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by aowen512
Mon Nov 14, 2005 1:38 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: the fortron 500 blue storm
Replies: 2
Views: 1004

lol sorry it didnt come up when i did the search

thx for the link


what do you guys think about the fortron if i switch out the current 120mm and put in a 120mm yate loon... seems like it would be pretty favorable then?
by aowen512
Mon Nov 14, 2005 12:07 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: the fortron 500 blue storm
Replies: 2
Views: 1004

the fortron 500 blue storm

what do you guys think of this psu in terms of performance and in terms of silence fortron around certain forums is known to be a very very reliable psu, but im not too sure how quiet it will be endpcnoise does sell this as a very quiet psu manus link http://www.home2000.net/client/fspgroupusacom/pr...
by aowen512
Fri Nov 11, 2005 7:29 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: ideas, comments etc of this case, just 4 pc 779
Replies: 1
Views: 799

ideas, comments etc of this case, just 4 pc 779

manu's site : http://www.just4pc.com/g-ga779bk.htm here is the case for sale : http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=617435&CatId=32 its a just 4 pc case... which to me is not a well known brand but i do like the case.... its not the most appealing but its no 300...
by aowen512
Thu Nov 10, 2005 11:40 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: case purchasing question.. should i do it??
Replies: 11
Views: 2414

how much is the plexi stuff ur getting and do you have a link when ive taken looks at plexi crap at like menards.. its always expensive and thick, can never find anything i think that would work well also.. what about grey/black foam instead of plexi/glass would that do the trick as well.. seems lik...
by aowen512
Wed Nov 09, 2005 10:09 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: case purchasing question.. should i do it??
Replies: 11
Views: 2414

thats a good idea.. never thought of that

its not really the mesh so much as the look... looking for both pleasing looking case and def functionality as well

been looking into that chenbro 611 quite a bit as well right now, but still on the case hunt!
by aowen512
Mon Nov 07, 2005 5:22 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: looking for the coolermaster centurion 531 BLACK
Replies: 9
Views: 2098

just got me email, and apperently they do have it for sale, just not in north america here is the email : Hello Anthony, Thank you for your inquiry. We are glad to hear that you have interest in the Centurion 531 in black; however we currently do not have any plans to make this case available for pu...
by aowen512
Mon Nov 07, 2005 4:12 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: looking for the coolermaster centurion 531 BLACK
Replies: 9
Views: 2098

yea but it has those ugly bars i dont like.. thats what i was trying to say on the sides of the front of the case, it has those long silver bars infront and i dont like the look of it vs the original centurion 5 style.. im kind of wondering how hard it would be to mod a 120mm infront of the centurio...
by aowen512
Mon Nov 07, 2005 3:24 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: looking for the coolermaster centurion 531 BLACK
Replies: 9
Views: 2098

really booooo

i emailed them 2 days ago about it and hadnt got a reply yet

i guess that answers my question only prob with the other version is that i do not like the bars, and the regular centurion 5 does not support 2 120mm fans


looks liek the search continues!
by aowen512
Mon Nov 07, 2005 2:16 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: looking for the coolermaster centurion 531 BLACK
Replies: 9
Views: 2098

thx for the reply i defintely be checking those places out

keep the replies coming!
by aowen512
Mon Nov 07, 2005 12:21 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: looking for the coolermaster centurion 531 BLACK
Replies: 9
Views: 2098

looking for the coolermaster centurion 531 BLACK

its model number is rc-531-kkn1 i have not been able to find this ANYWHERE!!!! does someone here no where i can go about finding this case for sale also... how do you guys feel about the case itself... and 531 vs the 530/532 i like the black look and support for 2 120mm fans and all three support th...
by aowen512
Sun Nov 06, 2005 2:25 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: case purchasing question.. should i do it??
Replies: 11
Views: 2414

well stacker is too much for me... 3000 too boring.. im just not sure where to turn yet yea my cpu never gets over 45 and usually idles at like 38 the gpu gets up to 55ish range load and like 48 idle... NO AS5.. some cheap ish it came with... never got around to changing that i think that might make...
by aowen512
Sat Nov 05, 2005 4:16 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: case purchasing question.. should i do it??
Replies: 11
Views: 2414

i have a question though about the mesh... though i wont have pressure... will it not still dissapate air, hot air? i plan on using 120mm yate loon for intake, outtake, side intake/outtake(whichever is best with cpu cooler) and perhaps one more somewhere on the case for a total of 3/4 120mm fans if ...
by aowen512
Sat Nov 05, 2005 11:48 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: case purchasing question.. should i do it??
Replies: 11
Views: 2414

ok thx, i really wanst aware of how i wouldnt be getting good airflow with this type of case, and that is one thing that im concerned about

sounds like i might be continuing my search for a new case


thx fellas
by aowen512
Fri Nov 04, 2005 9:32 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: case purchasing question.. should i do it??
Replies: 11
Views: 2414

case purchasing question.. should i do it??

