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It takes about two days to get to the UPS processing facility DOWN THE STREET
Then I have to wait till the following day to get it, because they don't allow for pickups.
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Originally Posted by Dilyn View Post
It takes about two days to get to the UPS processing facility DOWN THE STREET
Then I have to wait till the following day to get it, because they don't allow for pickups.
I know the feeling. I can see the UPS center from my bedroom window. The worst is when it arrives on Friday of a 3 day weekend (Memorial Day, Labor Day, etc.) after the delivery trucks leave and you have to wait until Tuesday to get the package.
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I know the feeling. I can see the UPS center from my bedroom window. The worst is when it arrives on Friday of a 3 day weekend (Memorial Day, Labor Day, etc.) after the delivery trucks leave and you have to wait until Tuesday to get the package.
When I used to live in Red Wing, MN I could pick up my packages.. weird.
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the UPS place is across the highway from my GFs house over here (i could hit it with a paint ball gun if i wanted too) and i cant pick up their either... it sucks when you see "arrival scan NASHUA" i worked their over a holiday season a couple years ago too so i know EXACTLY where my box is when i see that lol... it sucks waiting till monday what that happens at 11 on friday night
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i get paid today so im planing to order the rest of my components monday (ram and proc) but im having trouble deciding on ram.

i keep coming back to the Mushkin Enhanced Blackline s but im not sure about them as i have never delt with them. but i hear nothing but good....

but i also like these Patriot Viper IIs

so i guess im wondering if the extra money is worth any thing but a different heat spreader (looks are important in this build remember) or is it better ram, and im also looking for opinions on them, and possibly other options. (no OCZ please.... never had a stick from them last more than 8 months.)


fyi: im getting an i5-750 for the CPU

little help please?
Edited by Striker36 - 8/27/10 at 9:53am
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I'd love to pie you.
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My friend is a fan of the Blacklines and has nothing but good things to say about them.
I've never heard anything about the Viper II's, so I can't really comment, but you cannot go wrong with the Blacklines mate


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I'd love to pie you.
I sat for five minutes contemplating what he was saying before I realized it was 'paid' .
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mikezilla View Post
I'd love to pie you.


Quote:
Originally Posted by Dilyn View Post
My friend is a fan of the Blacklines and has nothing but good things to say about them.
I've never heard anything about the Viper II's, so I can't really comment, but you cannot go wrong with the Blacklines mate




I sat for five minutes contemplating what he was saying before I realized it was 'paid' .
thats the way im leaning as well..... but only cuz they are cheaper.

and i hate the auto-correct feature some times my spelling has never been that grate though so i need some kinda help when i cant have some one proof read every thing for me...

and i fixed if for those that are lost by this so
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Asked the RAM section for advice on it? I don't know much about DDR3.
Also, expensive does not always mean higher quality. Sure those Corsair Dominators may LOOK nice, but those G.SKILL sticks perform much better (completely unrelated example ).

I've noticed your issues with spelling. It's hard to not go Spelling Nazi all over you here!
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