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Poll Results: What is your Overall Opinion on this case

 
  • 49% (927)
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  • 12% (226)
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post #7791 of 28613
surfer.. give your opinion on dannys painting prep for the CM Scout.
    
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post #7792 of 28613
Have you guys checked out these Logysis “Light Bars� I’ve been using a 12†blue one in my Scout. What I really like about them is that they’ve got an internal “micro†inverter so it’s just a matter of wiring them right up to the power source. These things are friggin boss.

I tried emailing Logysis to see if they make 6†ones but evidently they would consider it if there was enough demand. If you dig these, shoot em over an email asking for 6†ones.
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post #7793 of 28613
well got it after the 5th coat of paint eater lol
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post #7794 of 28613
bit of an early update, didnt get the results i wanted, still need more paint remover...running to store soon
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post #7795 of 28613
Quote:
Originally Posted by clee413 View Post
Sorry to be talking about Motherboards in the Scout thread, but I'm not getting much of a response, yet, from the Motherboard's section. (Yes, I know I am impatient).

After reviewing some of the "Official" motherboard owners clubs, I have a couple questions...

I'm looking at 3 Gigabyte Motherboards:

Now, I have to ask. What is the difference between the 3 Chip Sets? Also, Whats the difference between GX and FX?
The way I figure it clee in a build the MOBO and PSU should be the bulk of the money spent getting as close to the latest and greatest as your budget will allow. That way you'll be future proofed for a while. Especially with the AMD boards. It's way easier to upgrade cpus, ram and vidoeo cards than MOBOs and PSUs. Then draw a line in the sand between what you need and what you want and purchase accordingly. If your gonna have to live with your build for some time before upgrading again try and get as high tech as possible. And remember just because your not utilizing 4 PCI-E 16X slots for video doesn't mean you can't run PCI-E X4 or X1 in them. Regular PCI is slowly dying out and a 16X slot will run X4 or X1.

The 890FX-GD80 doesn't even have PCI slots. It has six, yes I said six, PCI-E slots. Something to think about.

EDIT My mistake. 890FX-GD70:Six PCI-E slots and 1 PCI slot
Edited by Rockr69 - 4/2/10 at 1:34pm
    
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post #7796 of 28613
Wow look at all those promotions!
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post #7797 of 28613
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Originally Posted by Danny Boy View Post
bit of an early update, didnt get the results i wanted, still need more paint remover...running to store soon
Time for the wire brush and the spray on paint remover.. Secret.. Wire brush over the whole unit before reapplying and let it set for 5 mins before brushing. That is the worst part of modding. I wish they sold a cheap sand blaster.
    
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post #7798 of 28613
...also/maybe to do with having onboard-video/graphic's or not? ! ? !
{ that's to be meant between the difference of each of those mthrbrd's }


mr-Charles .

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Edited by mr-Charles - 4/2/10 at 2:03pm
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post #7799 of 28613
Originally Posted by Tainok
If you call the Geek Squad, you get a -50 REP on the OCN forums, and your avatar gets changed to a picture of Lindsey Lohan eating a manwich.

Can I have the picture of Lindsey eating the manwich?
    
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post #7800 of 28613
^No, it actually is "well". Well is an adverb, good is an adjective. Well qualifies an action, good qualifies an object. Speak well. Good pie.

Quote:
Originally Posted by the.ronin View Post
From the photos alone it looks very clean. Closeups might be different though. But definitely a great job on it either way.

I just dropped like a hundred bucks on a bunch of the Noiseblocker fans from FrozenCPU lols!
If you don't mind, PM me when you get them and let me know how they perform. I'd say reply here, but I'll forget about it and your post will get lost...


And it does look very clean at about two feet or more. No one is going to stand closer than that, the case is on the floor so people are the 3+ feet above it by default. Looks great from my seat four feet away.
Edited by AyeYo - 4/2/10 at 3:29pm
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