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9 hours ago, 2Buck said:

Latest rescue: A Macbook a1181 I got for 5 bucks. Thing was nasty as hell, had all sort of marks on it, etc. Cleaned it up, swapped the busted HDD out for a 120GB SSD I had laying around, upgraded it from 1GB 667 to 4GB 800 and installed Mavericks (because 10.10+ is ugly as shit and this thing isn't really gonna do much anyway). For web browsing, it's still just fine. People underestimate what a 2.0ghz Duo is still capable of. 720p60 youtube videos run at full speed and I have the latest version of Firefox, so it's not obsolete yet. As for gaming, I mainly just stick to old console emulators these days anyway so this old thing could satisfy me. Mainly just happy to have a functional Intel Mac around, even if it is the bare minimum. But it's enough power to run my game, so if I ever get to do a Mac port later on I'll have hardware to do some basic testing on without borrowing anything. I've got a battery on the way too, though it's an ebay cheapy so I don't expect much. Haha, it'll probably still have better battery life than my actual laptop.

Man, those MacBooks always remind me of elementary and middle school. Nostalgia.


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Wolf - Edge of the World patch.

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What do they know of England, who only England know?

"Well that's what I always said I wanted to be remembered for, for being honest. Nothing else is worth a damn"
 

 

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On 6/12/2019 at 3:56 PM, Radioactive Snowman said:

Dayum that looks clean, what are the noise levels like with the cpu cooler? I'm looking for a new one and that has the look im going for

that is the stock amd cooler for the 2700x


into trains? here's the model railroad thread!

The way to get the specs for my PC. go to the store. Buy some potatos. boil them and mash the. and stuff that in a focus g with a ssd.

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22 hours ago, D13H4RD said:

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"Heavy duty"


into trains? here's the model railroad thread!

The way to get the specs for my PC. go to the store. Buy some potatos. boil them and mash the. and stuff that in a focus g with a ssd.

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55 minutes ago, will1432 said:

that is the stock amd cooler for the 2700x

I know, but I like the look of it and a local retailer sells them cheap so if it wasn't obnoxiously loud I was gonna grab one


CPU - Ryzen 5 2600 / Motherboard - MSI B450 Gaming Pro Carbon AC / RAM - Corsair Vengeance Pro RGB 4x8GB @ 3200MHz / GPU - Saphire Nitro+ Vega 64 / PSU - Corsair RMx750 / Storage - 500gb Samsung 860 Evo SSD + 2TB Seagate Barracuda / Case - Phanteks P600s / Monitor - Samsung 32" CJG5 1440P 144Hz Keyboard - Razer Ornata / Mouse - Razer Naga Trinity / Headphones - HyperX Cloud 2 (PC) Airpods (Phone) / Speakers - Logitech Z337 / Phone - OnePlus 7T Pro

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6 hours ago, Dan Castellaneta said:

Man, those MacBooks always remind me of elementary and middle school. Nostalgia.

Even though I've never even owned an Intel Mac before I got this, It's super nostalgic for me too. Back in 2007 when my cousin got one, the main computer of my house was a 400mhz Pentium II, I'd use it to watch Youtube and browse Gamefaqs and stuff. So as you can imagine, I was used to slow, pages taking their time, frequent freezing, 4 fps Youtube videos, etc. My mind was completely blown when I used the Macbook. When I think back to it, it was also my first encounter with a multicore processor, and my first encounter with a 64 bit processor, even though I didn't even know what that meant at the time. xD


Current Rig

i7 2600k @ 4.7ghz 1.4v - EVGA GTX 970 ACX 2.0 @ 1500mhz - 16GB Hyper x Fury 1866 - Asus p8z77-v lk (1$) - BX500 250GB SSD - 2x1TB HDD storage - EVGA 650w 80+G G2

 

FX 8320 Rig

FX 8320 @ 4.5ghz - EVGA GTX 770 SC 2GB - 16GB RAM - 250GB SSD - CM 212 EVO - Asus M5A97 R2.0 - EVGA 500w Bronze - CM Elite 430 Black

 

Nahelem Rig

i7 860 @ 3.7ghz - 8GB DDR3 - GTX 670 - 250GB SSD

 

And of course, my q6600 rig

q6600 @ 3.4ghz 1.45v - Zalman copper cooler - 8GB DDR2 - GTX 560ti - 250GB SSD

 

Server 1: FX 6100 @ 3.8ghz - 12GB DDR3

Server 2 - q6700 @ 3.2ghz - 8GB DDR3

PFSense router: Core 2 Duo @3.16ghz - 4GB DDR3 - 64GB SSD - 16 port tplink gigabit switch

