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post #991 of 3982
PCB is much more black than pictures I had seen before. This pleases me.
hahahah but really thanks for the update thumb.gif
post #992 of 3982
Haha sounds like an epic trip... Hope it was awesome!

EDIT: And an epic board biggrin.gif
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post #993 of 3982
Epic trio, epic board, epic case. Whats missing. Oh yes epic cells.

Also why isnt this in the mods section?
post #994 of 3982
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Originally Posted by cpachris View Post

This....from the man who got rid of his Nautilus speakers because they clashed with his Ferrari? tongue.gif

They looked good with the Aston....



And they fit in well with the aquarium too....



And the Sohal liked them as well....



Enjoy the laundry..biggrin.gif
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post #995 of 3982
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They looked good with the Aston....
And they fit in well with the aquarium too....
And the Sohal liked them as well....
Enjoy the laundry..biggrin.gif

One butler or two? party.gif
post #996 of 3982
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Along with the Asrock boards, I got my memory in the same package. Went with 64 GB (8 x 8) of Corsair Dominator GT 1866






Nothing too flashy about this ram, but I think its attractive. Decent speed and fairly tight timings. My hope will be to push it up to around 2100 or so. My understanding is you really won't be able to tell much of a difference above that, and because my memory is so dense, I might not be able to get much faster.






Here it is in the board on the tray:






And some pictures inside the case:







You can see by the case pictures that the red heatsinks don't match my color scheme at all. Right now I'm planning on waterblocks for the ram (I know...I know...unnecessary....don't want to hear it), so the red fins will come off. If for some reason I don't get blocks, I would probably do a light dusting of paint on the heatsinks to make them crimson.

Other mod opportunities with the ram include the stickers. Same way I made the custom vinyl stickers for all the fans, I will probably do something like that for the ram. The stickers have a little bit of the bright red, ....which clearly must go. Some crimson BBBB stickers are in order.

Working on some pictures of the GTX 690's right now. Should be posting more later tonight. I could probably post them quicker if Rocky would come fold my laundry. thumb.gif
post #997 of 3982
wow this is an insane build! i can't wait to see the finished product!
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post #998 of 3982
Still havent painted the baby fans.
post #999 of 3982
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One butler or two? party.gif

In the words of Neil Young...A man needs a maid, and in my case, 2 maids.
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post #1000 of 3982
Wow amazing build! Keep the photos coming!

Post 1000 woo!
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