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2017/07/16 20:38:13 (permalink)
This is still in the works but here's what I've got so far.
 
New parts;
ASRock X370 Taichi motherboard
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X cpu
Patriot Viper DDR4 3200MHZ 16GB
Sleeved cables for my EVGA 1000G2 PSU
IDK what else, it's been a long day.
I did test this cpu, mb, and memory on a carbdboard box before installing; I want no surprises lol. 
 
Recycled parts:
Corsair 900D case
HW labs 420GTS and 360 GTX radiators
Alphacool D5 PWM pump with Bitspower Ztank
XSPC Raystorm Pro cpu block -with AM4 adaptor kit.
EVGA 1080TI with EK waterblock.
Half lightbox for the case and most of the fans.
 
So...on to the pictures :) 
 

 

 

 
 
Stripping out the parts to clean up.
 


 
I made a small modification to get my 360 rad up front by doing a little cutting. :) 
Yes, I know it might look cleaner on the bottom where I had it before but I wanted a change so away we went.
 

 

 

 

 

 
And that's as far as I got today after tearing down, cleaning, cutting, installing, testing the mb, cpu, and memory, then installing the cpu waterblock, mounting the mb, the reservoir/pump, and lightbox and that one lonely piece of tubing lol.
 
The rest I'll start on tomorrow. It was a long day of doing this. 
post edited by rlb9682 - 2017/07/20 09:31:44

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/16 21:29:31 (permalink)
    Looking good so far, keep up the good work

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/16 21:31:23 (permalink)
    Thanks! I'll keep plugging away 

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/16 21:36:50 (permalink)
    Nice! I love the Taichi motherboard, I think it looks pretty rad. I look forward towards seeing your finished build!
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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/16 21:44:08 (permalink)
    You and me both! I was hoping to get done today but that didn't happen.

    I need to install the 1080TI, sound card, backup ssd, finish the tubing and then install the new cpu cables.

    After that it's just leak testing and done!

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/17 00:41:49 (permalink)
    I can't wait to see the finished build. It looks like its gonna come out awesome.

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/17 01:27:22 (permalink)
    Looking forward to the final pics. 

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/17 02:39:26 (permalink)
    Many people want EVGA X370 Motherboard...
    Or EVGA X399 with HUGE socket. That would be awesome motherboard.
     
    Your pump/reservouir look great.
    I would build in same style.


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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/17 03:39:48 (permalink)
    Hi
    wat a fine Build! This Taichi is a super Board. Good Work ! cu

     
      
      
     
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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/17 16:14:04 (permalink)
    I"m kind of elated and upset at the same time now! 
    I'm elated because the build is done and it's running fine with the memory at 3200mhz but no overclocking yet. I'll be picking rjohnson11's brain on that one soon :) 
     
    The reason I'm upset is when I was moving the case into my office I guess I pulled on the very tiny and thin wires for the LEDs in the lightbox and tore one of them . Consequently, the white LEDS for the box are not on and the case looks dim and dark without that. The worst part is I have to remove the reservoir (due to the way I built this) to access the LEDS in the lightbox...so that's going to wait for a while. 
     
    That means I'd love to show you better pictures but you're not going to get them right now Anyway, on to the pics!
     


     


     

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/17 19:56:32 (permalink)
    Looks great good to see another ryzen build

     
     
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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/17 20:31:57 (permalink)
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    Looks great good to see another ryzen build

    Thanks! I'm very happy with it so far. 

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/17 22:58:48 (permalink)
    Sad to hear about the broken wire but hopefully this can be resolved soon. 

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/17 23:06:40 (permalink)
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    I"m kind of elated and upset at the same time now! 
    I'm elated because the build is done and it's running fine with the memory at 3200mhz but no overclocking yet. I'll be picking rjohnson11's brain on that one soon :) 
     
    The reason I'm upset is when I was moving the case into my office I guess I pulled on the very tiny and thin wires for the LEDs in the lightbox and tore one of them . Consequently, the white LEDS for the box are not on and the case looks dim and dark without that. The worst part is I have to remove the reservoir (due to the way I built this) to access the LEDS in the lightbox...so that's going to wait for a while. 
     
    That means I'd love to show you better pictures but you're not going to get them right now Anyway, on to the pics!
     


     


     


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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/17 23:21:21 (permalink)
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    I"m kind of elated and upset at the same time now! 
    I'm elated because the build is done and it's running fine with the memory at 3200mhz but no overclocking yet. I'll be picking rjohnson11's brain on that one soon :) 
     
    The reason I'm upset is when I was moving the case into my office I guess I pulled on the very tiny and thin wires for the LEDs in the lightbox and tore one of them . Consequently, the white LEDS for the box are not on and the case looks dim and dark without that. The worst part is I have to remove the reservoir (due to the way I built this) to access the LEDS in the lightbox...so that's going to wait for a while. 
     
    That means I'd love to show you better pictures but you're not going to get them right now Anyway, on to the pics!
     


     


     


    Overclocking Info: http://www.tomshardware.c...tm_source=notification


    Thanks! I've got a lot to learn about overclocking this cpu. 

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/19 10:50:51 (permalink)
    I only overclocked this to 3.7ghz so far but here are some benchmarks I ran. I'll play with it some more and see what it does later this week. 
     
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    http://www.3dmark.com/fs/13145063  13 550
     
    http://www.3dmark.com/fs/13145087   7 510 
     

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/20 17:51:50 (permalink)
    I played around with some overclocking and with the memory at 3200mhz and the cpu at 4.0GHZ, I re-ran Firestrike:
     
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    Edit: Firestrike Extreme http://www.3dmark.com/fs/13165106  13956
     
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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/22 22:34:02 (permalink)
    The red coolant looks amazing, and with the LEDs it's like a huge sea of red-ness!

    It looks great!
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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/23 14:09:25 (permalink)
    Thanks, but it's actually distilled water in there. It's red tubing; you can the primary colors and a few more in tubing besides clear. 
     

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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/23 15:00:43 (permalink)
    Either way, the result is impressive :p
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    Re: New Ryzen Build! 2017/07/24 07:49:28 (permalink)
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    Either way, the result is impressive :p

    Thank you. I plan on changing a few things but overall I'm very happy with the results. 

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