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Old 09-01-17, 10:35 PM
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Evening all, Names Ken, but most people call me Mountaineer as I am very dedicated to my favorite college football team the West Virginia Mountaineers. Been a member of the forums for several years, but I've always been one of those lurkers in the background. A little about myself: I'm a Dairy Dept. Manager at one of my local Walmarts and I actually like my job. I'm an avid fisherman, hunter and spend a lot of my summer camping.

I've been building pc's for about 15-20 yrs, but everything I've done to this point have always been a cheap as I could go to play current games. I think the most I've ever spent on a PC is around $600 US and I've always build AMD systems. I've never even owned an Intel CPU. That is until now. I decided it was finally time to step up and run with the big boys and just ordered a 7700k. The new build is gonna take me a few months to get my parts together but I will be doing a full build log when I get all my parts. I'll be making some other posts throughout the forums just to get some opinions and input for the new build as well.

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Old 09-01-17, 10:58 PM
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Tolemac Tolemac is offline
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Welcome to the forums

Build Log: http://forum.overclock3d.net/showthread.php?t=72241

STEAM ID: http://steamcommunity.com/id/Tolemac/

“If you knew the magnificence of the three, six and nine, you would have a key to the universe.” – Nikola Tesla
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Old 09-01-17, 11:15 PM
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G'day Welcome to the forums and it's a shame you went 7700k as the new AMD Zen cpu's are due out and for the same price point maybe you could of had the performance of an 8 core 6900k processor in an 8 core AMD
NZXT Phantom 630 White=Intel 5930K=MSI X99A Gaming Pro Carbon=32gig 3000Mhz Dominator Platinums= MSI GTX980Ti Gaming 6G=NZXT Kraken X62=Asus ROG Swift=Corsair K95 RGB=Corsair Force LS 960GB=Cougar 700M=Samsung 950 Pro M.2 512GB=Corsair AX1200i=White Sennheiser Game One=CableMod RGB LED=Pioneer BDR-209D=Windows 10 Pro=Creative Soundblaster ZXR=Thrustmaster T16000M HOTAS
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Old 10-01-17, 12:05 AM
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Welcome to the zoo!
Guts: i7 3820 / Asus Rampage IV Gene / 16GB Corsair Dominator Platinum / Zotac GTX 980 x2 / EVGA 1000W PSU / Case Labs M8
Storage: 2x ADATA SX900 256GB SSDs in RAID0 / 2x 3TB in RAID1 / 2x 1TB stand alone
Water Cooling: CPU - Darkside Heatkiller / GPUs - EK 980
/ 360 rad x 3 / dual D5 vario pumps
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Old 10-01-17, 01:49 AM
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Welcome dude!
I'm not a Geek! ..... I'm an intellectual BADASS!!
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Old 10-01-17, 09:02 AM
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He used to do surgery
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Old 10-01-17, 10:23 PM
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greetings from across the pond
Gigabyte F2A88XM-D3H | A10-6800k mild oc | Antec H1200 | Hyperx 1866 2 x 8gb | Asus Strix RX 470 | Samsung Evo 140gb ssd | Seagate Baracuda 1tb storage | EVGA 500w | Phanteks Entho ProM Acrylic Window | Windows 10 and Linux Manjaro
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