High spec computer for 3d max and rendering

I am setting up my own 3d visual business

and i need to get a high spec computer to run 3d max and render really fast

what sort of processor /graphics card / memory / ram /hard disk / motherboard etc.

i have around a £1000 to spend maybe more

any advice would be helpful

thanks
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  1. i7 2600
    Z 68 mb
    4x4 gig of 1600 MHz ram at 1.5 volt [ or less]
    hard drive of choice
    quiet office case
    400- 500 watt power supply

    maybe a quaddro based graphics card if it fits the budget
  2. thanks for your help outlander :)

    iv managed to go up in price too nearly double my budget

    do you recon this is a gd setup?

    ============================ MONITOR x2
    BenQ G2420HDB Full HD TFT LCD 24" DVI-D Monitor

    http://www.ebuyer.com/176582-benq-g2420hdb-full-hd-tft-lcd-24-dvi-d-monitor-9h-l3alb-qpe

    ============================ MOBO
    Gigabyte SKT-1155 Z68XP-UD3 iSSD Motherboard

    http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0056J0OF6/ref=asc_df_B0056J0OF64947549

    ============================ CPU
    Intel Core i7 2600k 3.4GHz Socket 1155 8MB Cache Retail Boxed Processor

    http://www.ebuyer.com/252535-intel-core-i7-2600k-3-4ghz-socket-1155-8mb-cache-retail-boxed-processor-bx80623i72600k

    ============================ RAM
    Corsair 16GB (4x4GB) DDR3 1600MHz Vengeance Blue Memory Kit CL9 (9-9-9-24) 1.5V

    http://www.ebuyer.com/262586-corsair-16gb-4x4gb-ddr3-1600mhz-vengeance-blue-memory-kit-cl9-9-9-9-24-cmz16gx3m4a1600c9b

    ============================ GFX
    PNY GTX 580 1536MB GDDR5 DVI HDMI PCI-E Graphics Card

    http://www.ebuyer.com/246956-pny-gtx-580-1536mb-gddr5-dvi-hdmi-pci-e-graphics-card-gmgtx58n2h15zpb


    ============================ HDD

    WD 1TB 3.5" SATA-III 6Gb/s Caviar Blue Hard Drive - 7200RPM 32MB Cache

    http://www.ebuyer.com/241718-wd-1tb-3-5-sata-iii-6gb-s-caviar-blue-hard-drive-7200rpm-32mb-wd10ealx


    OS on a seperate SSD
    OCZ 60GB Vertex 3 SSD - 2.5" SATA-III - Read 550MB/s Write 495MB/s

    http://www.ebuyer.com/272788-ocz-60gb-vertex-3-ssd-2-5-sata-iii-read-550mb-s-write-vtx3-25sat3-60g


    ============================ CASE
    Antec 900 Nine Hundred Case with 200mm Top Fan

    http://www.ebuyer.com/118268-antec-900-nine-hundred-case-with-200mm-top-fan-0761345-08009-5

    ============================ PSU
    OCZ Stealth Xstream II 700W PSU - 6x SATA 2x PCI-E

    http://www.ebuyer.com/221652-ocz-stealth-xstream-ii-700w-psu-6x-sata-2x-pci-e-ocz700sxs2-un


    ============================ OPTICAL DRIVE
    LG BH10LS30 10x BD-RE with DVD±RW SATA Blu-Ray Drive - Retail Box with Software


    ============================ CPU COOLER
    Corsair Hydro Series H60 High Performance Liquid CPU Cooler

    http://www.ebuyer.com/264011-corsair-hydro-series-h60-high-performance-liquid-cpu-cooler-cwch60


    ========================== OPERATING STSTEM
    win7 pro 64bit
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