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by pingu666
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:22 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: What would be the perfect case...looks and performace wise?
Replies: 27
Views: 8166

a tardis like quality, free optional female to service the case, and *ahem* the owner.

id like it tobe long aswell, i ALWAYS end up with a cable jungle in the middle :(
by pingu666
Sun Apr 02, 2006 5:19 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: best soundproofing for hd noise?
Replies: 10
Views: 2593

sorry about my non presence, been rather distracted by guild wars, and having to reinstall windows. i have no less than six different xp's on my boot menue :shock: anyways as a update, i also need to improve the cooling of the drives, as with only 2 powered they get rather more toasty than i would l...
by pingu666
Sun Apr 02, 2006 4:00 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Quiet cheap 250gb+ hdd? £<70 in uk
Replies: 4
Views: 2302

i think 300gig is best gig per pound value ratio if u can afford it

im hoping to order a 300gig hd tomoz, so also looking for advice on that :oops:

i think maxtor and seagate and samsung are the best, but i think tekheads where im gonna order from just has maxtor and seagoat.
by pingu666
Tue Mar 21, 2006 8:14 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: best soundproofing for hd noise?
Replies: 10
Views: 2593

trying to find where to get some cheap rubber now :( 8)
by pingu666
Tue Mar 21, 2006 5:26 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: best soundproofing for hd noise?
Replies: 10
Views: 2593

ta will look in a second :D
by pingu666
Mon Mar 20, 2006 7:47 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: best soundproofing for hd noise?
Replies: 10
Views: 2593

best soundproofing for hd noise?

ive redone my rig, and i have my hard disks sat on the case floor, theres a layer of akasa paxmat, a rubberish material called deflex is next, then abit of foam from some packaging. suspension isnt really a option as 4 drives, plus two drive waterblocks is very heavy :( ive got another bit of foam o...
by pingu666
Fri Aug 12, 2005 9:15 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Zalman CNPS7700 or Freezer 64??
Replies: 10
Views: 2954

the zalman costs a fair bit more aswell :O
7700 is twice the price at ocuk, going to get the artic one for my dad i think :)
by pingu666
Mon Mar 22, 2004 12:24 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: need some recommendations (sorry)
Replies: 5
Views: 2052

well i ordered from the superb tekheads (sent stuff today, i ordered today :D )
got what i said above, we tell u guys how it goes:)
by pingu666
Sun Mar 21, 2004 6:34 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: need some recommendations (sorry)
Replies: 5
Views: 2052

bump
and to bed with me:)
by pingu666
Thu Mar 18, 2004 2:20 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: need some recommendations (sorry)
Replies: 5
Views: 2052

ta guys :)
from the dvd drive i just want something solid. really hate all the crap with them :/\
by pingu666
Thu Mar 18, 2004 1:47 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: need some recommendations (sorry)
Replies: 5
Views: 2052

need some recommendations (sorry)

hey, im back :wink: blame il2 forgotten battles for nicking me :lol: anyways, can you guys recommend me a good 8x dvd writer thats quiet? i was gonna plump for the pioneer 107 also gonna get some new hds. probably get another maxtor 160gig and raid with the one ive already got. if u wondering why il...
by pingu666
Sun Dec 28, 2003 8:59 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: what 8x dvd writer to buy?
Replies: 16
Views: 4501

what 8x dvd writer to buy?

