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Hi all, I want to join the bitspower temp sensor to the XSPC LCD dIsplay.. http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=28707 to http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=22025...

Can I just cut the wire of the Bitspower sensor off and sold it to the LCD display? Would it work? Any examples or guide?

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I've done this but only with a sensor and display unit of exactly the same type when I wanted to route it through a hole that was too small for the sensor to fit through. I tested before and after and didn't see that it affected the readings. In fact when I replace units I use the same sensor as it's the only one I have that's accurate.
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I've done this but only with a sensor and display unit of exactly the same type when I wanted to route it through a hole that was too small for the sensor to fit through. I tested before and after and didn't see that it affected the readings. In fact when I replace units I use the same sensor as it's the only one I have that's accurate.
In other words.. Don't screw up.
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I have done this and it works....and with the exact same parts your using.
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Great! Hope I don't fail.. XD
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Oh, and does it matter which wire gets soldered to which?
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Unless I've been lucky every time then no.
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Try both ways and Im sure it will work....then sleeve it up or whatever...
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post #9 of 10
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Try both ways and Im sure it will work....then sleeve it up or whatever...
If I wire them up randomly they won't short circuit or something right? E.g. positive to positive
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How the temperature sensors work is they change resistance as the temperature changes, this means it does not matter which way around it is wired.
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