Building a budget box often means sacrificing quality in favor of savings. If you are unsure about making compromises, but positive you do not have the money to spend for a high-end system, then this guide is precisely what you are looking for. Here you'll find suggestions for the best equipment suited for a skinny budget and show you it is possible to have a great computer for under a grand (or as low as ~$600 if you want to spend even less).