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post #1 of 6
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Heloooooo all ....what a great forum !!!

So im building a new system...haven't a clue about over clocking.
Dont know the slightest about what i can and cannot do.
So..... i thought id sign up on this board and learn from the best !! (you guys are the best right?)

If you have any suggestions or can offer any advice & steps please feel free to do so

Thanks !!

Here is a list of what i have including a picture of the build so far.

Logisys Hand Crafted Acrylic Case
EVGA nForce 680i sli socket 775 Motherboard
Intel Core2Duo E6400 2.13Ghz CPU
ULTRA 550W X2 ATX SLI power supply
OCZ Dual Channel 2048MB PC8500 1066MHz DDR2 SLI-Ready Memory
Western Digital RaptorX 150GB 10K RPM SATA-150 Hard Drive
BFG GeForce 8800 GTX
Thermaltake Big Water 745 Liquid Cooling System

CHILLER RIG
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
QX6700 ASUS P5N32E-SLI BFG 8800 GTX OCZ DC 2048MB PC8500 1066MHz 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
RaptorX 150GB 10K Vista Ultimate 3head2go & 3 LG 19" on rack Cyber Snipa 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
BFG 1000w Logisys Hand Crafted Acrylic Case Logitech G5 Gamma Pad 
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CHILLER RIG
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
QX6700 ASUS P5N32E-SLI BFG 8800 GTX OCZ DC 2048MB PC8500 1066MHz 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
RaptorX 150GB 10K Vista Ultimate 3head2go & 3 LG 19" on rack Cyber Snipa 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
BFG 1000w Logisys Hand Crafted Acrylic Case Logitech G5 Gamma Pad 
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post #2 of 6
Boot with....F8 or F10 and go to the bios first...

Where is Chozart and The Pook when you need them...?

Okay, let's see...You know...you might be able to add an extra fan to point at the mobo, since it may get dusty. But you asked about overclocking, huh? Look, I am terrible with instructions. I have to be looking at it. Sorry...
Colossus
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 eVGA 680i x2 eVGA 8800GTX in SLi 2Gb (x2 1Gb) DDR2 800 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
x2 500Gb RAID 0 Samsung 18x DVD+R Burner Windows Vista Ultimate 37" LCD 8ms 1080i (w/built-in HD-Tuner) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Saitek Eclipse 1000watt BFG Tech. Custom Yo. Logitech G5 Laser 
Mouse Pad
My Desk 
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Colossus
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q6600 eVGA 680i x2 eVGA 8800GTX in SLi 2Gb (x2 1Gb) DDR2 800 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
x2 500Gb RAID 0 Samsung 18x DVD+R Burner Windows Vista Ultimate 37" LCD 8ms 1080i (w/built-in HD-Tuner) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Saitek Eclipse 1000watt BFG Tech. Custom Yo. Logitech G5 Laser 
Mouse Pad
My Desk 
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post #3 of 6
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Update....so now im thinking about going with Phase Change...??? Hmmm???
Returned the two 7900's and ordered the 8800 !
Maybe i could just add add a chiller to this setup ?
CHILLER RIG
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
QX6700 ASUS P5N32E-SLI BFG 8800 GTX OCZ DC 2048MB PC8500 1066MHz 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
RaptorX 150GB 10K Vista Ultimate 3head2go & 3 LG 19" on rack Cyber Snipa 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
BFG 1000w Logisys Hand Crafted Acrylic Case Logitech G5 Gamma Pad 
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CHILLER RIG
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
QX6700 ASUS P5N32E-SLI BFG 8800 GTX OCZ DC 2048MB PC8500 1066MHz 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
RaptorX 150GB 10K Vista Ultimate 3head2go & 3 LG 19" on rack Cyber Snipa 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
BFG 1000w Logisys Hand Crafted Acrylic Case Logitech G5 Gamma Pad 
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post #4 of 6
Go to User CP, and fill out your system specs.

I honestly don't think phase is worth it. Its way to expensive for my tastes, and look at what I spent on my rig =/

IMHO, get a 2nd G80 and a QX6700 before phase...
The Leviathan
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 6700k @ 4.7GHz MSI Z170A Gaming M7 12GB NVIDIA Titan X (Pascal) 32GB G.Skill Ripjaws V (DDR4 3200) 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
2x 1TB Samsung 960 PRO 193TB unRAID Server 3x 140mm Noctua NF-A14 Noctua NH-D15 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro x64 65" LG 65E6P (4K OLED) Ducky DK9008 Shine 3  Corsair AX860 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
Corsair Obsidian 750D Logitech G502 Proteus Sprectrum Denon X7200WA (Receiver) 2x Klipsch RF-7 (Front Speakers) 
AudioAudioAudioAudio
4x Klipsch RS-62 (Surround Speakers) Klipsch RC-64 (Center Speaker) 4x Klipsch CDT-5800-C II (Atmos Speakers) 2x SVS PB16-Ultra (Subwoofers) 
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The Leviathan
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 6700k @ 4.7GHz MSI Z170A Gaming M7 12GB NVIDIA Titan X (Pascal) 32GB G.Skill Ripjaws V (DDR4 3200) 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
2x 1TB Samsung 960 PRO 193TB unRAID Server 3x 140mm Noctua NF-A14 Noctua NH-D15 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro x64 65" LG 65E6P (4K OLED) Ducky DK9008 Shine 3  Corsair AX860 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
Corsair Obsidian 750D Logitech G502 Proteus Sprectrum Denon X7200WA (Receiver) 2x Klipsch RF-7 (Front Speakers) 
AudioAudioAudioAudio
4x Klipsch RS-62 (Surround Speakers) Klipsch RC-64 (Center Speaker) 4x Klipsch CDT-5800-C II (Atmos Speakers) 2x SVS PB16-Ultra (Subwoofers) 
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post #5 of 6
nice rig i r jelous
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Xp 2800+ Some asus AGP 8800GTX. (9600pro) 512mb PC2700 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
80gb 7200rpm Windows Xp Home Compaq 7500 CRT 16' Saitek Eclipse II 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
200w HP Logitech G5 Allsop gamers ed 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Xp 2800+ Some asus AGP 8800GTX. (9600pro) 512mb PC2700 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
80gb 7200rpm Windows Xp Home Compaq 7500 CRT 16' Saitek Eclipse II 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
200w HP Logitech G5 Allsop gamers ed 
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damn it's so *shiny*
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Conroe 6600 @ 3.6 Asus P5B-E Verto 7900 GS Corsair CM2X 6400 2GB 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
Raptor 150 GB XP Pro Gateway 22" MS Natural Ergonomic 4000 
PowerCaseMouse
Thermaltake 500W Spire Pininfarina IBM Scrollpoint III 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Conroe 6600 @ 3.6 Asus P5B-E Verto 7900 GS Corsair CM2X 6400 2GB 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
Raptor 150 GB XP Pro Gateway 22" MS Natural Ergonomic 4000 
PowerCaseMouse
Thermaltake 500W Spire Pininfarina IBM Scrollpoint III 
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