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post #41 of 52
quick question!did you benchmark for fun if temperature stayed lower or whatever while benchmarking?(mainly the motherboard?)
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I haven't bench marked as of yet
post #43 of 52
nice skinning technique , its a PITA maintaining the pattern straight







(assuming thats what u did biggrin.gif ... unless u used ni-doc and clearcoat it lol)
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post #44 of 52
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nice skinning technique , its a PITA maintaining the pattern straight

Was going to say the same thing. Lookin great!
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Well i got the build done last night. Havent been able to get pictures uploaded. I went to boot up and i cant get the maximis v gene to post. It doesnt show a code at all the last code it uses is 4f. Im gonna try a few more things today and hopefully i can get it working. (fingers crossed)
post #46 of 52
Good luck buddy. Hope you get it figured out
   
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post #47 of 52
subbed for carbon fiber! its hard not to love it ;P
     
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post #48 of 52
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This is the next update. I hope everyone has enjoyed the progress so far. The future holds lots of improvements on what i have so far. I'm not sold on this motherboard and i'm regretting not getting the sabertooth. But you never know it may win me over.

Got the power supply it so far
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Got the sexy motherboard in there

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Got the rest of the parts in. I was having trouble with the mobo hence the wire retardation going on:thumb:
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Neat fan controller i picked up
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I picked up my sleeving tool from the post office today and got my first pin related injury within 20 minutes doh.gif
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Next step will be full on sleeving. I have a green para cord for that. Then a massive wire cleanup! wheee.gif
post #49 of 52
hmm kinda looking at the carbon fiber from that pic ... looks like carbon fiber sticker lol , come on , tell us your "secret" technique LOL
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post #50 of 52
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hmm kinda looking at the carbon fiber from that pic ... looks like carbon fiber sticker lol , come on , tell us your "secret" technique LOL
he did, someone guessed it. he laid mesh over it and sprayed paint, then moved mesh just slightly diagonally and sprayed other color
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