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Howdy all.
Im the latest FNG.
Long time reader, first time poster.
Im a 22 year old LONG time gamer from Long Island, NY.

Anywho, my story is one like any other: Buy the latest and greatest computer parts, get jealous when freinds buy better ones 6 months later, overclock my parts, blow parts up, buy the latest and greatest computer parts, etc...

At the moment Im putting together the chassis for my next ubercomp build.
Im budgeting around $3000 for this build which will involve an R600 (just one... Ive never gotten into the whole multiple GPUs thing... it's probably something about spending 200% of the money to get 110% of the performance... and by the time I have a game that will max the R600 Ill just get the 700, which is supposed to be light years ahead in terms of tech concept) and whatever the latest and greatest sAM2 chip is at the time.

I was going to mod my existing case, but decided its not worth the effort. I dont even know what it is. Its old, its smallish, its steel/plastic (trash) and it would take alot of modding to make it pretty.
So I opted to simply go with the Thermaltake Armor.
Its chillin on my bed atm being dissasembled for installation of the BigWater 745 kit. I had already gotten the kit a while ago for a steal and had planned on integrating it into my existing case, but have since decided to put it into a new case. I chose the TT Armor because there is a model of the case out that already has this identical kit integrated... so aside from having to fab up a couple brackets, it should be pretty much bolt-on.
This actually leads me to a question... which Im not allowed to ask here =P
So Ill go make a post in the appropriate forum and link it.

Anywho, that's my story and Im stickin too it. I dont care what you may have heard =D
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Welcome to oc.net mate. Enjoy your stay...Seems you have a nice build coming up.

Please fill in your system specs in the User CP at the top of this page.
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Thanks for the welcome.
I added my current build (temporary rig to hold me over until I build the ubercomp) and the uber build as it exists atm.
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Nice to have you on board speedball wasnt ur name the name of a game on the Amiga?
 
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Lol, I have no idea.
I don't think anything (other than me) has ever gone by the name SpeedballTrix.
I came up with the name because I used to play tournament speedball (paintball) and I also used to game under various names involving the word "Trix" so I just decided to create one name which I now use for pretty much everything. This way people recognize me from game to game.
Although I do go by a couple other names occasionally.
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Hi ya SpeedBall, WELCOME
    
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Hey welcome to Overclock.net SpeedBall! When you get some time check out our FAQ section along with our F@H forum.

Enjoy your stay here!
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In case anyone plays BF2/2142 my name in game is JohnMcknight.
In WoW i'm Meneghast(Hunter)/Knathrok(Warrior) (both on Cho'Gall).

Everywhere else I'm SpeedballTrix =)
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Maxtor 300GB/7200rpm NEC DVD-RW XP SP2 88MB Idle PF Sceptre x20WG LCD (20", 1680x, 1000:1) 
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