I had it engraved with “His Stigness.”

Four months after I started buying and getting parts I am finally done with my new computer! This was my first custom computer build, and it’s my first time doing a custom water loop. I’m quite pleased with myself. But that might be because I haven’t added up how much I spent.

I think those of you who build computers will understand why I don’t want to add up my total. My build is stuffed into a Thermaltake X71 Tempered Glass case:

Threadripper 1950x

Gigabyte X399 Aurous Gaming 7

EVGA GTX 1080 Ti Hydrocopper

32gb of G Skill Trident Z RGA 3600mhz RAM

PSU is an EVGA SuperNOVA 1200 P2, 80+ PLATINUM 1200W

My spare GPU is a Gigabyte GTX 1060 3gb.

I have two Samsung UH750 28" 4k monitors.

Those are flanked by an AOC 27" 1920x1080 IPS LED monitor.

And above those are two Dell 24" 1200p LED monitors.

I have 5.1 surround sound via Logitech Z906 speakers.

My keyboard is a Logitech OG910 Orion Spark RGB Mechanical Gaming board.

That’s accompanied by a Logitech G903 wireless RGB mouse.
And that’s on my Logitech G Powerplay wireless charging mousepad.

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And lastly, for hardware, I have an LG 16x Blu-Ray reader/writer.

The cooling loop deserves its own list.

For the sake of brevity, all of the radiators are Alphacool. Yes, I said all.

All of the fittings are also Alphacool.

The first radiator that’s fed by my EKWB D5 pump is a 360x45mm radiator.

That goes to a 240x30mm radiator which feeds the XSPC TR4 water block.

The outlet for the CPU block goes to another 360x45mm radiator.

That radiator feeds a 140x30mm radiator, which in turns goes into the:

EVGA GTX 1080 Ti Hydrocopper water block.

And then that drains back into the 250mm Eisbecher reservoir.

That’s my “sever” room.

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And the fluid is Primochill Vue in the same color Jay used for his Threadripper build. I did that by accident. I really wanted, and still, want to get white or silver Vue fluid.

Fans:

The bottom radiator is cooled by three non-PWM Corsair HD120 RGB fans. On the other side of the case, I modified the perforated cover and stuck three Noctua NF-F12 iPPC 3000 PWM fans.

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The 240mm radiator is cooled by FIVE Corsair HD140 RGB fans.

The top 360mm radiator is fed by three more Noctua NF-F12 iPPC 3000 PWM fans.

And the 140mm radiator is fed by a lonely Corsair LL120 RGB.

LEDs:

Besides the ones in the fans I have four Corsair LED Node Pro led strips in the case, and I’m going to add four more strips behind the monitors to create some cool effects.

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And a little about my room. I emptied out my closet and got a desk that fit perfectly in it. My chair is an AK Racing Onyx Deluxe chair which is pretty nice.

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And my “Server Room” included my modem, my Asus VPN router, and my Unifi AP. I also have my Philips Hue Bridge there. And the crowning jewel is my Synology DS1817+ which currently has 52tb of raw storage potential. And behind me is my 64” Samsung plasma. Around my room is 7.1 surround sound sent from my Denon receiver. I have an Xbox 360, PS3, and PS4, but I mainly use my new Nvidia Shield.

So there you have it Oppo: I’ve built what I’d imagine is a pretty intense computer. It’s no SLI monster, but I think one 1080 Ti will be sufficient. And I will probably get a new Nvidia Turing card whenever they come out.

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Enjoy.