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    inaccurate temps explained

    Here's a site that explains why the the temps are sometimes inaccurate (and what you can do about it)

    http://www.overclockershideout.com/temp1.shtml

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    Welcome To The Forums!!!!!

    .....and to the addiction



    The 2nd link above deals with accurate testing of HSF & has a primer on how to get accurate temp readings. Remember that even the a thermistor touching the side of the core is still on a secondary heat path giving you still unreliable readings & slow reaction times. Internal Temperature Sensors are only good as long as you calibrate them.

    Why Many Thermal Measurements Are Not Valid




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