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by gerry
Fri Nov 19, 2010 2:18 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: CPU cooler for Antec Solo
Replies: 3
Views: 1268

Re: CPU cooler for Antec Solo

All; Sincere thanks for your responses, they are appreciated. I did some more fiddling with fans, lubrication etc and have had some success without changes in hardware (at this point). At this time, where I live, the ambient temp in my home office is about 18C-19C. I installed a little program calle...
by gerry
Wed Nov 17, 2010 8:06 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: CPU cooler for Antec Solo
Replies: 3
Views: 1268

CPU cooler for Antec Solo

All; I have an Antec Solo case (love it) from which I have built up a very quiet computer. The motherboard is an Asus P5QL Pro 775. The CPU is the Q6600 2.4Ghz with nVidia 9600GT card, 4gig Corsair Dominator RAM, 640gig 7,200rpm WD hard drive. The unit is not overclocked. The CPU cooler is a pretty ...
by gerry
Tue Mar 18, 2008 2:38 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Cooler E8400 Wolfdale 3.GHz
Replies: 13
Views: 6030

Cooler E8400 Wolfdale 3 GHz

More info, sorry about that. Antec P182 SeaSonic 550watt S12 PSU EVGA 8800GT 512MB Motherboard Gigabyte GA EP35 DS3R LGA 775 WD SE16 WD6400AAKS 640GB HDD CPU is E8400 Wolfdale 3.0GHz Also need to know if the following are in fact compatible; Gigabyte motherboard (as above) GA EP35 DS3R 775 Intel P35...
by gerry
Tue Mar 18, 2008 2:22 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Cooler E8400 Wolfdale 3.GHz
Replies: 13
Views: 6030

Cooler E8400 Wolfdale 3 GHz

More info, sorry about that. Antec P182 SeaSonic 550watt S12 PSU EVGA 8800GT 512MB Motherboard Gigabyte GA EP35 DS3R LGA 775 WD SE16 WD6400AAKS 640GB HDD CPU is E8400 Wolfdale 3.0GHz Also need to know if the following are in fact compatible; Gigabyte motherboard (as above) GA EP35 DS3R 775 Intel P35...
by gerry
Sun Mar 16, 2008 11:01 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Cooler E8400 Wolfdale 3.GHz
Replies: 13
Views: 6030

Cooler E8400 Wolfdale 3.GHz

Hi all
Can anyone offer suggestions for a fan cooler for E8400 Wolfdale 3.GHz on a GIGABYTE GA-EP35 DS3R LGA 775 P35 ATX motherboard.
thanks
by gerry
Sat Mar 15, 2008 2:34 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: 8800GT card fit in Antec Solo case
Replies: 4
Views: 2244

8800GT card fit in Antec Solo case

Hi I have an Antec Solo case with SeaSonic S12 430watt PSU fitted and I'm considering using the 8800GT video card in a major upgrade. I'll only be using one WD640G hard drive, no RAID and no SLI so will have plenty of free space. Is anyone using an 8800GT in a Solo case? I have heard that they are a...
by gerry
Fri Mar 14, 2008 8:31 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Non gaming fast cool VGA card
Replies: 7
Views: 2394

Non gaming fast cool VGA card.

Blue_Sky Many thanks for your input. Deeply appreciated. I have put a bunch of stuff together that I think (hope) satisfies all of my needs, would appreciate it if you could go through it, see if you can spot any possible conflicts or irregularities and cast a verdict. This is for a work/ research s...
by gerry
Thu Mar 13, 2008 5:02 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Non gaming fast cool VGA card
Replies: 7
Views: 2394

Non gaming fast cool VGA card

Blue_Sky Thanks again. I will go with the eVGA8800GT with the Arctic Cooling Accelero S1 heatsink fitted after purchase and will also add a 120mm low rpm, high cfm low noise fan to the heatsink. I found an excellent review on the S1 by Lawrence LEE in SPCR dated 26th December 07 re performance and f...
by gerry
Wed Mar 12, 2008 11:48 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Non gaming fast cool VGA card
Replies: 7
Views: 2394

Non gaming fast cool VDA card

Blue_Sky I found your post most helpful, thank you. I have been to many review sites, especially newegg, to learn what I can about your recommendations. I have come to the following conclusions. 1)...I'll stick with the existing Antec Solo and SeaSonic 430watt PSU 2)...WD 640Gb HDD without doubt 3.....
by gerry
Wed Mar 12, 2008 3:56 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Non gaming fast cool VGA card
Replies: 7
Views: 2394

Non gaming fast cool VGA card

Greetings all. My existing setup; Asus P4P800E deluxe socket 478 mobo....GeForce FX5700 Lite video card...SeaSonic 430PSU.....Zalman 9500 CPU cooler with P4 3ghz Prescott CPU...2 x 1G OCZ 400 124ELPE DDR ram 16 x(64x8) @200mhz 20-3-2-5....HDD..Sata WDC WD2500ks OOMJBO 16mb cache....Monitor is Samsun...