So you heard you can be super 1337 by building your own "rig", and save tons of moeny while doing so.
The good news is: You're right! It's easy and cheaper then buying a prebuilt.
The bad news is: There's lots of daunting research that might be scary to your fragile mind.
This is intended to be a quick and dirty list of resources so you can at least get a rough draft together before you go beg /g/ to do all the work for you.
- http://www.logicalincrements.com/ - Logical incriments PC buying guide. Based on the original falcon guide (see pic).
- http://www.extreme.outervision.com/psucalculatorlite.jsp - PSU calculator. Used to figure out how much wattage you need in a PSU.
- http://www.buildeasypc.com/category/build-pc/ - Basic guides on how to do the actual physical building.
- someone else add EU/AUS retailers