My First Video Editor Build, go ahead guys rip me a new one

I want to build a computer for Video Editing.

I am not really concerned with the power that the computer will use.

Please give me feedback or Alternatives


Not sure yet Most Likely an Antec Case

Power supply
Coolermaster RS-450-ACLY 450W $70


Asus P5WD2-E Premium $269

Pentium D 940 (3.2ghz ) $438

Processor Heatsink
Zalman CNPS9500 LED $60

Corsair 2Gb XMS2 DDR2 6400 TWIN2X2048-6400PRO $350

Hard Drive
Western Digital Raptor WD740GD 74GB Serial ATA $158
300GB SATA hard drive for storage $130

DVD Burner
Plextor PX-712SA SATA Drive

Video Card
Not Sure Yet

Please let me know what you think. I would like to keep it in the range of about 1500-2000

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    That SATA drive is sata II right? If not look for one.

    There seems a high budget here, so try to go with x1900xt:)

    You'll have to chage your drives around a bit to accomidate you 2k cap, but with a standard sonta case, youll do just fine (assuming you have an OS already)
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