EDIT:i changed a few parts based on your recommendations and would love your input again...
*case now fits bigger motherboards
*motherboard now has p67 chipset
*ram is most likely compatible with motherboard (website did not have this model but had many other patriot models)
*still iffy on getting rid of heatsink to use stock heatsink after seeing benchmarks
MSI P67S-C43 (B3) LGA 1155 Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s ATX Intel Motherboard
Patriot G series ‘Sector 5’ Edition 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3
SAPPHIRE 100315L Radeon HD 6850 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card with Eyefinity
Intel Core i5-2500K
COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus RR-B10-212P-G1
Parts i own:
COOLER MASTER Storm Scout
500w power supply
thanks for reading all of this...and criticism is welcome
(even on how ugly the color scheme is...)
Edited by Superchimpo, 29 November 2011 - 06:41 PM.