Yeah, I know it's not better stock, and while I have repeatedly said I have no interest in OC'ing, I figured the better board and the ability to OC in the future were worth the extra $40.
Yeah, I figure if I get to the point I want to try to OC, I can just add on a cooler then.
Thanks for the go ahead on the rest of the stuff. This site has been monumental in my decision to attempt to build. Lot of good people and good information.