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    Weight Estimate for Postage

    Hello everyone,

    I was wandering if you could help me out with an approximate guess as to how much my rig would be in kg (look to the left under my stats for specs). I am try to figure out how much it would cost to post but don't want to disconnect everything and try and put it on scales unless I really have to.

    Thanks in advance!

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    Re: Weight Estimate for Postage

    I would say about 15kg.

    Antec 300 weighs 7.3kg new.

    PSUs weigh 2-3kg.

    Aftermarket CPU coolers generally weigh a few kgs. Which I presume you are using with a near 4GHz OC.

    Everything else is probably a few kgs all put together.

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    Re: Weight Estimate for Postage

    Rather than move the PC to the scales, why not simply move the scales to the PC.

    If it's on a desk, lift the PC up and put the scales underneath it to get a good idea of the weight

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    Re: Weight Estimate for Postage

    Thanks, I was way off at 30kg and starting to worry it was going to be £60 to post!

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    Re: Weight Estimate for Postage

    Heh, I think you should be thanking Lee instead of me. >_>

    That's a far better solution to the problem.

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    Re: Weight Estimate for Postage

    Quote Originally Posted by Lee @ SCAN View Post
    Rather than move the PC to the scales, why not simply move the scales to the PC.

    If it's on a desk, lift the PC up and put the scales underneath it to get a good idea of the weight
    Yes, that would have been the obvious solution!

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    Re: Weight Estimate for Postage

    Quote Originally Posted by Repressor View Post
    Aftermarket CPU coolers generally weigh a few kgs
    I think you need a new cooler

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