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Scrapyard Wars Season 5 *Updated w/ Ep4 FINALE*

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Linus and Luke team up against Paul (Awesome Hardware) and Kyle (BitWit) to see who can build the best gaming rig for $500!

 

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Feel free to quote me if you want an answer

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"Men, this stuff that some sources sling around about America wanting out of this war, not wanting to fight, is a crock of bullshit. Americans love to fight, traditionally" - George.S Patton

"There are four hundred neatly marked graves somewhere in Sicily. All because one man went to sleep on the job. But they are German graves, because we caught the bastard asleep before they did." - George.S Patton

"An Army is a team. It lives, sleeps, eats, and fights as a team. This individual heroic stuff is pure horse shit. The bilious bastards who write that kind of stuff for the Saturday Evening Post don't know any more about real fighting under fire than they know about fucking!" - George.S Patton

"Sure, we all want to go home. We want to get this war over with. But you can't win a war lying down. The quickest way to get it over with is to get the bastards who started it. We want to get the hell over there and clean the goddamn thing up, and then get at those purple-pissing Japs. The quicker they are whipped, the quicker we go home. The shortest way home is through Berlin and Tokyo. So keep moving. And when we get to Berlin, I am personally going to shoot that paper-hanging son-of-a-bitch Hitler." - George.S Patton
 

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>watching for 7 minutes..

"Gee I wonder how long the episode actually is"

>46 minutes

longest_yeah_boi_ever.mp4


"There's no such thing as perfect. You're beautiful as you are Courage. With all your imperfections you can do anything."

Gear:

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Peripherals:

Headphones: Beyerdynamic DT-990 250 Ohm || Mouse: Roccat Kiro || Keyboard: Coolermaster Masterkeys Pro S RGB || Mousepad: CM Storm Swift-RX XXL || Graphics tablet: Wacom Intuos Pen Small

Old PC:

CPU: AMD Athlon X2 255 || Motherboard: ASUS M4A89GTD PRO || RAM: 4x2GB DDR3 || GPU: Nvidia Quadro 512MB || Case: Antec Sonata III || PSU: Antec Earthwatts 500W Bronze

Minibois' Digital Art Thread

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nobody is commenting because we're all watching scrapyard wars


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GPU: GTX 1070 @2+Ghz

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z87-HD3

RAM: Ballistix DDR3 OC'ed to 2000Mhz

Power Supply: Corsair RM750X

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Storage: 240GB SSD + 2TB HDD

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SPOILER:

As I'm watching:

Spoiler

HOLY FUCK THEY MIGHT BE TAKING A FLIGHT DURING SCRAPYARD WARS OMG

 


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↓ - My System Build - ↓

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CPU: (Delidded) Core I7 4770K @3.5Ghz (OC incoming..)

GPU: GTX 1070 @2+Ghz

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z87-HD3

RAM: Ballistix DDR3 OC'ed to 2000Mhz

Power Supply: Corsair RM750X

CPU Cooler: NZXT Kraken X62

Storage: 240GB SSD + 2TB HDD

Case: Corsair Crystal 460X With 5 RGB Fans

 

Peripherals:

  • Corsair K95 RGB MX Brown
  • Corsair M65
  • HyperX Cloud Stinger

↓ - My Laptop, If Anyone Happens To Care - ↓

HP Spectre X360 - i7 8560U - MX150 - 512GB SSD - 16GB DDR4

 

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Just watched the whole thing and it's already my favorite SW season.  


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Just finished watching and I'm literally sweating and hyperventilating.


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↓ - My System Build - ↓

Spoiler

CPU: (Delidded) Core I7 4770K @3.5Ghz (OC incoming..)

GPU: GTX 1070 @2+Ghz

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z87-HD3

RAM: Ballistix DDR3 OC'ed to 2000Mhz

Power Supply: Corsair RM750X

CPU Cooler: NZXT Kraken X62

Storage: 240GB SSD + 2TB HDD

Case: Corsair Crystal 460X With 5 RGB Fans

 

Peripherals:

  • Corsair K95 RGB MX Brown
  • Corsair M65
  • HyperX Cloud Stinger

↓ - My Laptop, If Anyone Happens To Care - ↓

HP Spectre X360 - i7 8560U - MX150 - 512GB SSD - 16GB DDR4

 

"PC cosmetics and RGB are in some situations more important than The performance of the PC itself"*

-Napoleon Bonaparte

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I felt a bit sorry for that guy in the parking lot with the pickup truck, but he was happy in the end and actually he was really nice :) . Probably he would agree for showing his face, but I understand, that this is more about protecting yourself of being sued by somebody who changes his mind.