Openmediavault: 4TB - 4GB DDR2 - q6600

 

The 5$ Laptop (Asus r510c) (+60$ worth of upgrades)

Core i5 i5-3337U 1.8ghz (2.5ghz) - 240gb SSD - 320gb WD Black - 8GB DDR3 - Intel HD Graphics 4000

 

HTPC - Wolf In Sheep's Clothing (Crappy HP OEM SFF case and PSU from 2009)

AMD A8 6800k @4.2ghz - GT 1030 2GB GDDR5 - 8GB DDR3 - 250GB SP SSD - Some Asus FM2+ motherboard

 

Bedroom HTPC - The 939 Monster

AMD Athlon 64 x2 @ 2.8ghz - HD 3850 256mb - 4GB DDR400 - 80GB WD Blue IDE - SOCKET 939 BITCHES

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Got a Fitbit Versa Lite (of course I had to get blue).

I added a custom watch face, so of course it’s Splatoon related 

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Desktop: Outlive:CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 2700 | CPU Cooler: AMD Wraith Spire | RAM: XPG GAMMIX D10 16GB DDR4 3000MHz | MOBO: ASRock B450M Pro4 | GPU: Sapphire Radeon RX 590 | Storage: Inland Professional 256GB PCIe 2x NVMe SSD, Crucial 512GB SSD, WD Blue 2TB HDD, Seagate 2TB HDD | PSU: Thermaltake Smart Pro RGB 750W | Case: Thermaltake Versa H18 | Keyboard: Logitech G810 | Mouse: Logitech G602 | Monitor: HP Omen 25 | 2nd Monitor: HP 25vx | 3rd Monitor: Asus VW199T-P | Speakers: Logitech Z313 | Headset: Logitech G230

Laptop: Dell Inspiron 15 7559:CPU: Intel Core i5 6300HQ | RAM: 16GB DRR3L | GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 960M 4GB | Storage: ADATA 1TB SSD | Mouse: Logitech G602 | Headset: Turtle Beach ZLa

HTPC: CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 2200G |  | RAM: 8GB Team T-Force Vulcan DDR4 2800MHz | MOBO: ASRock Fatal1ty AB350 Gaming-ITX/ac | Storage: SanDisk 240GB SSD w/Seagate 1TB SSHD | PSU: Powerman 350W | Case: AZZA CSAZ-103 Black

 

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2 minutes ago, kaiju_wars said:

Got a Fitbit Versa Lite (of course I had to get blue).

I added a custom watch face, so of course it’s Splatoon related 

It feels like you suddenly became obcessed with Splatoon a month or two ago.


Come Bloody Angel

Break off your chains

And look what I've found in the dirt.

 

Pale battered body

Seems she was struggling

Something is wrong with this world.

 

Fierce Bloody Angel

The blood is on your hands

Why did you come to this world?

 

Everybody turns to dust.

 

Everybody turns to dust.

 

The blood is on your hands.

 

The blood is on your hands!

 

Pyo.

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1 minute ago, Drak3 said:

It feels like you sufdenly became obcessed with Splatoon a month or two ago.

It was about three months ago.  I became obsessed with the game.  I'm honestly glad.  It helped with me getting back into drawing, and (for the most part, I'll rant about that later in the LGBT thread) it has a great community also, so I've met some really cool people and some became friends even.


Desktop: Outlive:CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 2700 | CPU Cooler: AMD Wraith Spire | RAM: XPG GAMMIX D10 16GB DDR4 3000MHz | MOBO: ASRock B450M Pro4 | GPU: Sapphire Radeon RX 590 | Storage: Inland Professional 256GB PCIe 2x NVMe SSD, Crucial 512GB SSD, WD Blue 2TB HDD, Seagate 2TB HDD | PSU: Thermaltake Smart Pro RGB 750W | Case: Thermaltake Versa H18 | Keyboard: Logitech G810 | Mouse: Logitech G602 | Monitor: HP Omen 25 | 2nd Monitor: HP 25vx | 3rd Monitor: Asus VW199T-P | Speakers: Logitech Z313 | Headset: Logitech G230

Laptop: Dell Inspiron 15 7559:CPU: Intel Core i5 6300HQ | RAM: 16GB DRR3L | GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 960M 4GB | Storage: ADATA 1TB SSD | Mouse: Logitech G602 | Headset: Turtle Beach ZLa

HTPC: CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 2200G |  | RAM: 8GB Team T-Force Vulcan DDR4 2800MHz | MOBO: ASRock Fatal1ty AB350 Gaming-ITX/ac | Storage: SanDisk 240GB SSD w/Seagate 1TB SSHD | PSU: Powerman 350W | Case: AZZA CSAZ-103 Black

 

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10 hours ago, RoseLuck462 said:

Bought an Alienware R5 case that I’m gonna make a project out of. To my surprise, it came with the PSU and the threw in a new power cable as well.