ive pretty much decided to get a dvd writer, a 8x speed one :)
ive got a budget of 100quid or so.
question is which one to get?
plus anything else i should know?
ta :)
by pingu666
Tue Dec 23, 2003 7:03 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Samsung SpinPoint drive vibrates
Replies: 16
Views: 5204

to me id say the bearings gone or its unbalenced. take it back
by pingu666
Mon Dec 22, 2003 5:38 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: New cooler: Gigabyte 3D cooler
Replies: 15
Views: 4381

looking at it
it might actully be effective
MIGHT
by pingu666
Mon Dec 22, 2003 5:23 pm
Forum: Watercooling
Topic: Water cooling and dirty envorments
Replies: 8
Views: 5184

ull need filters that are easily changeable, for most radiator setups too
by pingu666
Mon Dec 22, 2003 5:03 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Seagate 7200.7 200GB (100 GB/platter) starts to ship
Replies: 2
Views: 1454

hmm
if its cheap enuff i might buy one :D
by pingu666
Sun Dec 21, 2003 6:41 pm
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: One fan system...new Super-Duct photos.
Replies: 8
Views: 2767

my worry would be the hds
ive used just the psu fan on my via, it got toasty
but its a undervolted papst, 7cfm or sumin i guesstimated
by pingu666
Sun Dec 21, 2003 6:28 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Arctic Cooling VGA Silencer Rev. 2
Replies: 34
Views: 25873

i modded my rev1 to fit my 9800se aiw, still touched the tv box thing, so ended up removing its lid
i couldnt really mill the base much thinner :(
rev2 is hopefully a bit taller
by pingu666
Sun Dec 21, 2003 6:03 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Best way to mount a fan on a Ti4200
Replies: 1
Views: 1625

u remove the orginal heatsink to fit the zalman.
duct tape, dbl sided tape and bluetac/chewing gum are also good methods
by pingu666
Tue Dec 16, 2003 7:20 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Bad news for future AMD cpus cooling - 105W TP
Replies: 27
Views: 8439

waterblock with a 2nd set of channels, use it to warm your soup :D
by pingu666
Tue Dec 16, 2003 6:59 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: to spinpoint or not to spinpoint?
Replies: 8
Views: 2934

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by pingu666
Tue Dec 16, 2003 6:56 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Anyone got info on the new low-acoustics WD2500PB drives?
Replies: 3
Views: 1851

yeah i hear satan has got a batch to test. hes gonna compare them to the normal ones. test method is strapping them to ppls heads with duct tape and leaving them. for a long time
by pingu666
Tue Dec 16, 2003 6:46 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Samsung SP1614C - 160GB SATA - Dead
Replies: 20
Views: 6529

turn it upside down too
i was gonna by a samsung for my via :\
by pingu666
Tue Dec 16, 2003 6:36 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: PII heatsink=hard drive heatsink.
Replies: 5
Views: 1878

i use p2 heatsinks as side sinks 8D
by pingu666
Thu Nov 13, 2003 5:43 am
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: company name suggestions
Replies: 34
Views: 10253

aw man u guys are the best :) its all gone crappy atm, so this may haveto be put onto the back burner for a while :( its mostly my fault, and theres others who didnt know what they should, and have maybe said the wrong things todo with deadlines, also family flat broke atm, so theres alot of pressur...
by pingu666
Tue Nov 11, 2003 10:50 am
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: company name suggestions
Replies: 34
Views: 10253

i wasnt worrying about u :P ;)
gotta make effort and do some drawings and measurements so me dad can draw em up
then i can work on quotes etc:)
by pingu666
Tue Nov 11, 2003 7:34 am
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: company name suggestions
Replies: 34
Views: 10253

erk point wumpus
ull get free gift too if company goes ahead
atm i have NO funds
:(
oh and i do have a monkey for my masscot :D
by pingu666
Tue Nov 11, 2003 7:30 am
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: Awesome New Thermaltake PSU!
Replies: 19
Views: 7686

autoexec
nail on head tbh
:)
by pingu666
Tue Nov 11, 2003 7:10 am
Forum: Watercooling
Topic: Pump survey
Replies: 28
Views: 18736

yeah there all pretty quiet, unless something is wrong
by pingu666
Tue Nov 11, 2003 7:08 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Can a ZM17CU be improved?
Replies: 9
Views: 3974

makes it look cack mind
shame it doesnt have a non glue mounting system :(