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Old 07-25-2007, 11:35 PM   #31
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I need to set up something like that with my old machine
its a socket7 with 256mb ram
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Old 07-26-2007, 08:33 AM   #32
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I dual boot Xp pro and Kubuntu, I've always preferred KDE over Gnome.
As far as XP or vista, why pay to be a beta tester? they finally got most of the irritating bugs out of XP and from everything I've read, Vista is an even bigger resource hog and all it does is give you a little more eye candy.
Sorry, until XP no longer does what I need it to do I'll stick with what works.
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Old 07-26-2007, 09:52 AM   #33
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stick with xp. If you want vista wait for sp1. Also with vista 2gb of ram is nice.
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flowmaster40,hpd30 with aussie locker,currie upper joints,4.88's, lca skids,chromo shafts,vanco brakes,d35 with super 35 and arb locker,re 4.5" springs,currie arms,re front uppers,Re shocks in back,walkerevens shocks up front, Re track bars with currie jj joints,anti rock,ss brake lines,re rear sway bar links,jks 1.25" bl and mml,bfg 35x12.5 km2's,craiger soft 8's,ome steering stabilizer,currie hd steering,rockmen front bumper,emp tank skid,lots more too.
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Old 07-26-2007, 09:59 AM   #34
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Also if you know a decent amount about computers you could do some reading and build your own pc. Thats what I do. You get alot more for your $$$.

heres mine
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4.0/np231/ax15/d30/d35
flowmaster40,hpd30 with aussie locker,currie upper joints,4.88's, lca skids,chromo shafts,vanco brakes,d35 with super 35 and arb locker,re 4.5" springs,currie arms,re front uppers,Re shocks in back,walkerevens shocks up front, Re track bars with currie jj joints,anti rock,ss brake lines,re rear sway bar links,jks 1.25" bl and mml,bfg 35x12.5 km2's,craiger soft 8's,ome steering stabilizer,currie hd steering,rockmen front bumper,emp tank skid,lots more too.
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Old 07-26-2007, 11:32 AM   #35
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I would show my custom built computer... but its a "sleeper". I used an old, beat up BestBuy tower I had laying around the house, haha.
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Old 07-26-2007, 12:45 PM   #36
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another pic that I have of it.
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flowmaster40,hpd30 with aussie locker,currie upper joints,4.88's, lca skids,chromo shafts,vanco brakes,d35 with super 35 and arb locker,re 4.5" springs,currie arms,re front uppers,Re shocks in back,walkerevens shocks up front, Re track bars with currie jj joints,anti rock,ss brake lines,re rear sway bar links,jks 1.25" bl and mml,bfg 35x12.5 km2's,craiger soft 8's,ome steering stabilizer,currie hd steering,rockmen front bumper,emp tank skid,lots more too.
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Old 07-26-2007, 01:32 PM   #37
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Sahara has his vid card water cooled

I show mine, but I hate it - Hoping to build a completely custom one before the years end. The case will be powder coated black and orange
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Old 07-26-2007, 03:36 PM   #38
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This is the forum I use for the custom pc's. Lots of good info.http://www.ocforums.com/
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flowmaster40,hpd30 with aussie locker,currie upper joints,4.88's, lca skids,chromo shafts,vanco brakes,d35 with super 35 and arb locker,re 4.5" springs,currie arms,re front uppers,Re shocks in back,walkerevens shocks up front, Re track bars with currie jj joints,anti rock,ss brake lines,re rear sway bar links,jks 1.25" bl and mml,bfg 35x12.5 km2's,craiger soft 8's,ome steering stabilizer,currie hd steering,rockmen front bumper,emp tank skid,lots more too.
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Old 07-26-2007, 03:45 PM   #39
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Here's my custom rig. The side is off for cleaning.

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Old 07-26-2007, 05:21 PM   #40
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nice sli. I would like two 8800gtx in sli.
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Old 07-27-2007, 09:53 AM   #41
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THx for the comments folks, If its cost effective I'll stick with XP. If not I'll figure Vista out.
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