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PSU for quad SLI future proofing?

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I need a guru to recommend a rock hard PSU for my 8800GT SLI, with quad sli as a future proof solution. I'm combing through power stickies now, but you fanboys and brand loyalists, this is your chance to soapbox a bit.
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q6600 (G0) @ 3.6; lapped EVGA 780i MSI 8800GT 512MB SLI 4x1GB Ballistix 8500 
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750Gb Samsung f1 Lite-On AIO Lightscribe Vista 64 Ultimate Sanyo PLV-Z4 
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This would work nicely as it has 4x PCI-E 6 pin and 2x 8pin.
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I went through several brands of PSU's before I finally found the PC P&C in my sig that can feed clean stable power to the CF rig. Luckily I only had to pay for one Enermax PSU. I've been using PC P&C 610W and the 750W Silencer for all builds but that Silverston 1000W Crash recommended is a VERY solid PSU. I just bought one for a new Intel build.
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WD Raptor 150GB Lite-On LH-20A1L DVDRW Vista Ultimate 32-bit ViewSonic 22" HD LCD 1680x1050 
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So this one with 2 6 and 2 8 but lower amp rails isn't as good as that one I guess?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817371012
    
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