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How long to build your Sig Rig?

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hey guys,

I thought this would be a fun post for people to talk about...

How long did you take to build your Sig Rigs?

From the moment you ordered/bought your hardware, til the first time you turned it on.
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3 weeks?? from when the stuff arrived 2 days? but that was only a couple of hours after work on thos days. snow in england delayed my stuff HORRIBLY
     
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3 weeks?? from when the stuff arrived 2 days? but that was only a couple of hours after work on thos days. snow in england delayed my stuff HORRIBLY
aww bummer... i just bought all my stuff for my new rig and got it all on newegg, except the mobo i had to get on amazon, so all my stuff is gonna be shipped today but the MAIN PIECE wont be here for a week, lol TEASE MUCH!

so 2 days? how many hours did you work on it?
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uhhh all up? haha idk a year? more?
to how it is now lol

only cause brought bit here and their..
parts come over night
    
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uhhh all up? haha idk a year? more?
to how it is now lol

only cause brought bit here and their..
parts come over night
i was meaning before all the upgrades lol
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3 months. Saved me half the price though
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Mines still not done and fully put together and its been months
    
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post #8 of 56
3 months.
I took a long time to decide to go underwater and then researching it.
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post #9 of 56
Quote:
Originally Posted by earwig1990 View Post
aww bummer... i just bought all my stuff for my new rig and got it all on newegg, except the mobo i had to get on amazon, so all my stuff is gonna be shipped today but the MAIN PIECE wont be here for a week, lol TEASE MUCH!

so 2 days? how many hours did you work on it?
maybe 2 hours each day, so 4 hours total. though i used to build computers for a company so that was a lot slower. can do an average pc in about 45mins with full cable management. a crappy on ein about 20 - 30 and a high spec maybe an hour. and WC in about 6. thinking about it now, im nto sure why mine took so long :S i think my record for a high end dual card system in an antec 1200 is about 35mins
     
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post #10 of 56
About 2 months, including the transition from air to water.
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