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Hey, new to this forum and recently w/in the past year have dived back into PC based gaming due to being tired of poor quality on my consoles (360 & PS3). So far it's become an addiction to mod my rig and build others, just can't help myself lol. Basically an Automotive Tech by day and Gamer by night, unless it's slow at work, which I made a rig for "work" which has enough power to game off of as well.thumb.gif
     
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Welcome to OC! I am sure you will find people very helpful and resourceful on this site. It is a great place to start when looking for advice and troubleshooting. It is a great network of gamers and enthusiasts! Enjoy! biggrin.gif
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Welcome to OCN, lots o friendly (mostly wink.gif ) people. There's a guide for just about anything you could ever need, and members for stuff that has no guide.

Nice rig btw, what's the GPU in that beast?
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Welcome to OCN!
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Originally Posted by Silvos00 View Post

Welcome to OCN, lots o friendly (mostly wink.gif ) people. There's a guide for just about anything you could ever need, and members for stuff that has no guide.

Nice rig btw, what's the GPU in that beast?

Asus HD7870 Direct CUII, love it so far especially from the HD7750 I had in it originally.
     
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Welcome :+)
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Welcome to OCN bud thumb.gif
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