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post #21701 of 28613
What voltage are you pushing now?
     
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1.475v on cpu in all fairness I have left the voltage control setting within the bios as "auto" as if I try to manually control the voltages I either get the three beeps of death warning or i get hang ups on start up. I am still learning what is the best voltages for the NB and HT link are before I comfortably can adjust things manually...i may not reach the magic 4 either as i have trouble with my ram timmings
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You would be very lucky to reach 4 on an Athlon anyway. I assume you run the ram at its rated speed and timings? What issues are you having?

Anyway, the Mosfets used on gigabyte motherboards are a very good quality, you should have no problems pushing the voltage a bit higher.

You should always get a stable NB overclock before you overclock the CPU too. Back your cpu back down and push up the NB speed. Get that stable and then move back to your CPU. Getting a nice high HT speed is when you really notice the difference in AMD chips too.
     
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post #21704 of 28613
cheers for all the advice i will give that a try and post my results later....the only reason i want all this speed is for CAD rendering using solid works and modo 501... i am currently working on a few models for my uni course and they consist of a few thousand parts and currently take around two days to create a photo realistic render at 900x720

edit: ohh and my ram is all to the correct timmings...i have just read form other sources that the XMS3 ram can prevent you from maintaining a stable overclock of 3.8Ghz or over with this cpu and mobo not sure why..
Edited by darkstar585 - 6/3/11 at 3:45am
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post #21705 of 28613
No problem! And solidworks is a killer. I thought that it had GPU acceleration?

Anyway, update!



Theres also a soundcard tucked between the graphics cards- i will never go back to onboard sound.
     
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post #21706 of 28613
look real tidy!
did you notice an increase in temps on the top graphics card because of the sound card?
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post #21707 of 28613
a few degrees. its a low profile card so its not blocking the fan too much.
     
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post #21708 of 28613
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Done, and couldn't be happier with it. Once it was dry, use a thumb tack to push a corner of the vinyl up from the back, then peel off (yes, this does make the vinyl a one time use, but it only cost me $10 plus ship, so it was totally worth it to me).

Once the vinyl was removed:


And reinstalled onto the front panel:
Very nice!!
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ok, here's how it's done:

Start with your laser cut vinyl:


Remove the front grill of your Storm Scout:


Remove the backing of the vinyl and stick it to the grill (you have 1 shot at this):


Make sure the vinyl it adhered to the grill (i used the back of an exacto knife to press it on by rubbing it):


After removing the vinyl, here's what you have:


Mask off the areas around the image (also note the image is reverse of the colors it will be at the end since this is a masking):


Paint with 3 coats nice and slow with about 30 seconds between each coat:


Wait one hour to fully dry and then install:
(Pics later...)
Great how to do it!! +rep
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got the case but i dont have any photos of it from the outside can i still join?

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Welcome! Nice Scout!!
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