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    The cobbler's children have no shoes.
    CPU: Core i7 8700k, HT enabled, all 6 cores OC'd to 4.8GHz, Vcore = 1.24v
    Heatsink: Noctua NH-D15 with one NF-A15 1500 RPM PWM fan
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    The PSUs in my house are all Delta-built. I have a Delta DPS-750CB in my main rig, My parents PC has a re-capped lower end Delta* (a GPS-300AB IIRC), and My brother's PC has a re-capped Antec EA-500D (Delta OEM)

    *The story behind the PSU is quite amazing. I originally aquired it after the fan failed and the PSU had all but destroyed itself, taking the motherboard in the customer's PC with it. I re-capped it, replaced the fan, the wires and the 3.3v toroid coil, and it works fine now. It does 320W well and truly in spec.
    No wonder it doesn't work! You installed the coils backwards

    Main PC: Core i7 3770K 3.5GHz, Gigabyte GA-Z77M-D3H-MVP, 8GB Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600, 240GB Intel 335 Series SSD, 750GB WD HDD, Sony Optiarc DVD RW, Palit nVidia GTX660 Ti, CoolerMaster N200 Case, Delta DPS-600MB 600W PSU, Hauppauge TV Tuner, Windows 7 Home Premium.

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    PC Power & Cooling Silencer MK III 1200 W / Super Flower main rig
    Seasonic X-460 testing PC station (SSD/NAS)
    Cougar SX700 Loads Control PC
    PC63I0005 (FSP) Shuttle Barebone #1
    PC6110011 (Shuttle haven't opened it to find out the OEM) Shuttle Barebone #2
    DA-65A19 (Asian Power Devices) Shuttle Slim-PC #1
    ADP-90CD (Delta) Shuttle Slim-PC #2
    DPS-250AB (Delta) QNAP TS-669 Pro

    and when I find time to move to my new case (Corsair 900D ) I will use the Thermaltake DPS-850, to change the scenery a little bit

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    Aris, I call you from now onwards Shuttle

    P/S/: My HP notebook has a 90W adaptor

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    I need lots of clients for my NAS testing And Shuttles are small and affordable (aka review samples, LOL).

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    I test Corsair Link a lot. So I use an AX860i and probably won't change that out any time soon.

    My wife's PC just had a fanless Enhance unit die on her. Replaced it with a CX430. Ironically, I obtained the CX430 PRIOR to working for Corsair.

    My daughter's PC..... I have no freakin' idea.

    I still have a number of PSUs lying around. I really need to sell some of this shit off.

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