was reduced to 50 because too much corn was being used for ale instead of bread! By 1749 the number had risen to 156 inns and pubs, serving a population of 10000. Today, the 110 pubs serve a population of around 125000, an average of 1136 people per pub.

Event Venue – The Boathouse

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http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?q=the+boathouse+chesterton+road&hl=en&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&hq=the+boathouse+chesterton+road&radius=15000&t=h&z=16




Vantage 11 Contest

To assist UK bencher's in their preparation for global benching competitions a Vantage11 contest will be held on the morning of the second day.
Three hours will be allocated for the event in line with international event standards.
Hardware limitations will be discussed closer to the time of the event and will be dependent on the types of hardware used.
Manufactures have expressed a great interest in the outcome of this event I might add. biggrin.gif



Pictures and recordings from the event (Click to show)
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Originally Posted by HiVizMan View Post

Friday
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2:20pm loading the Van - well actually Ashley loading the van I was on the phone the whole time.
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Lads who arrived early on Friday had a chance to catch up and chat and drink a cup of tea together - think someone ordered tea thumb.gif
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Nope not him, ever biggrin.gif
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Here we all are setting up the venue after a few beers, Daulist kindly offers his face as support. Just in case the lady fell of course tongue.gif
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The stuff ... ooo so shiny.
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Same stuff just different photo, 48 pages of notes on the table ready for the course. Not sure anyone has read them yet wink.gif
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Our Room with a view
Saturday
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Early in the morning waiting for the event to start. Still two groups - old hands and the new guys, that did not last very long:thumb:
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What do you mean we are having a written test...?
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Hehe ... I don't mind a test bring it on I say.
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Thank heavens the lecture is over and we can tuck into the cool stuff. Pass the eraser.
part 2 to follow
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Sat cont.
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Ok maybe too much eraser but it does make a nice bowel redface.gif
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hy did it have to be raining, look how pretty that deck is looking.
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Graham "Thank **** I don't have to do the course"
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Blindfitter "There was a course? No way there is only PCMark05."
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I never want to go back to base, never....
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Running the show the boss dude and dudette
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Winner best Tee Shirt of the event
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No Dave say it ain't so ... don't go the LN2 route that is the way of evil. Borandi trying to wrench the Dewar away from Blindfitter to stop him going over to the dark side.
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Go away I am busy
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What you mean am I benching?
Part 3 to follow
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Sunday
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So peaceful
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Ross the Landlord of the pub filling the coffee machine. These guys really looked after us. thumb.gif
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What new guys? Now we are all just benchers...
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Man this beats mowing the lawn.
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I get 165K 3Dmark05 and you buy me dinner yes?
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This is how you enjoy benching with mates.
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Stressed what us, nah Livestream will happen. No really it will. biggrin.gif
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Kenny smelling his finger. Anyone seen the monkey????
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50l of LN2 is not a problem for super Claire.
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You said it would happen dammit, Where is my livestream?
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See I told you I was going to bench.
To be continued...
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Originally Posted by Dualist View Post

Piccy time.....!!!!
Start of the day on saturday...
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Cataloge man Scoota filling the dewars...
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PCmark05, win7, transparent windows tweaking in action with Rawz and Blindfitter (with Kronz in the background)...
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My rig cold on the first day, 295gtx was a pain the backside, I hear there was Stella watch for most of saturday...
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Guys have got their boards insulated...
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Drift getting into it...
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Ginger and Monkey cam...
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Drinking all day and LN2 can cause strange effects on you...
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It's even affecting Dagmar...
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32m pi can be frustrating...
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Scoota begging to have control of the mic for the live feed...
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Standing on a chair with LN2 and a mapp torch.... I've no idea where she gets it from tongue.gif
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My hero Kenny fixing my 580gtx that I killed last July...
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How many feakin updates..???
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Borandi sampling LN2, sadly I didn't get any pics of him pouring biggrin.gif
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Someone on my lappy keeping and eye on my vantage, 580 working, yay.!
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Interview time during the competition, Hiviz and K404...
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Interview time again but with Sidistic...
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Originally Posted by kitfit1 View Post

Ok folks, a few pics from the weekend:
Dagmar gives the "noobs" a rundown on what to do.
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The first thing is "I drink Abbot" and don't forget it biggrin.gif
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Dave (Blindfitter) giving 3D Mark 06 a good seeing to.
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Unkie Dave (Dualist) getting in position for some more "Lube" biggrin.gif
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The "noobs" finally discover the beer is to be kept in the glass or bottle, not the flask smile.gif
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Day 1 recording http://www.justin.tv/overclocktv/b/311953680
Day 2 with the commentary and competition smile.gif http://www.justin.tv/overclocktv/b/312072218 Think we started the comp at around 2:40
Was a great event, good to meet up with everyone again and to see some new overclockers. Everybody learned a lot, great way too get started smile.gif Really impressed with how fast everybody progressed, well done thumb.gif
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Put me on that list dagmar now ha ha thumb.gif
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Put me on that list dagmar now ha ha thumb.gif

Done
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What is the cost, being want to make my self better at OCing and this looks perfect. Nice one guys thumb.gif
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Once we have the venue sorted out we are then able to provide a accurate cost. Check back in a few days time. smile.gif
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Will do, great work on setting this up thumb.gif
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Can I come? smile.gif Will have to check pence first though
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Can I come? smile.gif Will have to check pence first though

Kenny you are in like Flynn. Are you on line MSN tomorrow?
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Hopefully those dates get sorted out soon so I can coordinate with work. I so want to come smile.gif
    
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Woohoo! biggrin.gif Cheers!

MSN....tomorrow....... for you, sure wink.gif
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