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#9361 scruffy1

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 11:00 PM

nice rig aliali... my ancient 2500k oc'd to 4.2 is still fine on the games i play at 1440k with a gtx760 oc  (having ram at 2133 helps)

 

but i reckon a 1060 6gb would be a sweet upgrade; 1070 is overkill at the price for my needs, but having the equivalent of a 980 at the power draw of less than my current video card would be the shizzle

 

 

addit comment on the drone : it was pretty amazing that i could solder the bits for camera and flashing to the board on the quadcopter - a few years ago i couldn't solder at all, and now 2mm spaced pins seem pretty reasonable :

 

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Edited by scruffy1, 10 November 2017 - 11:02 PM.

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#9362 aliali

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Posted 11 November 2017 - 09:36 AM

nice rig aliali... my ancient 2500k oc'd to 4.2 is still fine on the games i play at 1440k with a gtx760 oc  (having ram at 2133 helps)

 

 a few years ago i couldn't solder at all, and now 2mm spaced pins seem pretty reasonable :

 

 

Nice, but you may need to redo the left hand one. The dimple around the wire suggests not quite enough heat on the wire itself. Perhaps just keep an eye on it for possible connection issues.

 

but having the equivalent of a 980 at the power draw of less than my current video card would be the shizzle

Ye the power efficiency of the modern CPUs and GPUs is pretty bloody amazing.


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#9363 scruffy1

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Posted 11 November 2017 - 06:13 PM

Nice, but you may need to redo the left hand one. The dimple around the wire suggests not quite enough heat on the wire itself. Perhaps just keep an eye on it for possible connection issues.


 

 

 

it's only in use during flashing, so no biggie, as it only gets jiggled rarely

 

but if i need to pull the thing apart again, i'll fix that... ta !


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#9364 Jeruselem

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Posted 21 November 2017 - 12:54 PM

Acer Helios 300

https://www.amazon.c...K/dp/B06Y4GZS9C

 

It's the lower end model but has the 256GB SSD (I have a 256GB SSD lying around the house for the second drive).


Edited by Jeruselem, 21 November 2017 - 05:16 PM.

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