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ordering : 3-4 weeks
build: planning max 2 days? inc cooling
   
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Most of my stuff arrived the day after i ordered it, except my watercooling kit which wasnt in stock, that arrived after a week. And after I had gotten all my things it took me about 10 hours of assembly, cable management and leak testing before I turned it on. and then IT BURST INTO FLAMES !
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Parts took a week to arrive. Initial installation took about 2-3 hours but the work is never complete! A few weeks ago I moved everything from a cheap Rosewill case to CM HAF-X. That took about 2 hours since I had to reroute everything perfectly. Hoping to pick up a GTX 570 soon and possibly install a water cooling system for a CPU/GPU Loop when I get some cash.
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post #44 of 56
4 years


Bought the P5b in 2007, then over the next few years upgraded


To assemble from scratch and install windows < 45 min
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^^^^this is my question^^^^
Oh learn to take a joke, haha.

Two weeks with parts lying around. Two weeks prior to do research.
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post #46 of 56
I'd say about 2-3 months. I was buying stuff when good deals came along, plus I waited for SB. When I had all of my parts, it took about 7 hours or so over two days. Considering I had to pull some components from my old rig, clean them and I took time routing all of the wires. Plus I would take some photos and drink a few beers
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Originally Posted by CravinR1 View Post
4 years


Bought the P5b in 2007, then over the next few years upgraded


To assemble from scratch and install windows < 45 min
Haha same here.

I had a crappy PC Chips motherboard with my Core 2. I couldn't wait so I spent $50 on the motherboard just to get things running.

The only thing that's still original from when I first built it is the 250GB WD. And that's used for Xubuntu.
    
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Oldest thing in rig now is i7. i think i got that a year ago . got gpu last week. so 1 year. rebuild pc alot. new tech u know u got to have. never ending. or wait its the vertex in pc is oldest.. owell. its never ending so..
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From unboxing my CM 840 case, to hitting the power button, to load my OS, I'd say it took me about an hour, maybe a little more.
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im so pissed all my stuff from new egg came yesterday (everything BUT the mobo) p67 i got on amazon ordered one day shipping) and estimated delivery was in april lmao. so i told them to kick rocks and ordered the last one from asus themselfs but now it might not be here til monday, im pissed i really wanted to get this done this weekend.

was pretty awesome coming home from work lastnight with 3 GIANT boxes labeled "NEWEGG" on em haha
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