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Old 14-08-11, 09:14 AM
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Thinking of building this rig.

The Red Reaper:

Case: CoolerMaster HAF X - $219

Motherboard: ASUS Maximus IV Extreme Z - $445

Fan Controller: Zalman ZM-MFC1 Black: 6 Channel Fan Controller - $35

CPU: Intel i7 2600K - $315

Extra Fan: SilverStone 120mm Air Penetrator Red LED 35.36CFM @ 22.4dBA (x3)- $65

CPU Cooler: XSPC Rasa 750 RX360 $199

Water Coolant: Mayhems Ultra Pure H2O + 10ml Clear/Red Dye - $17

Tubing: Masterkleer 5/16" ID - 7/16" OD (8-11mm) Clear - $4

Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Black 1Tb SATA III 6.0Gb/s 64MB Cache 7200RPM - $85

SSD: Corsair Force 60Gb 550MB/s Read 490MB/s Write - $165

RAM: Corsair Vengeance 1600MHz CL8 1.5v 8GB (2x4G DDR3 - $95

Power Supply: Corsair AX850 - $245

Graphic Card: Gigabyte GTX460 Overclock SLI already have)

Total Price = $1886

Parts from PC Case Gear, SpecialTech, Scorptec, and CentreCom

Tell me what you think, and any suggestions will be appreciated.

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Old 14-08-11, 09:37 AM
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This is meant to be in the new build advice section

never buy a ASROCK motherboard
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Old 14-08-11, 09:41 AM
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I WOULD NEVER GET A ASROCK MOTHERBOARD
Why not?
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Why not?
Cos they are pretty crap 99% of the time. The fatality branding is just a lame attempt to get n000bs to buy them.
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I see ur getting ur parts from pccasegear yeh? which means your from australia? then how are you gonna get parts from specialtech0 isnt it based in the uk? Id imagine the shipping and currency stuff would be a hell of alot
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Cos they are pretty crap 99% of the time. The fatality branding is just a lame attempt to get n000bs to buy them.
It is red and black, and the reviews are very good.

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then how are you gonna get parts from specialtech0 isnt it based in the uk? Id imagine the shipping and currency stuff would be a hell of alot
SpecialTech ship to Australia, but if shipping costs too much then I will have to make do with the limited amount of stuff in Australia...
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Old 15-08-11, 09:17 AM
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If you want red and black get and asus rog?
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It is red and black, and the reviews are very good.

SpecialTech ship to Australia, but if shipping costs too much then I will have to make do with the limited amount of stuff in Australia...
The reviews are good for anything + everything a couple of people gave the Nzxt h2 gold awards so if a brand make loads of shit stuff they won't suddenly make something awesome
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i know Aria dont ship to Australia.. but take a serious look at

http://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Compo...roductId=45382

all your other stuff looks quality kit, it wants to be attached to this )
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If you want red and black get and asus rog?
That's like $400+

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The reviews are good for anything + everything a couple of people gave the Nzxt h2 gold awards so if a brand make loads of shit stuff they won't suddenly make something awesome
The AsRock Z68 Fatal1ty Professional Gen3 is $300 and is on par with the Gigabyte UD7 performance in almost every test.
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