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I'm a bit bummed, that they probably are not going to take that charter flight :D

 

That's one hell of a good episode...love it so far...!


Good news everyone...!

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7 minutes ago, Starelementpoke said:
Spoiler

Are they seriously taking a plane? What the fuck?

 

put spoilers in a spoiler tag next time.


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↓ - My System Build - ↓

Spoiler

CPU: (Delidded) Core I7 4770K @3.5Ghz (OC incoming..)

GPU: GTX 1070 @2+Ghz

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z87-HD3

RAM: Ballistix DDR3 OC'ed to 2000Mhz

Power Supply: Corsair RM750X

CPU Cooler: NZXT Kraken X62

Storage: 240GB SSD + 2TB HDD

Case: Corsair Crystal 460X With 5 RGB Fans

 

Peripherals:

  • Corsair K95 RGB MX Brown
  • Corsair M65
  • HyperX Cloud Stinger

↓ - My Laptop, If Anyone Happens To Care - ↓

HP Spectre X360 - i7 8560U - MX150 - 512GB SSD - 16GB DDR4

 

"PC cosmetics and RGB are in some situations more important than The performance of the PC itself"*

-Napoleon Bonaparte

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Just now, Starelementpoke said:

My bad, assumed anyone reading this thread would've watched the video already.

I already did watch, you didn't ruin it for me, but it's just common courtesy.

I was reading the thread while watching, and I assume others might do the same thing.


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Less Important Links

|→ RX 480 VS GTX 1060 ←|→ You Probably Don't Need A Big PSU ←|  

 

↓ - My System Build - ↓

Spoiler

CPU: (Delidded) Core I7 4770K @3.5Ghz (OC incoming..)

GPU: GTX 1070 @2+Ghz

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z87-HD3

RAM: Ballistix DDR3 OC'ed to 2000Mhz

Power Supply: Corsair RM750X

CPU Cooler: NZXT Kraken X62

Storage: 240GB SSD + 2TB HDD

Case: Corsair Crystal 460X With 5 RGB Fans

 

Peripherals:

  • Corsair K95 RGB MX Brown
  • Corsair M65
  • HyperX Cloud Stinger

↓ - My Laptop, If Anyone Happens To Care - ↓

HP Spectre X360 - i7 8560U - MX150 - 512GB SSD - 16GB DDR4

 

"PC cosmetics and RGB are in some situations more important than The performance of the PC itself"*

-Napoleon Bonaparte

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I'm only like 5 mins into the first episode, and my guess for the surprise celebrity guest for rating the RGB is

 

Spoiler

Jayz2cents

 


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Loved the 46 minutes episode!!!!! more of these long episodes please


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25 minutes ago, thompshma said:

Will the next episode be out next week?

Yes


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Important Links

|→ PC Troubleshooting ←|→ Memory Overclocking Guide ← | → PSU Tier List ←| → SSD Tier List ←|

 

Less Important Links

|→ RX 480 VS GTX 1060 ←|→ You Probably Don't Need A Big PSU ←|  

 

↓ - My System Build - ↓

Spoiler

CPU: (Delidded) Core I7 4770K @3.5Ghz (OC incoming..)

GPU: GTX 1070 @2+Ghz

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z87-HD3

RAM: Ballistix DDR3 OC'ed to 2000Mhz

Power Supply: Corsair RM750X

CPU Cooler: NZXT Kraken X62

Storage: 240GB SSD + 2TB HDD

Case: Corsair Crystal 460X With 5 RGB Fans

 

Peripherals:

  • Corsair K95 RGB MX Brown
  • Corsair M65
  • HyperX Cloud Stinger

↓ - My Laptop, If Anyone Happens To Care - ↓

HP Spectre X360 - i7 8560U - MX150 - 512GB SSD - 16GB DDR4

 

"PC cosmetics and RGB are in some situations more important than The performance of the PC itself"*

-Napoleon Bonaparte

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