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by boardsportsrule
Mon Apr 12, 2004 5:11 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: they are suspended! :D
Replies: 5
Views: 1901

well, me being the adventerous type just went to the store, bought 8 bunge cors( the kinds with hooks on the end...but skinner then normal) and i did it! im busy now, but ill post some pic's later.. a little crooked, but it's my first suspension attempt so i am VERY pleased with it!!!
by boardsportsrule
Mon Apr 12, 2004 5:07 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: silence and overclocking?
Replies: 5
Views: 1529

silence and overclocking?

ok, i am an overclocker, but i hate noise!! so i got a quick Q... would the zalman 7000a-ALCU/CU cool suffiecently for an amd xp at 2.5 ghz and 1.9Vcore? i dont currrently have this, right now i have it at 2.3ghz and 1.71 vcore but asking for a barton mobile for Bday and if i get it then i will be o...
by boardsportsrule
Sun Apr 11, 2004 12:02 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: 9700pro Question...
Replies: 3
Views: 1420

zalman+panaflo @ 5V= the best for silence and coolness...or with out fan works if no overclocking
by boardsportsrule
Sun Apr 11, 2004 8:07 am
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: *sigh* the silent computer theroy has just started for me :(
Replies: 7
Views: 2402

is accustic management on seagates?
by boardsportsrule
Sun Apr 11, 2004 6:31 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Thermaltake cases?
Replies: 4
Views: 1563

i gotta lian li, i love it... pc-71... i have tons of room, i got tons of wire hidning capabilites.. and i can suspend hdd's if i want :) i overclock too( working my way outta thatt by fall of 2004 to make a silent computeR) but for the time being, i love lian li's :D
by boardsportsrule
Sun Apr 11, 2004 6:28 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: they are suspended! :D
Replies: 5
Views: 1901

yeah, i saw the sticky thats where i got the idea of webbing it in the case...but the apodians(i know the spelling it totally wrong) looks quiet nice :) one problem i see is that the drive bay covers are hooked into where the floppy drive is(where i would have to take out..) so that would be hard to...
by boardsportsrule
Sat Apr 10, 2004 5:03 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: they are suspended! :D
Replies: 5
Views: 1901

they are suspended! :D

look at post below..i did it :D
by boardsportsrule
Mon Mar 01, 2004 10:51 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: AMD Warranty FUD
Replies: 8
Views: 3283

thank you...this should settle the debate in the thermal paste thread :D
by boardsportsrule
Mon Mar 01, 2004 9:29 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Thermal Paste
Replies: 12
Views: 2555

don't know, dont care, all i know is if they find out it wont matter, check their warranty or call them or email them... damn, i try to help and all you say is "no ur wrong"
by boardsportsrule
Mon Mar 01, 2004 7:37 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Thermal Paste
Replies: 12
Views: 2555

yes it matters, if they find that u used AS3 or 5 or anything other then shin estu or stock they will not fulfill the warranty
by boardsportsrule
Sun Feb 29, 2004 6:21 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: would this dampen the noise good??
Replies: 6
Views: 2318

sweet, im a infnity owner, kickass mother board :) 250 fsb dual channel with 2-2-2-11 timings :D i love it!
by boardsportsrule
Sun Feb 29, 2004 3:20 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: would this dampen the noise good??
Replies: 6
Views: 2318

yeah this is him! who's you? ur sig looks firmiliar but i forget who! i overclock too so i guess ill skip it.....thanks :)
by boardsportsrule
Sun Feb 29, 2004 8:12 am
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: Airflow makes a difference!
Replies: 4
Views: 1569

but if he can't hear it, why go any lower?
by boardsportsrule
Sun Feb 29, 2004 8:09 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Future Water Cooled
Replies: 18
Views: 5089

yeah, for sure...i got a bigger/better radiator then the black ice extreme2 for about 1/2 the price....you just have to be resourcful
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 5:23 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Future Water Cooled
Replies: 18
Views: 5089