 

How much did you get that case for?  I’ve bren thinking of trying to find one myself 

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Desktop: Outlive:CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 2700 | CPU Cooler: AMD Wraith Spire | RAM: XPG GAMMIX D10 16GB DDR4 3000MHz | MOBO: ASRock B450M Pro4 | GPU: Sapphire Radeon RX 590 | Storage: Inland Professional 256GB PCIe 2x NVMe SSD, Crucial 512GB SSD, WD Blue 2TB HDD, Seagate 2TB HDD | PSU: Thermaltake Smart Pro RGB 750W | Case: Thermaltake Versa H18 | Keyboard: Logitech G810 | Mouse: Logitech G602 | Monitor: HP Omen 25 | 2nd Monitor: HP 25vx | 3rd Monitor: Asus VW199T-P | Speakers: Logitech Z313 | Headset: Logitech G230

Laptop: Dell Inspiron 15 7559:CPU: Intel Core i5 6300HQ | RAM: 16GB DRR3L | GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 960M 4GB | Storage: ADATA 1TB SSD | Mouse: Logitech G602 | Headset: Turtle Beach ZLa

HTPC: CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 2200G |  | RAM: 8GB Team T-Force Vulcan DDR4 2800MHz | MOBO: ASRock Fatal1ty AB350 Gaming-ITX/ac | Storage: SanDisk 240GB SSD w/Seagate 1TB SSHD | PSU: Powerman 350W | Case: AZZA CSAZ-103 Black

 

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I'm overwhelmed... This is my latest haul I got for 80$. The computers might look super boring, but they are NOT! There are three MSI SLI ready z97 motherboards here, and the rest are sandy/ivy bridge boards. The dummy thick case on the right is a dual socket 771 server board with 8 RAM slots. I don't even know what to do with all this, but holy shit. But yeah, these cases look really deceiving, when I first saw them I thought "oh boy, more 775 PCs", welp, I WAS WRONG. The monitor was a pretty decent 1080p monitor, but it's busted. Oh well, I didn't pay for it so no loss!
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Current Rig

i7 2600k @ 4.7ghz 1.4v - EVGA GTX 970 ACX 2.0 @ 1500mhz - 16GB Hyper x Fury 1866 - Asus p8z77-v lk (1$) - BX500 250GB SSD - 2x1TB HDD storage - EVGA 650w 80+G G2

 

FX 8320 Rig

FX 8320 @ 4.5ghz - EVGA GTX 770 SC 2GB - 16GB RAM - 250GB SSD - CM 212 EVO - Asus M5A97 R2.0 - EVGA 500w Bronze - CM Elite 430 Black

 

Nahelem Rig

i7 860 @ 3.7ghz - 8GB DDR3 - GTX 670 - 250GB SSD

 

And of course, my q6600 rig

q6600 @ 3.4ghz 1.45v - Zalman copper cooler - 8GB DDR2 - GTX 560ti - 250GB SSD

 

Server 1: FX 6100 @ 3.8ghz - 12GB DDR3

Server 2 - q6700 @ 3.2ghz - 8GB DDR3

PFSense router: Core 2 Duo @3.16ghz - 4GB DDR3 - 64GB SSD - 16 port tplink gigabit switch

Openmediavault: 4TB - 4GB DDR2 - q6600

 

The 5$ Laptop (Asus r510c) (+60$ worth of upgrades)

Core i5 i5-3337U 1.8ghz (2.5ghz) - 240gb SSD - 320gb WD Black - 8GB DDR3 - Intel HD Graphics 4000

 

HTPC - Wolf In Sheep's Clothing (Crappy HP OEM SFF case and PSU from 2009)

AMD A8 6800k @4.2ghz - GT 1030 2GB GDDR5 - 8GB DDR3 - 250GB SP SSD - Some Asus FM2+ motherboard

 

Bedroom HTPC - The 939 Monster

AMD Athlon 64 x2 @ 2.8ghz - HD 3850 256mb - 4GB DDR400 - 80GB WD Blue IDE - SOCKET 939 BITCHES

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welp got a new printer lol

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my old one has been rather bothersome for awhile now, it's from 2013 and it's a canon with a two cartridge system but it doesn't have too many prints but it's kinda been through a lot lol

 


a Moo Floof will solve all the world’s problems, buy a moo floof today.

