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Not really good money but if you have the hardware then it is lucrative if you don't well then you wouldn't want to do that.
But I digress there is money to be made but you wont ROI for another 4/5 months if the difficulty doesn't increase.

Cheers for the response matey. I was really thinking more long term than immediate return, I mean if Litecoins go up in value like bitcoins did (No idea if they wud or not) over a period of time and I had 4 7950s powering away I might have generated a fair few coins and could make some money over the long term.

But like I say I don't know much about this stuff, it was just a thought as Litecoins are easier to generate than Bitcoins and I don't think there worth anywhere near as much as bitcoins so there's perhaps potential!?

I also have two 6950s here with me, I could always pick up 2 more of those 2nd hand at a much smaller cost of the 4 7950s
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Hard to flog those AMD cards now, no one wants mine. Upside - cheap crossfired gear.
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Are Digitalcoins worth it? Litecoins for me seem pathetically slow
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ASIC's are a brilliant scheme IMO, have people fund your project with an open ended delivery date, get the asic built and mine on for months while the customer wonders when it will ever make it to them. Send asic to customer after production slows down. Nothing like making money off of someone elses' dollar.
 
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Is this bitcoin mining thing any good?

I have a 3930k @ 4.9ghz and 3 titans and a gtx 660. will this be a suitable setup to mine with?

Mine securecoins with your cpu, game on the gpus...head to the distributed computing section and check the bitcoin club thread for more info.
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Are Digitalcoins worth it? Litecoins for me seem pathetically slow

Same as above.
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3 years too late to mine BTC now. ASICS took over and are very powerful, but by the time you get yours the difficulty will be so high that your ASIC is useless. BTC is about to be under full control of the government in one way or the other. Mining scrypt is the way to go, SHA256 is the past 2cents.gif
Edited by Mirotvorez113 - 8/30/13 at 9:03pm
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