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Fugu's Rig

by fugudacat

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21 Comments

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CPU Clock Rate

4.7GHz

CPU Temperature While Idle

33.0° C

CPU Temperature Under Load

55.0° C

GPU Core Clock Rate

1.13Ghz

GPU Effective Memory Clock Rate

1.67Ghz

GPU Temperature While Idle

39.0° C

GPU Temperature Under Load

62.0° C

Description

I use this PC for iRacing and Gaming, I have a triple monitor setup built into a 1989 Mustang LX interior that uses 5.1 surround sound and a Logitech G27 Wheel. I've experimented with the Oculus Rift Dev kit and also run a 24" Asus monitor on my desk.

All CPU overclocking was done in the Bios and not done using AMD overdrive.

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Vainslay 1 Build 11 points 15 months ago

I see that you like cars.

This is a very nice build. +1

SethMatrix 3 points 15 months ago

Very nice.

PickItApart 3 points 15 months ago

Time to sell anything thats not a car or car related and buy a real sports car. Nice build though.

fugudacat submitter 1 Build 3 points 15 months ago

I use the whole system as training for this of which i've also built.

http://imgur.com/PvGUCLG

Tyl3r 2 points 15 months ago

You sir, are bad ass.

juheebus 1 Build 3 points 15 months ago

Wait u can run an overclocked 8350 and 2 7970 in crossfire with a 750w? How much are you pulling?

ghostroaster5 5 points 15 months ago

739w. I checked out his part list breakdown. Crazy, huh? :)

fugudacat submitter 1 Build 3 points 15 months ago

Should be around 730watts at peak. My power supply is now the weakest part of the build and will most likely be upgraded soon.

tagskillz 3 points 15 months ago

Ok that's awesome...

Apach3 2 Builds 3 points 15 months ago

it's a bit expensive for an AMD machine, but i like it nonetheless.

18hockey 1 Build 8 points 15 months ago

I still don't understand why people think AMD parts can't be in expensive builds...

Apach3 2 Builds 4 points 15 months ago

i don't have anything against an expensive AMD-based PC. in fact, i plan on another $2000 in upgrades, plus another $1000 in liquid cooling, to my own AMD-based system. i made my comment because AMD platforms aren't known to be a choice for any build worth more than $1500.

Nvisible 2 points 15 months ago

So, just to say, this build without the 3 screens, the keyboard, the mouse, the speakers, he headset, and the Ocolus Rift and wheel and pedal set, this build is about 2000 dollars

jav26122 1 Build 2 points 15 months ago

Have you used the oculus rift? How is it? Looks amazing from what I've seen.

twinky 2 points 15 months ago

Is there bad microstutter? I thought 7970's in crossfire would only work well on a single monitor.

Anyways, sweet build.

fnapoli 1 Build 2 points 15 months ago

Where's the 2nd 7970?

fugudacat submitter 1 Build 2 points 15 months ago

it's an Asus 280x Direct CUii top that shows up on my door step this week. Hard peice to get a hold of due to the litecoin industry consuming all the video cards.

tagskillz 1 point 15 months ago

Ok that's awesome...

fugudacat submitter 1 Build 1 point 15 months ago

I had to manually enter the prices but used the references that I got from the website and my reciepts I have here at home as some of the parts have been around for a little while!

Neuenc 2 Builds 1 point 15 months ago

Why is your 3DMark11(P) score so low? 10K running in Crossfire? Did you bench it before adding the second card? Nonetheless, very nice build.

BASSIC_RZ 1 Build 1 point 12 months ago

i like your racing simulator it really looks like a car.. is awesome LOL