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The Perfect Computer For An A.netter

Tue Aug 01, 2006 6:49 am

This ought to thrill the a.net computer geeks out there:



http://www.extremetech.com/article2/0,1697,1985792,00.asp

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RE: The Perfect Computer For An A.netter

Tue Aug 01, 2006 6:52 am

Great find! That is really well done! A pretty awesome computer too!

Specs:

ASUS A8N SLI motherboard
1Gb Centon DDR PC3200 Hi-performance Memory
AMD FX-55
Zalman CNPS7700 cpu cooler
XFX GeForce 7800GT Video card
2x 80Gb Western Digital HDDs (RAID 0)
Thermaltake Pure Power 600W PSU
Pioneer Slimline slot-loading DVD/CD drive
Logitech LX700 cordless keyboard
Logitech MX1000 cordless Laser mouse
LG 20" flatscreen monitor
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RE: The Perfect Computer For An A.netter

Tue Aug 01, 2006 6:55 am

Aviation is proof that given, the will, we have the capacity to achieve the impossible.
 
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RE: The Perfect Computer For An A.netter

Tue Aug 01, 2006 7:07 am

Quoting MattRB (Reply 2):
Constructed by an a.net user!

That thought had crossed my mind.....the website was actually emailed to me by a coworker, one who knows I'm an airplane geek!

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RE: The Perfect Computer For An A.netter

Tue Aug 01, 2006 12:00 pm

Only one thing to say. WOW! Big grin
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RE: The Perfect Computer For An A.netter

Tue Aug 01, 2006 5:31 pm

Cool idea, now all it needs is a repaint  Wink .
 
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RE: The Perfect Computer For An A.netter

Tue Aug 01, 2006 5:36 pm

Quoting KaiGywer (Reply 4):
Only one thing to say. WOW

yeah I agree. Its simply amazing
 
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RE: The Perfect Computer For An A.netter

Tue Aug 01, 2006 5:57 pm

maybe an AA320...


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RE: The Perfect Computer For An A.netter

Tue Aug 01, 2006 8:35 pm

How much is a T7 repaint these days?  
then again its a 737 on the screen and the tail of the cpu looks like a 737 tail.

[Edited 2006-08-01 13:36:36]
56 types. 38 countries. 24 airlines.
 
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RE: The Perfect Computer For An A.netter

Tue Aug 01, 2006 8:42 pm

Quoting DAL767400ER (Reply 5):
Cool idea, now all it needs is a repaint .

It said in the article he purposely painted it that way though, as his father would relate more to that paint job than the new style.
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