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June 09, 2011, 11:55:13 PM
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I was thinking of building a mining rig and need recommendations on the parts. I want to know the best bang for the buck. I will buy used only if it is easy to buy the components used and quickly. If you can send Newegg links for the recommended parts that would be great also.

Please list if it is better to go with 2 3 or 4 video cards, or 2 separate computers with 2 video cards each.




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June 09, 2011, 11:59:22 PM
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Please link me if there is another post like this.

I was thinking of building a mining rig and need recommendations on the parts. I want to know the best bang for the buck. I will buy used only if it is easy to buy the components used and quickly. If you can send Newegg links for the recommended parts that would be great also.

Please list if it is better to go with 2 3 or 4 video cards, or 2 separate computers with 2 video cards each.





Maybe do your own research? There are already tons of other similar threads if you just search.
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June 10, 2011, 12:02:10 AM
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a few weeks dated but it's a good start:
https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Mining_rig

The recommended video cards are hard to find now
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June 10, 2011, 12:03:53 AM
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Just saw a 5970 go for 450 on ebay with a buy it now option last night with 10 bucks shipping. I wish I didn't have all my money tied up in bitcoins. Then again, fuck it.
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