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April 22, 2011, 10:23:02 PM
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Hey

The wiki on suggested mining rig hardware is very useful but it's very us-centric. Anyone out there got some good suggestions of hardware and a good vendor to buy it in the UK.

I was hoping to build something like the dual 5970 rig described in this thread (he's getting 1.2Ghash/s - 700 watts). I might buy the rest of the system (case, psu etc.) new and then try and buy the video cards on the cheap second hand.

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November 14, 2013, 01:19:42 PM
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www.virtualminingcorp.com

read: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=297503.msg3562481#msg3562481

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November 16, 2013, 05:14:57 AM
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Hey

The wiki on suggested mining rig hardware is very useful but it's very us-centric. Anyone out there got some good suggestions of hardware and a good vendor to buy it in the UK.

I was hoping to build something like the dual 5970 rig described in this thread (he's getting 1.2Ghash/s - 700 watts). I might buy the rest of the system (case, psu etc.) new and then try and buy the video cards on the cheap second hand.

cheers

why not get r9-280x or R9-290 instead?

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November 16, 2013, 11:16:38 AM
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I suggest not buying anything from cex.io, their maintenance is high and they are overpriced..
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November 16, 2013, 09:55:18 PM
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Hey

The wiki on suggested mining rig hardware is very useful but it's very us-centric. Anyone out there got some good suggestions of hardware and a good vendor to buy it in the UK.

I was hoping to build something like the dual 5970 rig described in this thread (he's getting 1.2Ghash/s - 700 watts). I might buy the rest of the system (case, psu etc.) new and then try and buy the video cards on the cheap second hand.

cheers

why not get r9-280x or R9-290 instead?

Cause it's not 2011 any more!
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November 17, 2013, 03:26:32 AM
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Hey

The wiki on suggested mining rig hardware is very useful but it's very us-centric. Anyone out there got some good suggestions of hardware and a good vendor to buy it in the UK.

I was hoping to build something like the dual 5970 rig described in this thread (he's getting 1.2Ghash/s - 700 watts). I might buy the rest of the system (case, psu etc.) new and then try and buy the video cards on the cheap second hand.

cheers

why not get r9-280x or R9-290 instead?

Cause it's not 2011 any more!

Does 2011 have anything to do with new graphic card?
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