:x@handymanshandle x @pinksnowbirdie || Jake x Tyler :x 89ever :x
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Ah, nothing new as of late, but looking at a few Gen 1 i7 laptops... Found a really nice Asus ROG one at my local goodwill... It's in okay shape, but a big step up from what I have in terms of mobile horsepower. 50% off on Sunday, gonna pick it up then if it's still there.


Brands I wholeheartedly reccomend (though do have flawed products): Apple, Razer, Corsair, Asus, Gigabyte, bequiet!, Noctua, CoolerMaster, GSkill (RAM only)

 

Wall Of Fame (Informative people/People I like): @Glenwing @DrMacintosh @Schnoz @TempestCatto @LogicalDrm @Dan Castellaneta

Useful threads: 

Main PC: See spoiler tag

Laptop: Early 2014 Macbook Air. Intel i5-4260U, 4GB RAM, 128GB Apple PCI-E SSD, Intel HD Graphics 5000

Phones: iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 6s, iPhone 5s, iPhone 3GS x2. Lots more in parts.

 

Spoiler

CPU: Intel Core i5-8600K 3.6 GHz 6-Core OEM/Tray Processor  (Purchased For $200.00) 
CPU Cooler: Corsair H50 57 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler  (Purchased For $0.00) 
Motherboard: MSI Z370M GAMING PRO AC Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard  (Purchased For $120.00) 
Memory: G.Skill Trident Z RGB 32 GB (2 x 16 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory  (Purchased For $130.00) 
Storage: Kingston Predator 240 GB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive  (Purchased For $40.00) 
Storage: Crucial MX300 1.05 TB 2.5" Solid State Drive  (Purchased For $100.00) 
Storage: Western Digital Red 8 TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive  (Purchased For $180.00) 
Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce RTX 2070 8 GB WINDFORCE Video Card  (Purchased For $370.00) 
Power Supply: Corsair RMi 1000 W 80+ Gold Certified Fully Modular ATX Power Supply  (Purchased For $120.00) 
Optical Drive: Asus BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer  (Purchased For $75.00) 
Monitor: Dell U2417H 24.0" 1920x1080 60 Hz Monitor  (Purchased For $0.00) 
Monitor: LG 34UM69G-B 34.0" 2560x1080 75 Hz Monitor  (Purchased For $0.00) 
Custom: Cooler Master Stacker 830 Evolution Nvidia Edition  (Purchased For $60.00)
Total: $1395.00

身のなわたしはる果てぞ  悲しわたしはかりけるわたしは

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One of the VeggieTales tapes I got from that lot a couple of weeks back.

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Local VHS collector and video capture amateur. PM me for any questions concerning VHS recording if interested.

 

 

@handymanshandle x @pinksnowbirdie | Jake x Tyler :^

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3 hours ago, Dan Castellaneta said:

One of the VeggieTales tapes I got from that lot a couple of weeks back.

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that billboard magazine quote lol


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The search for comfortable mouse continues .

Corsair Harpoon

$21.98USD

 

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Killer G1
4790K / ASRock Killer / GTX 1070 G1 / ASUS MG279Q
 
 
 

 

 

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18 hours ago, RoseLuck462 said:

My Element case arrived for my Xs Max, I feel complete now : ) 

 

how much do one of them element cases run for?

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Desktop: Outlive:CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 2700 | CPU Cooler: AMD Wraith Spire | RAM: XPG GAMMIX D10 16GB DDR4 3000MHz | MOBO: ASRock B450M Pro4 | GPU: Sapphire Radeon RX 590 | Storage: Inland Professional 256GB PCIe 2x NVMe SSD, Crucial 512GB SSD, WD Blue 2TB HDD, Seagate 2TB HDD | PSU: Thermaltake Smart Pro RGB 750W | Case: Thermaltake Versa H18 | Keyboard: Logitech G810 | Mouse: Logitech G602 | Monitor: HP Omen 25 | 2nd Monitor: HP 25vx | 3rd Monitor: Asus VW199T-P | Speakers: Logitech Z313 | Headset: Logitech G230

Laptop: Dell Inspiron 15 7559:CPU: Intel Core i5 6300HQ | RAM: 16GB DRR3L | GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 960M 4GB | Storage: ADATA 1TB SSD | Mouse: Logitech G602 | Headset: Turtle Beach ZLa

HTPC: CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 2200G |  | RAM: 8GB Team T-Force Vulcan DDR4 2800MHz | MOBO: ASRock Fatal1ty AB350 Gaming-ITX/ac | Storage: SanDisk 240GB SSD w/Seagate 1TB SSHD | PSU: Powerman 350W | Case: AZZA CSAZ-103 Black

 

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