Show us your Workstations! - 2013 Edition


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Arceles

I bought a large case because I'm awful with cable management, I wish I had a really clean cable job like some of the pros on here.

To be honest I would like that too... but constraints didn't allowed me more space :(

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LeGourmand

I was wondering where do you guys bought your desk? I've had the same one for a while, but i can barely fit 1 monitor on it. Since i'm looking to have dual monitor and some place to set up my work laptop i need to change, but i have no idea where i can get a good one.

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C:\DOS>

Work station at work for the council. :) Yes we are still on XP.

 

Just curious, is that Outlook 2010?  If so, how did you get that color theme?  Thanks.

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Broughton

Added a second 7970 GPU and a 1kw PSU.. next job new processor, motherboard and cleaner cabling.

 

 

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Broughton

I was wondering where do you guys bought your desk? I've had the same one for a while, but i can barely fit 1 monitor on it. Since i'm looking to have dual monitor and some place to set up my work laptop i need to change, but i have no idea where i can get a good one.

 

Ikea have some really good desks, here's ours for example (both supporting multi monitor setups),

 

This is the one my flatemate has: http://www.ikea.com/gb/en/catalog/products/70214192/

 

This is mine which I bought in 2 parts:

 

Top: http://www.ikea.com/gb/en/catalog/products/50251350/#/20251139

 

Legs: http://www.ikea.com/gb/en/catalog/products/70217973/#/10217971

 

The best thing about my flatemate's desk is it has a sort of 'trough' for all the cables to go, and a smaller pull-out surface on castors.

 

Mine cost 3 times as less and is still very sturdy, I've sat on it without it breaking. It comfortably supports a 3 monitor setup and as for the wires, I screwed in about 10 cup hooks at the back to hold all the wires out the way. Mine only cost ?30 in total, but for the price it's a brilliant solid desk available in a few colours.

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neeldenn

Added a second 7970 GPU and a 1kw PSU.. next job new processor, motherboard and cleaner cabling.

 

 

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Cleaner cabling? You got to be kidding!!! This already is super tidy :D 

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Broughton

Cleaner cabling? You got to be kidding!!! This already is super tidy :D

 

Maybe it's just me then. :/ I see some of the other rigs on here and to me the cabling doesn't seem as neat.

 

By the way maybe you'd know, are 2 crossfire bridges necessary for 2 cards? I'm reading it doesn't really make a difference, most do it for aesthetics.

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neeldenn

Maybe it's just me then. :/ I see some of the other rigs on here and to me the cabling doesn't seem as neat.

 

By the way maybe you'd know, are 2 crossfire bridges necessary for 2 cards? I'm reading it doesn't really make a difference, most do it for aesthetics.

I really don't know, sorry! I've never used two cards in a Crossfire/SLI setup

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ShadowMajestic

Some nice setups out there, mine looks like **** in comparison :p

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What makes are teh keyboard and huge mouse pad?

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LeGourmand

Ikea have some really good desks, here's ours for example (both supporting multi monitor setups),

 

Thanks, looks like i'm gonna go to Ikea, next time i go see my family, since the closest one is almost 2h from my home.

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+Thayios

What makes are teh keyboard and huge mouse pad?

 

Going to guess a Razer mouse pad.

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Broughton

 

What's that stand you're using for your WP? I just bought a Lumia 925 and need a stand.

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bluetree

New desk, and rearranged the lighting.

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Mindovermaster

Are those coffee cups under your computer case?

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bluetree

Those are ice buckets from a hotel.

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Mindovermaster

Wow... :laugh:

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Broughton

Got some slightly better images:

 

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RandyC

Got some slightly better images: ...

 

I have the same chair ... very comfortable :) The only problem is that the bolts at the bottom need tightening every couple of weeks otherwise the chair rattles when you move around. 

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Arceles

Is it me... or your crossfire cables are... not ok? you are supposed to use only 1.... not the two, the other one is for connecting a third and a fourth card...

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Dan~

^ Are you one of those people who either loves apple/windows but cannot bring yourself to go fully apple/windows? haha

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TAZMINATOR

^ Are you one of those people who either loves apple/windows but cannot bring yourself to go fully apple/windows? haha

 

He is not only one....  My brother has 27" iMac and Windows laptop. Depends on what he is using for.

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Broughton

Had to move out of my apartment. :( But I found a really nice 4 bedroom house share, I got the smallest bedroom but it's cheap and very nice inside.

 

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