Saying Goodbye to an old friend… TheGamer

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Sep 102018
 
Saying Goodbye to an old friend... TheGamer

Today (or rather this week) I say goodbye to an old friend. TheGamer! She was a  beauty of a PC.. I purchased her in 2011, almost 8 years ago. I also replaced her original motherboard with one that I could finally overclock and  took her from 3.4Ghz to 4.43Ghz. She was a dream of a [–READ MORE–]

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Custom Desert Landspeeder TFA

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Feb 202018
 
Custom Desert Landspeeder TFA

Jakku Raider Speeder Description The Jakku Raider Speeder was a landspeeder built from scavenged parts that was then customized to survive harsh desert terrains. It was white in color, with two steering vanes at the front, and the engines on either side of the rear. The driver’s seat was located between the engines, next to [–READ MORE–]

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Update on the six million dollar man..

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Oct 022016
 
Update on the six million dollar man..

First, here are the new stock metrics.. www.hwbot.org/xtu/share/480668‘ Intel Core i5-2500K CPU @ 3720.0MHz – 706 XTU marks on HWBOT   Second, It was a long journey.. through mostly dust… and dust bunnies..           Finally, though I got the old motherboard out, and the new one in..         [–READ MORE–]

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Rebuilding the six million dollar man

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Oct 012016
 
Rebuilding the six million dollar man

Purchased new motherboard thus week.  Asus p8z77-m pro with 16gigs of 1600Mhz ram. Started cleaning out the case and preparing it for the new!  Move to come! 

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Rebuilding a better PC

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Sep 232016
 

You may ask yourself, who would spend the money on a used motherboard, for a cpu five years after the fact? Are you crazy?? And I would counter by saying that in the upgrade cycle you often look for the best bang for the buck.  That means that normally it looks like this.  Ram, video [–READ MORE–]

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