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Ouch ! Well, you being up in northern florida, and p-pcs being in southern florida, that must cut down on the usual 4 day delivery times I experience here in eastern kansas. I prefer p-pcs, but dangit, its a 4 day wait most of the time.
Mmmm I think they are more in Eastern Florida? Usually 2 day shipping.

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Subscribed - Great build log, believe I have been talking with you over on the Aqua Forums in Germany. Anyways I had similiar issues with the inline sensors and wound up swapping them out with the phoyba ones. I will start putting together a build log for my economy stimulating caselabs build next week and try and post. If you need any help with the aquaero or aqua lines i'm always willing to help smile.gif
Hi tpb211, thanks I'll check out Phoyba in the future. You just may get some questions about the AQ5!
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led's installed in Phobya res and Raystorm . Soldered connections for the led's and sleeved. The power runs directly from a 6-pin connector at the psu. I like this color blue better than the super bright or UV led's. Can't seem to capture a good shot, looks better in person.
I'm thinking of backlighting the mobo tray with red led's. In the meantime the next project may be finishing up the second SATA power cable this weekend if there aren't too many honeydo's.




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led's installed in Phobya res and Raystorm . Soldered connections for the led's and sleeved. The power runs directly from a 6-pin connector at the psu. I like this color blue better than the super bright or UV led's. Can't seem to capture a good shot, looks better in person.
I'm thinking of backlighting the mobo tray with red led's. In the meantime the next project may be finishing up the second SATA power cable this weekend if there aren't too many honeydo's. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)



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Looks good merlin.
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Looks good merlin.
Thanks, you. smile.gif
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I don't feel so good...

the build is awsome smile.gif
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Ultra nice looking build Mandrix. cheers.gif Where did you get the block for your Aquaero from? I just bought a couple of Aquaero XT but, the place I bought them from had sold out of the waterblocks for them.
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I don't feel so good...
the build is awsome smile.gif
Thank you. Why don't you feel good??
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Ultra nice looking build Mandrix. cheers.gif Where did you get the block for your Aquaero from? I just bought a couple of Aquaero XT but, the place I bought them from had sold out of the waterblocks for them.
Thanks. I got the Aquaero block at PPC-s.
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Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
led's installed in Phobya res and Raystorm . Soldered connections for the led's and sleeved. The power runs directly from a 6-pin connector at the psu. I like this color blue better than the super bright or UV led's. Can't seem to capture a good shot, looks better in person.
I'm thinking of backlighting the mobo tray with red led's. In the meantime the next project may be finishing up the second SATA power cable this weekend if there aren't too many honeydo's.


NIGHT SHOT ! NIGHT SHOT !
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NIGHT SHOT ! NIGHT SHOT !

I will get some later on.

Trying to get a plan for sleeving these big honkin' USB 3.0 cables.

I did get a baseline 3DMark11 score finally but I used the 12.10 drivers. The 12.11 betas crash constantly, which is a shame as they gave a big boost at least to benchmarks.
This is with no voltage or memory changes and both core clocks running at 880 via Overdrive. I tried Afterburner 2.25 but can't seem to get it stable yet, might be the newer drivers IDK. This is pretty low considering I was able to OC the single card over 10000, but like I said this is stock settings. The Power Color cards seem to really shine when you can get some stable drivers under them.
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