nice! my system deffinately isn't upto SPCR silent rating but i am a hardcore overclocker too, so i need to find the perfect medium... the maze 4, is actually worse then the maze 3 :) im watering gpu cuz i had a zalman heatpipe but it got to hot for it when i overclocked..it kinda sucked... i really...
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 4:19 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Why is my CPU only 27degC?
Replies: 5
Views: 1361

ooooooooohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh much better, :) i saw one 1.1vcore but it was SLOW
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 4:17 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Quiet P4 3.2....possible?
Replies: 39
Views: 10234

yes, if u have a fn on top make sure it's SLOW like 5 volt it
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 2:10 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Quiet P4 3.2....possible?
Replies: 39
Views: 10234

deffenately do a hole on the top...many people have found more exhausted air creates better temps, so the case has negitive air pressure inside instead of positive...thats one of the reasons i have 3 on top and only one on side.... another way to maximize temps and minimize noise is a 120mm fan on t...
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 1:33 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Quiet P4 3.2....possible?
Replies: 39
Views: 10234

ohhhh wow, yeah, im talking still in the 20's that's what i go for, everything in low 20's i have a buncha bgi fans but at 7 volt :) LA1's are fine....damn, if ur like this then here's what i would say, 1)case- i dont know, some heavy steele one with built in noise dampening... 2) zalman 7000a-ALcu/...
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 1:03 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: cheap fanless or watercooled psu?
Replies: 3
Views: 1463

hgey! i used to live by seattle, kirkland, right across the lake :) now i am in oregon :D
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 1:03 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: cheap fanless or watercooled psu?
Replies: 3
Views: 1463

damn
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 12:54 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Quiet P4 3.2....possible?
Replies: 39
Views: 10234

oh yeah btw: i have just switched from a cheiftec dragon to lian li pc-71 and the pc-71 was way quieter...i dont know...it's true tho!
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 12:52 pm
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: What to buy if money were no object...
Replies: 15
Views: 4202

oooooooooooooooohhhhhhhhhhh didnt' see that, shoulda read more carefully :( but get a big lian li case( i know it's not steel, but they are very nice :) ) then take a jigsaw and cut out the vents in back so there are no grills, VERY easy to do, just 4 little cuts.... then get a zalman 7000a-CU for a...
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 12:46 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Why is my CPU only 27degC?
Replies: 5
Views: 1361

yeah, i have seen it done, and i do it too, im just saying that it's very good... the 2000's run at 1.6 stock, it;s just hard to find tha you can overclock a chip that much and pump such less vcore thru it...i have tried, with a buncha CPU's( mainly 1700's and 1800's dlt3c jiuhb) and none will oc an...
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 12:44 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Quiet P4 3.2....possible?
Replies: 39
Views: 10234

yes, but i own a enermax psu, and it is very quiet, and i currently have a lian li similiar to the one posted but bigger and it's dead quiet (watercooled tho) thanks for the welcome!!! been on other forums a long time, but i like my computers quiet so i figure i gotta get a silent forum :)
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 11:28 am
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: Undervoltable Motherboards: ADD to the list!!
Replies: 313
Views: 350383

DFI infinity nf2
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 11:27 am
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: What to buy if money were no object...
Replies: 15
Views: 4202

ii would get a A-64 instead of pentuim, i am partial to amd BUT if you look at reivew's A64's cream p4's and when A-64 windows comes out it will be even better....u should get a better and future proof system, for a couple bux less too!
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 11:25 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: seagate<?????
Replies: 1
Views: 919

seagate<?????

what hdd's are quieter and better then seagates??? i have 2 60gber's in raid 0 ATA--> SATA converters, and they are DEAD silent and give me ~110 mbps adn 14ms seek...sounds good to me...anything better tho?
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 11:24 am
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: cheap fanless or watercooled psu?
Replies: 3
Views: 1463

cheap fanless or watercooled psu?

any CHEAP fanless or watercooled psu's out there?
by boardsportsrule
Sat Feb 28, 2004 11:21 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Quiet P4 3.2....possible?
Replies: 39
Views: 10234

well since cost isn't important get a lian li pc-65B
a enermax 431 psu and a
zalman 7000a-alcu heatsink/fan
that will give u a nice looking, quiet setup :) lian li are expensive, but nicest case i have used...EVER