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*Edit* Nevermind - I think I see my problem now that I actually look closer - the second GPU is clocked down and basically not being used... so I need to get Furmark to run in SLI...

*Edit 2* Got it to run in SLI by renaming the executable and now the GPU's are running within 3 to 4 degrees of each other...


Ok so my first time setting up waterblocks and all. Finally got a temp system up and running with my loop going and decided to run Prime95 and Furmark at the same time with my fans at 50% just to see what I could get out of it in terms of temps.

Now the one thing that jumped out at me was the 15 degree difference between GPU 1 and GPU 2. Is this normal or is it a sign of me having screwed up the waterblock mount? Note one of the gpu's was originally an MSI Twin Frozr which I know ran well. The other one was a reference EVGA model that I picked up on the cheap... but even then I wasn't expecting such a huge delta in between the two at stock settings...

So did I screw the pooch on this one and need to re-install and re-seat my waterblock? Would hate to tear the loop up just for one gpu but I get the feeling I may have to

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Hehe solved your own problem
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Glad you got it sorted

3-4°C of each other sounds about right. Between mount variances, chip variances and slightly warmer water running through the second they will never run at exactly the same temperature.
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Glad you got it sorted

3-4°C of each other sounds about right. Between mount variances, chip variances and slightly warmer water running through the second they will never run at exactly the same temperature.
Cool glad to have the confirmation that at least I haven't totally noobed it up.

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