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I have about $100 dollars to put towards upgrading (or adding to) any of the parts in my sig. (going to order it all from the egg in a few days)

I like the firestix so leave those alone.

I like the NUUO because it's modular and I need something to fill my now empty floppy bay. (I plan on upgrading both the PSU and GPU when mid range DX10 cards come out so the PSU is fine for now.)

I was thinking Vf900 for the 7900GS so I can vmod later.. It doesnt seem like the jump to the 7950gt 256mb is worth it as I'm going to OC it anyway.

e6400/possibly e6600 worth jumping for (didnt think so)

What would you guys do?
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Lunch for everyone at overclock.net ?
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How about a new comfy chair? I got one for Christmas, and I'm typing in relaxed tranquility.
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Are you booting off of your raid setup?

If so, maybe you could make that just storage and get a single raptor, or even just two 80 gigs drives to boot off of. Just a suggestion.

Or a good mouse and keyboard?
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A nice big hard drive to but data on. Just in case you have a RAID failure.....
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Dude lol, does that say Allenroe?

I spent $100 on a new mouse/keyboard combo when I built this computer. I'm happy with them
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post #7 of 42
Quote:
Originally Posted by Modki View Post
Dude lol, does that say Allenroe?

I spent $100 on a new mouse/keyboard combo when I built this computer. I'm happy with them
Yeah. What's an Allenroe?
    
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post #8 of 42
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Originally Posted by ClaytonCallihan View Post
Yeah. What's an Allenroe?
One guy calls it a Conroe because of the actual 4mb cache, the other guy calls it an Allendale because Intel named it that in some places..

I call it Allenroe just for kicks..
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All current*desktop* core 2 duos are Conroe cores, even the E63/400
    
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post #10 of 42
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Originally Posted by prostate05 View Post
Are you booting off of your raid setup?

If so, maybe you could make that just storage and get a single raptor, or even just two 80 gigs drives to boot off of. Just a suggestion.

Or a good mouse and keyboard?
I will be booting off of my raid setup but I dont have alot of room for more Hds

I use a 160gb external to backup important stuff anyway though.

Also, I have a Saitek Ecplise and a Razer Diamondback so the key and mouse are covered..
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