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    Poll: Just my 2 cent's worth: When the Climate...

    Just my 2 cent's worth:

    When the Climate changer crowd (formerly known as global warmers) ridicule and put down any opposing theories and arguments, it should be a red flag warning that it has...
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    Hey guys, Just went thru this myself as I'm...

    Hey guys,

    Just went thru this myself as I'm new here and new to overclocking. While I really cannot walk you thru all that's involved I can point you to some info that helped me to get it all...
  3. Wow! I really like that cable pass through...

    Wow!
    I really like that cable pass through panel... along with everything else!
    Your blending of technical art on a machine, with a sense of harmony and order is very appealing.
    Can't wait to...
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    Love those monster thick copper rad's. Talk...

    Love those monster thick copper rad's. Talk about cooling. Yikes!!
    Great forethought on your plumbing. Looks very clean. Loving it so far.
    I too like the vegas fan.

    Can't wait till the...
  5. Stumbled upon this thread and read with interest...

    Stumbled upon this thread and read with interest all you have done so far.
    I love the attention to details and your enthusiasm. So many excellent ideas and applications to the build.
    I am...
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    "Stands up in a crowded meeting and greets the...

    "Stands up in a crowded meeting and greets the others sitting around in a circle.

    Hello my name is Hivizman and I am a hardware hoarder.

    All chorus: "Hello Hivizman"

    Yeah I know what you...
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    Hey superjonbon, Was reading your thread and...

    Hey superjonbon,

    Was reading your thread and have a couple of suggestions if I may.

    If you haven't done so - please watch this overclocking video by JJ on you tube. It helped me out a lot - ...
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    Hey Deltawar I purchased my sytem and Hero mb....

    Hey Deltawar

    I purchased my sytem and Hero mb. thru newegg on one of the sales promo's. Never built a system from the ground up before. I just have had better luck with Asus than other brands....
  9. Welcome aboard I read your post and can...

    Welcome aboard

    I read your post and can empathize with you on many points. Agreed that this is a very professional, flame free community. A great assemblage of technical advise, humor and wit!
    ...
  10. Thread: New 4770k owner

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    Hey Madspec, Interesting info on your cpu. Can...

    Hey Madspec,
    Interesting info on your cpu. Can you pull an AIDA64 test at 4.5 GHz @ 1.34v? I can't. :(

    My rig will boot at 4.5GHz @ 1.32v, but it wouldn't pull the stress test. At 1.42v it...
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    Ditto - While I love to lavish money on my pc,...

    Ditto - While I love to lavish money on my pc, the mrs. has other ideas! lol. Buying a waterblock for a gpu that will be upgraded in a year or so is... a bit over the top. imho

    I would love to...
  12. Thread: New 4770k owner

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    Thanks for replying to the post guys. :) 1.35...

    Thanks for replying to the post guys. :)

    1.35 and above definitely seems to be an area of diminishing returns from what I have seen with my cpu's specific data.
    In my case, the best performance...
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    Interesting thread... My thanks to all for...

    Interesting thread... My thanks to all for helping to point me in the right direction or at least get my neurons excited enough to figure it out. :)

    I had an odd experience today.
    After...
  14. Thread: New 4770k owner

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    New 4770k owner

    Hey all,

    I've been playing around with my new 4770k cpu and now that I'm up-to-speed more or less I wanted to post my results.
    My rig is a Maximus hero mb with 16gb of 1600 team Vulcan ram,...
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    Sticky: I like it. Very clean Industrialist design....

    I like it. Very clean Industrialist design. Reminds me of a café racer with no panels or faring's.

    Great effort
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    Sticky: !!! Over the top !!! Someday when my pc grows up...

    !!! Over the top !!!
    Someday when my pc grows up I hope it can come close to what you have created here!
    Great job!
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    Sticky: Fricking awesome!! I'm new to water cooling...

    Fricking awesome!!

    I'm new to water cooling so excuse the dumb question but this is the 1st time I've seen clear tubing bent at 90 deg. angles with no fittings??
    My guess is plastic/glass...
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    Sticky: Hey guys, A little about myself - I'm a navy...

    Hey guys,

    A little about myself - I'm a navy vet. of 22 years. Bought my 1st pc around 1983/84 - An Apple II with 48k. Got hooked on gaming while playing Sirtech's "Wizardry".
    I worked on...
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    Cold started for the 3rd time today with the...

    Cold started for the 3rd time today with the latest bios upgrade - 0903 and all is well for the moment. Performed the EZ update and it worked great.
    I will repost with results, after a week or two...
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    Ok - cool. I get it now. I guess I was in a...

    Ok - cool. I get it now. I guess I was in a cold boot fail myself, just thinking it was a ram problem all the time... :)

    Other than this UEFI bug, I'm real happy with my new rig. 1st time I...
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    Manually set up the ram and still have a cold...

    Manually set up the ram and still have a cold boot fail. Once I'm in bios, I can save (no changes) and pc boots up just fine, restarts fine.
    I'm sure it's the ram not being compatible... sigh.
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    Thank you Chino for the welcome and the info....

    Thank you Chino for the welcome and the info. Will follow your link -method 2, and I'll post with results.

    Cheers
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    I'm following along here on the fix.. Sorry -...

    I'm following along here on the fix.. Sorry - didn't mean to hijack the thread...
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    Hero VI cold boot overclock fail

    Hey guys,
    I'm new to the forum and also purchased a Maximus VI Hero board.
    I apologize now for my lack of pc lingo and experience. This is my first complete pc build. I changed a power supply...
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