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farmersckn
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First Post: Opinions on my new system?

Post by farmersckn » Fri Jul 01, 2005 1:45 pm

It has yet to be built as I haven't recieved the case yet but here is what I am building up in the next few days:

Antec P180
Nexus AOP-6400 CPU Cooler
Nexus 400w 16db Quiet Power Supply
Zalman ZM80D-HP Video Card Heatsink
Zalman Northbridge Heatsink (Blue)

AMD Athlon64 3500 Venice
Asus A8N SLI Deluxe
2 x 512mb Corsair XMS DDR400 2 3 3 6 Unbuffered
160gb Samsung Spinpoint SATA II HDD
ATI Radeon X800XL 256MB
Create SB Audigy ZS Gamer

Any thoughts on the Nexus AOP-6400? I haven't really seen any write-up on it at all. Same question for the power supply. Does anyone see any potential issues I might have with this setup?

Mr_Smartepants
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Post by Mr_Smartepants » Fri Jul 01, 2005 11:55 pm

Welcome to SPCR!!

Nice setup! (drools.....)
I'm not familiar with the Nexus CPU cooler.
Edit...I just looked it up. Looks familiar...good fin design.
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farmersckn
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Post by farmersckn » Tue Jul 05, 2005 10:32 am

Unfortunately the wrong CPU heatsink was shipped. I got the 3200 instead of the AOP-6400 and have yet to hear back from EndPCNoise.com. Hopefully I'll be able to get this thing off the ground here pretty soon. The case should be here any hour now.

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