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First completely custom build

post #1 of 21
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Here's my first one

very excited about it... maybe a lil too excited but o well here she goes


LOTS OF PICS... everybody love pics




Lots of stuff = Lots of fun

Here's the case a CM 690 II basic stripped down
forgot to take a pic with the HDD cage removed but I took er out. and I moved the front fan down one setting.



Home-made static strap




I started with the power supply, A seasonic 620w modular



Installed



Here's the mobo A gigabyte ma-770t-ud3p



Stupid camera flash screwed my pic up but here it is anyway my processor a AMD phenom 2 x 2 550 BE



Here's ma Sexay heatsink
I didn't lap it because it had a sorta mirror finish, I could see some machine marks and all that, but I don't think the amount of time and effort to be put into lapping is worth it ATM.


now that I look at that pic, it almost looks photoshoped lol

The finger Guillotine... um I mean HSF


heatsink mounted


Installing the Board



couple of exhaust fans


couple of intakes


couple of 500gig seagates for RAID 0


installed on my 2 internal bays


AND the BALLZ



installed



First Test (don't make fun I know there are cables EVERYWHERE) lol



here's the other side (Leave my IDE alone lol I ran out of money for a sata optical drive)




A shot without the flash on



More to come
I still have to get my windows 7 disk and get everything set.
THEN
window mod and some other fun stuff

Edit:
Did my cable management. Took some pics and here's a few, The rest are on page 2

Before


After:

looks messy from this side but here the other side

Edited by XxJudxX - 5/27/10 at 11:38am
post #2 of 21
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post #3 of 21
nice build !
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Phenom x6 1055T Gigabyte 890GPA-UD3H GTX 260 3GB DDR3 
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320GB Western Digital Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Bit 19" Hannspree Eclipse 
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320GB Western Digital Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Bit 19" Hannspree Eclipse 
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post #4 of 21
nice one dude, good job on the first build, looks good, good luck for the rest of it
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WD 500GB Caviar Blue ASUS DVD burner. Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit Gigabyte 460w 
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The desk, no case. 
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Intel Xeon E3-1231v3 Asus Z97I-Plus Mini ITX EVGA GTX970 ACX2.0 PNY XLR8 2x8GB 1866 9-10-9-28 
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WD 500GB Caviar Blue ASUS DVD burner. Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit Gigabyte 460w 
Case
The desk, no case. 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Xeon E3-1231v3 Asus Z97I-Plus Mini ITX EVGA GTX970 ACX2.0 PNY XLR8 2x8GB 1866 9-10-9-28 
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Samsung 850 EVO 250GB Corsair h80i Windows 8.1 Pro 64bit Silverstone ST60F-PB 600w 
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post #5 of 21
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been having issues with my BIOS

Tried to update it and it screwed up my raid array
at first I didn't know what the issue was but after discovering this all it is is a quick array delete and re initialize and reinstall Win 7

o well no biggy just lots of wasted time
post #6 of 21
Nice rig, I've got the same mobo. She's a beaut!
The Rig
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Crucial M4 128GB SSD Samsung 830 128GB SSD Lite-on DVD Burner Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 
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post #7 of 21
nice build man. but how did you get a hold of a 4890?
post #8 of 21
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nice build man. but how did you get a hold of a 4890?
got it used from a forum member, he still had the whole box and it and a double lifetime warranty so YAY
post #9 of 21
Awesome!!!
The Black Xeon
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Master Hard Drive Samsung 840 Pro 4x256GB RAID 0 Lite-on Blu-ray Burner 16x Thermalright TRUE Spirit 140 Power Heatsink Lamptron CM615 
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Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Master Hard Drive Samsung 840 Pro 4x256GB RAID 0 Lite-on Blu-ray Burner 16x Thermalright TRUE Spirit 140 Power Heatsink Lamptron CM615 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 64 bit ultimate Samsung SyncMaster P2570HD Dell Corsair Professional Series Gold AX1200 
CaseMouseAudio
Rosewill Blackhawk-Ultra Gaming Super Tower Com... Razer DeathAdder 3500 DPI Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty C... 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 965 @ 3.5GHZ 1.3920v Foxconn Destroyer 780A nVidia 2 x EVGA 780 GTX TI  Corsair Dominator 8GB 1066 DDR2 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Master Hard Drive Samsung 840 Pro 3x256GB RAID 0 Slave Hard Drive Seagate 2x1.5TB Lite-on Blu-ray Burner 16x Thermalright Ultima 90 & 2 Chipset Cooler hr-0... 
OSMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Windows 7 -64bit Ultimate Samsung SyncMaster P2570HD 24" 4ms HDTV/PC Monitor LG 29LN450W 29" 5ms HDTV/PC Monitor Microsoft 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
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too bad about the bios, it's good you got it all sorted now though
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Athlon X2 5600+ ASUS M2V Sapphire 5670 2GB Dual Channel 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSPower
WD 500GB Caviar Blue ASUS DVD burner. Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit Gigabyte 460w 
Case
The desk, no case. 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Xeon E3-1231v3 Asus Z97I-Plus Mini ITX EVGA GTX970 ACX2.0 PNY XLR8 2x8GB 1866 9-10-9-28 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
Samsung 850 EVO 250GB Corsair h80i Windows 8.1 Pro 64bit Silverstone ST60F-PB 600w 
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11.5L of Doom
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Athlon X2 5600+ ASUS M2V Sapphire 5670 2GB Dual Channel 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSPower
WD 500GB Caviar Blue ASUS DVD burner. Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit Gigabyte 460w 
Case
The desk, no case. 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Xeon E3-1231v3 Asus Z97I-Plus Mini ITX EVGA GTX970 ACX2.0 PNY XLR8 2x8GB 1866 9-10-9-28 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
Samsung 850 EVO 250GB Corsair h80i Windows 8.1 Pro 64bit Silverstone ST60F-PB 600w 
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