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Forum: General Technology 04-20-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,158
Posted By Psi*
I relate to throwing money at a system, but...

I relate to throwing money at a system, but keeping other components which are perfectly fine. Beware of keeping beige cases tho.:rolleyes: You will be ridiculed. To wit, the recent 5960X build cost...
Forum: Modding 04-18-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By Psi*
The X99 A (I like the simple name) is easy to OC...

The X99 A (I like the simple name) is easy to OC using the builtin utility. Of course that is not good enough, but the fun stuff is in all of the detailed settings and they are a challenge for me ......
Forum: Modding 04-14-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By Psi*
I decided some time ago not to pretend to be an...

I decided some time ago not to pretend to be an evaluator of new hardware. That's your job & I am quite happy to read the expert reviews on your site ... and then I will still wait a while. In other...
Forum: Modding 04-14-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By Psi*
Question/opinions? Notice in "MBcpuWBramVID.jpg"...

Question/opinions? Notice in "MBcpuWBramVID.jpg" (the 1st pic) that ASUS has adhesive foil stickers on 3 heatsinks. These can't possibly have any function other than to pretty things up ... wouldn't...
Forum: Modding 04-13-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By Psi*
Old stuff ... used Indigo Xtreme on this also. I...

Old stuff ... used Indigo Xtreme on this also. I had no problem setting IX back when. Note the printing on the CPU is transferred to the Indigo Xtreme. The water block pealed off the CPU.
Forum: Modding 04-13-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By Psi*
The new stuff ... ... except for the video cards...

The new stuff ... ... except for the video cards on the right. The wimpy one is temporary and is the old recommendation to partner with the Tesla. Pretty sure it can be put on the self in a week or...
Forum: Modding 04-13-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By Psi*
Cool Hello boys, I'm back ...

I am building a new-ish machine on an ASUS X99-A equipped w/ i7-5960X & 64 GB RAM. Both of the i7-990X systems have developed problems in the past couple of months. These are described in this forum,...
Forum: Overclocking and Cooling 05-30-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,993
Posted By Psi*
Good points Thar. I replaced the pump with a new...

Good points Thar. I replaced the pump with a new Eheim of the same model. It doesn't seem to available from PC guys any more. Performance PCs told me that people stopped buying it. I ended up getting...
Forum: Overclocking and Cooling 05-29-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,993
Posted By Psi*
No damage to anything, aka the CPU. The tubing is...

No damage to anything, aka the CPU. The tubing is rated to 160F & the water definitely exceeded that rating. I replaced the tubing with more of the same that I had bought some while ago. I do have a...
Forum: Overclocking and Cooling 05-26-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,993
Posted By Psi*
Hey Rob, I think I have noticed a trend where no...

Hey Rob, I think I have noticed a trend where no one re-posts, at least to my threads, until you do! Maybe just me being paranoid, although I don't know how that actually applies.

Hi Tom,
Given...
Forum: Overclocking and Cooling 05-25-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,993
Posted By Psi*
when a pump fails ...

... the processor overheats, makes steam, steam escapes system, over heated processor shuts system down, steam condenses, soft tubing for w/c system collapses and hardens (normal hardness) with...
Forum: Off Topic 03-31-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,528
Posted By Psi*
Wait. What? I missed the bachelors party? ...

Wait. What? I missed the bachelors party?

Congrats & hope you have a big happy family.
Forum: General Technology 03-25-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,372
Posted By Psi*
The USA IRS says this about virtual currencies...

The USA IRS says this about virtual currencies (http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/03/25/us-bitcoin-irs-idUSBREA2O1LR20140325). Obviously only applies to US citizens, but the IRS likes t0 exert...
Forum: General Technology 03-21-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,372
Posted By Psi*
Yup, been been lurking and not too active with...

Yup, been been lurking and not too active with building any kind of new h/w.

I don't know what was involved in that $10K price other than wishin' n hopin'. There was a guy that was interested the...
Forum: General Technology 03-16-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,372
Posted By Psi*
bitcoin, Nvidia gpgpus, & ebay

I never know where to put threads like this as it covers a few topic areas.

I never did bitcoin but am aware that the competitive bidding I got involved with on ebay was from those that were...
Forum: Mobile & Small Form-Factor Computing 10-21-2013, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,962
Posted By Psi*
hahaha ... "Analysis Paralysis" ... I relate :( ...

hahaha ... "Analysis Paralysis" ... I relate :( Thanks for the link.

Writing much code in C is frustrating. For many applications you get lost in a sea of parenthesis. But it is the primary...
Forum: Mobile & Small Form-Factor Computing 10-20-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,962
Posted By Psi*
C++ takes the fog away from seemingly complex...

C++ takes the fog away from seemingly complex programming projects. I bought a book on C++ just before a friend of mine went in for surgery. I needed to be by her side, but knew that I was not going...
Forum: Mobile & Small Form-Factor Computing 10-18-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,962
Posted By Psi*
10 amazing Raspberry Pi-based Kickstarter projects

More tantalizing add-on widgets for the Pi are here (http://www.edn.com/design/diy/4422918/1/10-amazing-Raspberry-Pi-based-Kickstarter-projects).

These are starting to make programming this thing...
Forum: Mobile & Small Form-Factor Computing 10-11-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,962
Posted By Psi*
more Pi (Raspberry Pi)

I noticed this article in EDN, "Raspberry Pi I/O expansion card ... (http://www.edn.com/electronics-products/other/4422240/Raspberry-Pi-I-O-expansion-card-opens-Pi-to-robotics--automation)"

I...
Forum: Off Topic 09-03-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,972
Posted By Psi*
The Bizarre Phobia You've Never Heard Of: Fear of Holes

I thought that an odd headline (http://news.yahoo.com/bizarre-phobia-youve-never-heard-fear-holes-203050578.html), although I have had an on going aversion to walking over grates. At least in my...
Forum: Reader-Submitted News 08-29-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,106
Posted By Psi*
ASUS Introduces World's First Intel Thunderbolt 2-Certified Motherboard

I have to admit that I barely understand Thunderbolt (http://www.asus.com/nz/News/TLOT1KArefU1c6Kp). This just popped up in one of my news sources, but looking at the date of the news release ......
Forum: Reader-Submitted News 08-28-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,394
Posted By Psi*
a chiller thread/review...

a chiller thread/review (http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/showthread.php?280406-Hailea-HC-500A-waterchiller-controller) over at XS.

I am considering 1 reservoir to dump the water from all 4...
Forum: Reader-Submitted News 08-28-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,394
Posted By Psi*
hahaha .. kougar ... open your mind up ... a bit....

hahaha .. kougar ... open your mind up ... a bit.

I currently have 2 WC-ed & OC-ed i7-990X (4.3GHz) systems each equipped with Nvidia GPGPUs (1 C2070 & 1 M2090). They sit next to each other and...
Forum: Reader-Submitted News 08-27-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,324
Posted By Psi*
The biggest-little revolution: 10 single-board computers for under $100

These small single board computers fascinate me (http://www.edn.com/design/diy/4419990/11/The-biggest-little-revolution--10-single-board-computers-for-under--100). Wonder how networkable they are?
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Forum: Reader-Submitted News 08-26-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,394
Posted By Psi*
Hey ... I have been hunkered down working! :mad:...

Hey ... I have been hunkered down working! :mad: But making money.:cool:

I get interested in these articles as I get closer (maybe) to a new build. I guess it causes me to be social again.:oI also...
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