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It's ALIVE!! I couldn't have asked for a smoother build.

1 dead pixel on the monitor, though. Also I noticed one of the hold down clamps on one of the PCI express slots (the X4 lane) was broken off on the P5K. I suppose it's not really needed, and I don't think it's worth an RMA over. I also picked up and Arctic Cooling Freezer Pro 7 for the quad. The highest temp on one of the cores is 32 degrees C.

Had a bugger of a time transfering her music library over to the new machine, too. I hate iPods.
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Q9650 @ 4.014Ghz (446 x 9) Gigabyte EP45-UD3P Zotac GTX 760 4GB G. Skill Pi - DDR2 8800 
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The Hairy Beast
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Q9650 @ 4.014Ghz (446 x 9) Gigabyte EP45-UD3P Zotac GTX 760 4GB G. Skill Pi - DDR2 8800 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250GB Barricuda, 600GB WD, San Disk 120 GB SSD Samsung CD Burner/DVD ROM Windows 7 QNIX QX2710 Evolution II 27" LED 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX520W Antec Sonata II Logitech G5 
Mouse PadAudio
Paper taped down Logitech Z-5300e 
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