the case is ai-01 series from casebuy, its the bottom one on the page.. the 'full mesh' case called deluxe http://www.casebuy.com.tw/pccase/ai/ai01.htm here are some reviews.. some good some bad.. seems like most are before the final release and each time it looks a lil different so im not sure what...
by aowen512
Thu Oct 27, 2005 3:26 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: recommend a 120mm cpu cooler
Replies: 4
Views: 1498

thx for the reply... ive been looking at those i do enjoy the performance of thermalright.. currently use slk900 for my socket a

im leaning toward the scythe though... and not just ninja they have a few others that are pretty nice


keep em coming if you guys know any more

thx!
by aowen512
Thu Oct 27, 2005 1:55 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: recommend a 120mm cpu cooler
Replies: 4
Views: 1498

recommend a 120mm cpu cooler

i have some nice yate loon 120mm fans lying around and would like to put them to work coudl someone recommend a good 120mm heatsink for socket 939 and if possible 939 and socket A that could take advantage of my yate loons they are the medium speed blue led ones ive been looking myself and havent re...
by aowen512
Fri Oct 21, 2005 12:38 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: best amd 64 bit 939 core motherboard NON SLI
Replies: 14
Views: 3017

i really liked the board you gave me the link to, and im excited to see if any other companies will come out with ULi boards as well

thx for your reply and keep em coming!
by aowen512
Thu Oct 20, 2005 2:52 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: best amd 64 bit 939 core motherboard NON SLI
Replies: 14
Views: 3017

right now, im thinking about going wtih the MSI K8N Neo2-F, which basically the very well done K8N Neo2 Platinum but with nvidia chipset instead of the via, inwich nvidia is waht i prefer

looking for benchmarks etc to see how this thing holds up

keep the replies coming
by aowen512
Thu Oct 20, 2005 2:20 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: best amd 64 bit 939 core motherboard NON SLI
Replies: 14
Views: 3017

well from the way you guys talk, my 6800gt agp i should keep unless i wanted to upgrade from that, inwich i would have to buy a pciexpress

so i will stay with the agp motherboard, does that limit me to nf3 or are there nf4 boards that support agp??
by aowen512
Wed Oct 19, 2005 6:12 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: best amd 64 bit 939 core motherboard NON SLI
Replies: 14
Views: 3017

well i currently have a 6800gt agp that overclocks pretty good but im kind of drawn between keeping it and gettin nf3 or getting rid of it and go for pci e, though i will have to purchase another card blah!! no money... are the nf4 boards so much better than the nf3 boards(agp)?? i hear around from ...
by aowen512
Tue Oct 18, 2005 2:35 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: best amd 64 bit 939 core motherboard NON SLI
Replies: 14
Views: 3017

best amd 64 bit 939 core motherboard NON SLI

not going to go for the sli, so whats going to be my best solution here

preferably name brand motherboard(support!) but really name anything that i should be taking a look at

thx for your help guys and looking forward to the replies
by aowen512
Fri Sep 16, 2005 10:09 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: 939 sli motherboard.. what has the top here?
Replies: 6
Views: 1890

its been a few days now... i take it there is no top nor is there a couple that hold the top spots... so basically should i just go with what i like??

also.. NON SLI 939 socket motherboards

any suggestions/highest rated motherboards here?

thx alot guys
by aowen512
Wed Sep 14, 2005 5:25 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: 939 sli motherboard.. what has the top here?
Replies: 6
Views: 1890

939 sli motherboard.. what has the top here?

what motherboard, sli 939, holds the top spot.. if its not clear then who competes

im looking for something that stands out like nf7-s rev2 did

ive been doing research but i thought i should ask you guys on your opinions

thx alot!
by aowen512
Wed Jul 20, 2005 9:39 pm
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: 120mm Fan dilemma
Replies: 7
Views: 2689

well tekgems have the medium speed yate loons... and undervolted they are as quiet as anything out there.. but still can be pushed for maximum air when needed check them out specs from yate loon website D12SM-12 = 120x120x25 = 1650rpms = 70.5cfm = 33dba(at full rpm) http://tekgems.com/Products/et-13...
by aowen512
Tue Jul 19, 2005 7:13 pm
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: What is the absolute best 120 MM fan one can find?
Replies: 4
Views: 1553

well most hear believe the nexus 120mm are the quietest but papst panaflo yate loon and nexus are all pretty much quiet under 7 and you prob cant/wont tell the diff at 5volts so i say get the cheapest of those... which just might be the yate loons... just for your info the nexus fans use the yate lo...
by aowen512
Mon Jul 18, 2005 5:52 pm
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: Make your own PWM controller
Replies: 12
Views: 2988

some may be pwm and some just may be voltage regulation either switches or reostats but here are a few sites you might want to check out http://www.overclockers.com/tips1127/index02.asp http://www.fanbus.com/ http://dbserv.maxim-ic.com/appnotes.cfm/appnote_number/1784 http://casemods.pointofnoreturn...
by aowen512
Fri Jul 15, 2005 5:44 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: can you guys name some 7200rpm drives that are quiet
Replies: 3
Views: 1254

damn recommended hds is what i was looking for.. .never found it in my searches thx!
by aowen512
Fri Jul 15, 2005 1:59 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: can you guys name some 7200rpm drives that are quiet
Replies: 3
Views: 1254

can you guys name some 7200rpm drives that are quiet

ive seen different posts and what not about noises but i have not found just a list of commonly known quiet drives i would like to have 7200rpms and anywhere from 60-120gb.. dont need more than that because im going to put them in a raid0 so 120-240gb is plenty space for me right now i currently hav...
by aowen512
Sun Jul 10, 2005 9:02 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: slk 900-fan blowing up or down?-can i mount a 120mm on it?
Replies: 10
Views: 2587

ok ive got my medium speed yate loons in i took off the 90mm on my slk900 on put the 120 yl on it blowing down first. the temps would get up to 56C and that is where i have my alarm sets so i would stop playing some cs source and temps would drop i then tried it with air sucking up and it hasnt gone...
by aowen512
Fri Jul 08, 2005 9:37 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: need help installing 5.25 drives
Replies: 0
Views: 676

need help installing 5.25 drives

i have a really really old case and im not really sure how to mount my drives in here as it is not the typical drive system (the screws are not working for me) here are the pics of the drive bay... work with me as i no longer have a diggy cam and these pics arent too great to start with http://img29...