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2nded.

When I was in the Navy my job entailed a lot of painting of metal. Both raw as well as coated. Any bit that already had a reasonable coat on it was treated just LIKE this. And that is how I approached my 932 when I painted the inside of it. I saw more paint than I cared to in my brief military career. The knowledge stays with you forever it seems.

And I don't think anyone needed to be offended. At least I didn't see anything offensive in P's post. Maybe it is cause I agreed with him though.

~Ceadder

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Dude, I wasn't trying to be harsh. I'm just telling you how to do it right. I know there are many ways to do something, but if you want to have a perfect finish with the least amount of time and effort, well there you go.

I do apologize if I offended you. That's far from why I take the time to post any info on this site. As you can see from my POST:REP ratio, I may actually have some good information.

To the point; any sanding on the insides of these things is a complete waste of time material and money. Those panels come with baked on primer from the factory. So unless you are actually cutting, welding, grinding and doing some major mods that require you to expose the bare metal, there is absolutely NO reason to use primer.
wermad + overkill =

@Nhb I thought you were bringing us a Combo update with that. All good though. So let me get this straight, you are looking for a new GPU? Not sure what you're looking to accomplish. I'm thinking new GPU or new component for your system. Oh I got it, ASUS new Formula Monster the Crosshair IV. It was at Fry's for $220 the last few days and should be going on sale in two days according to someone in the Crosshair threads. But to Fry's a sale is MSRP.
Edited by Ceadderman - 4/25/10 at 7:35pm
 
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JMC and Paraleyes, +rep to both of you for sorting out your own debate/misunderstanding. If only there was more of that in this forum!
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Alright, to make it more simple to understand (since I lack the basic conventions of English on Sunday nights), I just wanted opinions on the three things I might ask for for my birthday. The three are:
-A WC'ing CPU loop (since I'm disgusted with my 51C load temps)
-A GTX470 (since asking for a 480 would be insane after my 8800 cost $550 at the time)
-A Phenom X6 (which might require a new mobo and RAM, making it the most expensive option)

I'm really in the market for anything. Thanks for trying though Ceadderman
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wc, than you'll be hooked, youll want to wc everything after your first try, its addicting, happend to me .
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Alright, to make it more simple to understand (since I lack the basic conventions of English on Sunday nights), I just wanted opinions on the three things I might ask for for my birthday. The three are:
-A WC'ing CPU loop (since I'm disgusted with my 51C load temps)
-A GTX470 (since asking for a 480 would be insane after my 8800 cost $550 at the time)
-A Phenom X6 (which might require a new mobo and RAM, making it the most expensive option)

I'm really in the market for anything. Thanks for trying though Ceadderman
51c isn't a bad temp. But I guess I'm easy, even though I'm going loop.

A GTX470 is a heck of an option.

Phenom x6 is nice but x8 is better and will be a relatively short time off anyway. Stick with the CPU you have and get the 5850.

j/k Go with the GTX470. That loop depending on how bulletproof you want it to be could cost more than $500.

Oh and that CPU is $229 also at Fry's so nope I have to say in THIS instance (Especially if you're running an AM3 MoBo already) the loop could be the more expensive option. Just CPU for me, @ 1/2 ID, is right around $600 if not more.

~Ceadder
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Alright, to make it more simple to understand (since I lack the basic conventions of English on Sunday nights), I just wanted opinions on the three things I might ask for for my birthday. The three are:
-A WC'ing CPU loop (since I'm disgusted with my 51C load temps)
-A GTX470 (since asking for a 480 would be insane after my 8800 cost $550 at the time)
-A Phenom X6 (which might require a new mobo and RAM, making it the most expensive option)

I'm really in the market for anything. Thanks for trying though Ceadderman
  • W/C- Money, hooked... more money... addicted... more money... etc...
  • Nvidia(PERIOD). With that said, my two GTX260s still play ANYTHING & EVERYTHING I can throw at them beautifully on full or custom modded detail. Of course, that is SLI, This is a question best suited for another thread all together; one that is likely answered many times over here. At least you're being smart and going with Nvidia.
  • I can't comment on this, or won't psssst... intel
  • Taking this opportunity to recommend Just Cause II! I am really enjoying this game. Of course I also REALLY enjoyed WANTED too. None of my buddies gave it much hype.
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wc, than you'll be hooked, youll want to wc everything after your first try, its addicting, happend to me .
qfft!
post #6197 of 23527
+Rep for the Vet.

I swear the older I get the more discriminating I am when it comes to games. I can no longer pick a title off the shelf and just buy it. Thanks for linking them P. You're the man. Don't care what anyone else says.

I loved that anatomy of a stunt vid from the 1st link. And the second is a good old fashioned shooter with a twist. I miss Hitman so I think I'm definitely getting the 2nd one. Who cares about hype. I just want a game with a good plot and solid replayability.

~Ceadder

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  • W/C- Money, hooked... more money... addicted... more money... etc...
  • Nvidia(PERIOD). With that said, my two GTX260s still play ANYTHING & EVERYTHING I can throw at them beautifully on full or custom modded detail. Of course, that is SLI, This is a question best suited for another thread all together; one that is likely answered many times over here. At least you're being smart and going with Nvidia.
  • I can't comment on this, or won't psssst... intel
  • Taking this opportunity to recommend Just Cause II! I am really enjoying this game. Of course I also REALLY enjoyed WANTED too. None of my buddies gave it much hype.

qfft!
 
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Just don't get Command & Conquer 4 whatever you do; it really is dire.
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I will have more pics to post in a few days... Once you go watercooling though you will not ever stop.. Here is my recent purchase for my HAF932

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Ohhhhh man I am so so so so jealous right now Reaper.

I'm going to be doing two 5770s' but still, a 58 and a 59 version?

~Ceadder

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I will have more pics to post in a few days... Once you go watercooling though you will not ever stop.. Here is my recent purchase for my HAF932
 
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