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Talk about lan party dream. From lighting to aesthetics it looks fantastic. However I don't know how much more geeky can this get. It's certainly a place I wouldn't bring a girl to.
    
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Looks neat!
Now you have to hire a cleaning lady
Also I don't know how you prefer it, but personally all my cables are 1 foot over the floor, that way I can stretch my legs and not pull up on some random cables...
I've even made some cable management at work since I like when things are flush and neat
Congrats on everything! It makes me want to buy a house and start modding it haha
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post #153 of 367
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Originally Posted by yellowtoblerone View Post
Talk about lan party dream. From lighting to aesthetics it looks fantastic. However I don't know how much more geeky can this get. It's certainly a place I wouldn't bring a girl to.
Probably not a great place to hang out with your girl, but that's what the bedroom is for...
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post #154 of 367
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Looks neat!
Now you have to hire a cleaning lady
Also I don't know how you prefer it, but personally all my cables are 1 foot over the floor, that way I can stretch my legs and not pull up on some random cables...
I've even made some cable management at work since I like when things are flush and neat
Congrats on everything! It makes me want to buy a house and start modding it haha
Yea... I really tried to make everything look much more streamlined, but this was the best I could do... Given the sheer number of wires, the thickness of the wires, and various placement of components, I really couldn't do much else with it at the time.

To be honest with you, I probably could have done a bit better with utilization of wire conduits, but I basically ran out of gas during that stage of the build.

Another obstacle was that considering I change out my equipment so often, I needed to make everything semi removable, so I couldn't make a permanent solution just yet.

As for the cables getting in the way though, all the wires go behind the bottom part of the desks, which makes it unobtrusive to limbs...

Thanks for your suggestion though... I am seriously considering some series of pipes and conduits for more of a invisible look. Perhaps a revision thread later I guess...
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Good job, GoHigh Looks a lot better than it did before the transformation.
Thanks yo... Thanks for the inspiration.
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post #156 of 367
EPIC build log. Defo worthy of more than just a REP +
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Yea... I really tried to make everything look much more streamlined, but this was the best I could do... Given the sheer number of wires, the thickness of the wires, and various placement of components, I really couldn't do much else with it at the time.

To be honest with you, I probably could have done a bit better with utilization of wire conduits, but I basically ran out of gas during that stage of the build.

Another obstacle was that considering I change out my equipment so often, I needed to make everything semi removable, so I couldn't make a permanent solution just yet.

As for the cables getting in the way though, all the wires go behind the bottom part of the desks, which makes it unobtrusive to limbs...

Thanks for your suggestion though... I am seriously considering some series of pipes and conduits for more of a invisible look. Perhaps a revision thread later I guess...
True, you have something to cover up, I don't... I would think that now you don't really feel like re-doing everything but prefer enjoying it a bit. This is something you could re-think later on when you have some free time. (If that ever happens...)
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post #158 of 367
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Wheeww... I am starting to do some upgrades to my WS as planned...

Just finished putting together the P5K to Maximus Formula swap on the E8400 WS... I took the 1.225VID E8400 E0 out of the hackintosh, and just put it in the new mobo...

Within 5min of BIOS tweaks, I am currently sitting pretty at 45min LINPACK stable @...

4.5Ghz... 500x9, with 1.35v BIOS Vcore, and 1.31v in CPUz...

This is a dang good mobo...
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Great! That cable management is IMPECCABLE.

+rep for a great job!
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Great! That cable management is IMPECCABLE.

+rep for a great job!
Thanks!


Poop... I just crapped out at 4.5Ghz... After 1hr of Linpack...

I am trying 4.45Ghz with same settings...
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