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But we can haz megahurtsz!! See, if it was my boyfriend doing the overclocking, he'd probably already have it. But coz I'm a nub... well.... it's gonna take a bit longer
Perseverance is the key!
Maybe you should drop by the UD3* Owners thread. I know you have a different board, but if you don't entirely understand quads that much, a lot of the people in that thread now have dropped the LGA 775 stuff and gone to bigger and better things. They have a lot of knowledge on quads though, and I've seen them do some really cool stuff with others.
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I should probably do that some time this week


Hey! Let's not get our hopes up THAT high!
The odds of that quad there hitting 4.5 are unlikely, really.
IMO.
lol

and we can hope cant we?


me =>
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Yeah, striker you are a little crazy...

Dilyn, that's a really good idea. If my boyfriend can't help me out, I'll go and see what they recommend
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Striker, nice little shop to ya got there... and airplane. Wanna know what you should get though? A powder coat gun. I got one for free and now I just gotta get the propane curing lamp and a few other things. Not exactly for cases but it can be
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Originally Posted by Striker36 View Post
lol

and we can hope cant we?


me =>
Sometimes, hope is the best (and only) thing you've got.

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Originally Posted by spiderm0nkey View Post
Yeah, striker you are a little crazy...

Dilyn, that's a really good idea. If my boyfriend can't help me out, I'll go and see what they recommend
They'll be more than willing to help. They really love to share their knowledge, and I've seen a couple people over the months come through and ask for help even when they had different boards. They're like miracle workers

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Striker, nice little shop to ya got there... and airplane. Wanna know what you should get though? A powder coat gun. I got one for free and now I just gotta get the propane curing lamp and a few other things. Not exactly for cases but it can be
And then he can offer us discounts!
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post #1566 of 2207
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if its free why not!?

lol i have no experience with that stuff but im sure it cant be that hard

seriously. of you get a shot at free tools ALWAYS take it

i know your not planing to give it to me though... but yea... i want more tools.... like a mill... or a lathe....


and thanks. my dad and i sorta like them both
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The difference between 3.7 and 4.0 is the same as the difference between 4.0 and 4.3 It may not be noticeable during average use, but when you do something like encoding, it's blindingly obvious
No it isn't. The higher you go the less impact 300MHz will have as the difference as a percentage is smaller. The performance difference between 300MHz and 600MHz was HUGE as it doubled the clock speed, the difference between 4000MHz and 4300MHz is considerably less and for the most part would require a benchmark to notice the difference. That's why you see the difference while video encoding as it is essentially a benchmark.
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Damn, I need a new motherboard. Or some new RAM. But preferably a new motherboard. Actually, both would be nice.

Overclocking is so fun, but I've barely got any headroom thanks to my hardware

Although it might be because I'm doing it completely and utterly wrong, but I'll try seriously once I get my new CPU
post #1569 of 2207
ha, just noticed how random that was. But yeah, I got mine for free. Well here's the story. It wasn't meant to be free, I won the bid for the craftsman powder coat gun for about $50 with shipping, got it, and the cup lock was broken so that you couldn't turn it meaning you couldn't take the cup off to put in powder. I emailed the ebay store telling them and they gave me a full 100% refund right back to my Paypal without having to send it back or anything. I said I could probably fix it. All I had to do was unscrew the gun into the 2 halves and pop out the locking piece of plastic. It stays on tightly without it anyway. And since the seller said "If you can fix it great if not throw it in the garbage" I got a new powder coat gun for free.

striker, maybe we can work out a trade though

haha, I'm bad. I'm just messing with you.
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lol thats great! i wish i had that stuff happen more
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