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You seem to be missing a PSU in that parts list. Don't overlook the importance of a quality Power Supply.

Building one is pretty easy. Do your research and have a little patience putting it together. If everything goes smooth the harderst part is wire management. Be realistic though and realize that sometimes things do go wrong. DOA parts, trouble shooting iffy RAM and a UPS guy that thought it was fun to kick the box with your HDD in it across the truck can all turn into headaches. It happens, it's not fun but sometimes it is just part of building the computer.
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as mentioned already, the hardest part of building a pc, is choosing your components and keeping to your budget

here is a build guide with pictures.
http://forums.overclockers.co.uk/sho...php?t=18046396

go for it, once you do it, you will wonder why you never done it before, its that easy.
also have you considered buying used parts? there is a for sale forum on here,
you can get more performance for the same budget
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