Yeah... it's that time of the year... thinking intel though... and looking at this and that, 800w appears to be a feasible envelope!
Just looks like FEs would not have made it to Europe as of yet... virtually unobtainable...
Update #2: The Summer '22 edition of my ventilation layout!
As many here note, cooling the Supermicro PSU is a challenge in it's own right - and who would have ever thought that cooling PSUs would become an ongoing issue?
So, after having moved from a super-silent tiny Noctua 40mm whisper fan...
Update #1: I finally got to uploading my .STEP files for manufacturing of the custom parts used in this build to the resources section.
The final version of the vented heatsink bezel is here,
and the Ultra Low Profile port module for the GPU water block here
A new version of my vented S4M heatsink bezel for machining in aluminum and as used in my S4Max build - context, notes on machining and photographs of the machined part in my build log here.
- Adds ventilation slots to my original design used in my first S4M build
- The slots...
A custom and ultra low profile port module for machining in aluminum or acetal designed for my S4Max build - details, photos of the finished part machined in aluminum and context in my build log here.
- Designed for minimum viable bounding box volume
- Designed for compact...
petricor submitted a new resource:
Ultra Low Profile G1/8 Port Module for Corsair Hydro XG7 3080 and 3090FE - Allows for the compact Corsair Hydro XG7 3080 FE to be mounted on a 3090 FE; support for G1/8 Festo
Read more about this resource...
No worries - problem already solved 🥳
Just need to get to posting an update! And as a little teaser: All key components including the PSU stay the same (no reason to undo any mods…)- and it involves cramming more stuff into the very same enclosure, so it shouldn’t disappoint!
Re the CPU: After a ton of SOC voltage and some ram timing tweaks I got it to play nicely. From what I read, the issue seems to be relating to some (large) batches not liking AMD's own PBO or high frequency XMP profiles - and AMD is actually RMAing those, and apparently has a more...