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First time building so will need tools. Anyone got a good kit or a list of what will be needed?

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5 minutes ago, Unkindness said:

First time building so will need tools. Anyone got a good kit or a list of what will be needed?

Thanksssssssssss

A good screwdriver kit should do it, get some different sizes of Phillips and Flathead, a pair of soft gloves for glass handling, antistatic helps, and rubbing alcohol, ideally 99% isopropyl to clean anything that needs cleaning. Also a drill for when your motherboard won't stay put, a welding torch, and a high power laser cutter to engrave your name on it.

Oh, and a parts tray to hold your screws

I WILL find your ITX build thread, and I WILL recommend the SIlverstone Sugo SG13B

 

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Just now, fasauceome said:

A good screwdriver kit should do it, get some different sizes of Phillips and Flathead, a pair of soft gloves for glass handling, antistatic helps, and rubbing alcohol, ideally 99% isopropyl to clean anything that needs cleaning. Also a drill for when your motherboard won't stay put, a welding torch, and a high power laser cutter to engrave your name on it.

Oh, and a parts tray to hold your screws

I use a Phillips head screw driver and zip ties for wire management possibly.

 

That's it.

 

But may get a high power laser cutter for my next build, I like that idea.

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all you really need is some screw drivers but if you want a decent kit of tools to last your lifetime get a Ifixit pro tech tool kit, they are decent price if your in usa.
im in aus and it cost a bit to get but was so worth it.

oh also thermal paste and rubbing alcohol

 

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4 minutes ago, jstudrawa said:

I use a Phillips head screw driver and zip ties for wire management possibly.

 

That's it.

 

But may get a high power laser cutter for my next build, I like that idea.

Oh and don't forget the bolt cutters

I WILL find your ITX build thread, and I WILL recommend the SIlverstone Sugo SG13B

 

Primary PC:

i7 8086k (won) - EVGA Z370 Classified K - G.Skill Trident Z RGB - WD SN750 - Jedi Order Titan Xp - Hyper 212 Black (with RGB Riing flair) - EVGA G3 650W - dual booting Windows 10 and Linux - Black and green theme, Razer brainwashed me.

Draws 400 watts under max load, for reference.

 

Linux Proliant ML150 G6:

Dual Xeon X5560 - 24GB ECC DDR3 - GTX 750 TI - old Seagate 1.5TB HDD - dark mode Ubuntu (and Win7, cuz why not)

 

How many watts do I need? Seasonic Focus thread, PSU misconceptions, protections explainedgroup reg is bad

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4 minutes ago, fasauceome said:

Oh and don't forget the bolt cutters

Good call!  I always use the Stainless Steel zip ties, can never be too secure...

 

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Other Tech:

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- 2021 Volvo S60 Recharge T8 Polestar Engineered - 415hp/495tq 2.0L 4cyl. turbocharged, supercharged and electrified.

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If you wan't a kit that has everything you'll need, for the rest of your life, buy and iFixit - https://www.ifixit.com/Store/Tools/Pro-Tech-Toolkit/IF145-307-4

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Just now, Optane^ said:

If you wan't a kit that has everything you'll need, for the rest of your life, buy and iFixit - https://www.ifixit.com/Store/Tools/Pro-Tech-Toolkit/IF145-307-4

To put things in the perspective, those are nice but if you don't already have everything you need to build a PC in your house already... invest in a tool kit for all things.  I understand we're not the most handy of men (and women) but yeah.

 

iFixit is a premium almost silly type of thing if you're just building a PC.  A screwdriver is all you need and you better have a few all over the house.

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Other Tech:

- Ubiquiti Amplifi HD mesh wifi

- 2021 Volvo S60 Recharge T8 Polestar Engineered - 415hp/495tq 2.0L 4cyl. turbocharged, supercharged and electrified.

Lenovo 720S Touch 15.6" - i7 7700HQ, 16GB RAM, 512GB NVMe SSD, 1050Ti, 4K touchscreen

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Just now, jstudrawa said:

To put things in the perspective, those are nice but if you don't already have everything you need to build a PC in your house already... invest in a tool kit for all things.  I understand we're not the most handy of men (and women) but yeah.

 

iFixit is a premium almost silly type of thing if you're just building a PC.  A screwdriver is all you need and you better have a few all over the house.

Well yeah, all you ever need is one Phillips screwdriver & literally nothing else. But if you ever want it fix a laptop or anything, it's worth the $60. Or if you ever decide to fix a smartphone or need any type of pry tools. Like I said, this kid is everything for the rest of your life, and your kids.

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A good #2 Phillips screwdriver. Magnetized head is a bonus. 

80+ ratings certify electrical efficiency. Not quality.

 

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