AMD Ryzen 1700X Video Editing and VR PC Build Log

I have been making weekly videos for a few of my YouTube channels and I can not keep up with the editing using my old PC.

When I was editing footage from my DSLR camera, I would hit play to preview what changes I made and the audio would play but the video would not. At this point I knew I needed a new PC!

My Editing PC is an old 2 core AMD Phenom II x2 3.4Ghz which I UNLOCKED TO 4 core. I then overclocked from 3.4Ghz to 3.6Ghz! But this was with a very old Video card (AMD Radeon HD 5450 -1gb ddr3) and slow 800Mhz ram.

Here comes the 8 core AMD RYZEN to the Rescue!AMD Ryzen build log

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Internet outage 10/29/2016

There was an internet outage at my house and it took me 26 hours to solve…. turns out some animal chewed the LAN cable in the crawl space under the house. I replaced the cable. So far so good.

Sorry for everyone that tried to access my website!!!


Here is a picture of the CHEW MARKS!!!

Rat Chew Lan Cable
This cable was in the crawl space under the house and something chewed through the LAN cable!

 

 

Dust filter for server rack

Server rack dust filter

I use my air compressor (with water remover) to dust my PCs. But its a pain to boot up the backup server, update the websites, then shutdown the main server to remove it for dusting.

So I made a dust filter for my server. So far it has not let any dust through to the server! Continue reading “Dust filter for server rack”