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Tapping into thermistor under CPU socket

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nakman8

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Would it be feasable to use the existing thermistor under the CPU to control the speed of a Smart fan 2? Would it screw up the reading of the temp probe for the board itself? I tried taping the
sensor that came with the fan to the bottom of the CPU but it doesn't seem to be very responsive.
What do you guys think?