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I commute over 50 miles to work every day, a bike is nearly useless in most parts of the U.S. for transportation

Audio, how did you make out?


I guess with the competition over I'm going to give my rig a break until the chimp challenge starts!
267k points for the month, I guess it's not bad... A little short on my goal but I lost a few days worth in there.

Bikes are mostly useful in transportation in very compact cities, mainly those in New England like New York, Boston, and Philadelphia. Also useful in San Francisco (and surrounding area), with the very bike friendly BART.
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I'm back home on Saturday night, can't wait.
    
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So, as it turns out, after I paid my school tuition and fees, both my parents paid some as well. They apparently agreed to split it three ways this semester, but didn't tell me, the third person. So, I have a few hundred coming my way and my parents told me to keep it. H2O SEXINESS HERE I COME!!!
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So, as it turns out, after I paid my school tuition and fees, both my parents paid some as well. They apparently agreed to split it three ways this semester, but didn't tell me, the third person. So, I have a few hundred coming my way and my parents told me to keep it. H2O SEXINESS HERE I COME!!!
You should invest th....
Wait! What am I saying??!?! Spend it all!
    
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You should invest th....
Wait! What am I saying??!?! Spend it all!
I like your attitude, sir. And let's face it, this amount won't do jack in investments xD
post #666 of 10417
Why would you go for water cooling? Your 1055T is already at 4Ghz, at most you might be able to get it to 4.2Ghz.

I wouldn't spend +$120 to get an extra 0.2Ghz

I say sell your HD5870, and grab an HD6970 for gaming
    
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Socket temps approaching 60C, and I can't run A/C all day, not to mention it's not particularly effective in my room because of the concrete walls. Summer ambients still have a good 5-8C to go this year at least, so a nice big 360mm rad will help me survive once folding competition hits again. With the amount coming back to me, I should be able to get the custom setup I want, then might even have money left over to sell this 5870 and buy a 6970. And potentially a water block for this 6970. Unlikely on the latter, though.
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I wouldn't spend +$120 to get an extra 0.2Ghz
This is OCN.
cliche but its true.
    
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Current plan, which I'm sticking to, is this:

1) CPU Loop
2) Upgrade GPU (6970 pref.)
3) Add second GPU

After that, it's hard to say, but I might want to get a new case that's more water-friendly, if I decide to put the graphics cards under water, too.
post #670 of 10417
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Audio, how did you make out?
Prolly the same way everyone else makes out....but it is a bit personal, isn't it..??
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