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Do you ave any of these parts? Advice and experience comments please

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July 18, 2012 6:44:12 PM

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CPU: Intel Core i5-3450 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($149.99 @ Microcenter)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 76.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($19.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($145.98 @ NCIX US)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($45.99 @ Newegg)
Hard Drive: Crucial M4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($104.99 @ Amazon)
Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card ($399.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Cooler Master Storm Enforcer ATX Mid Tower Case ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: XFX 750W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($112.59 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($24.98 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($98.98 @ Outlet PC)
Keyboard: Razer Anansi Wired Gaming Keyboard ($86.86 @ eCost)
Mouse: Razer RZ01-00280500-R3M1 Wired Laser Mouse ($75.97 @ Newegg)
Total: $1336.30
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)

This is the new build I received help with on this forum. Just wondering if anyone has had personal experiences or knowledge of any of these components and any tricks, tips or pitfalls to watch out for when we are ready to assemble this system. Also, could anyone direct me to a DIY guide for a build like this. I used to have one bookmarked but that was three years ago and I could use some help with these newer components anyway especially the CPU placement with the cooler.

Thanks in advance!

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