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1st time Xfire user, and I'm stoked

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This past Friday I installed a tx750 v2 and added a HIS 6870 to run with my original gigabyte reference 6870. I did this 1st and foremost because I'm a component nerd, but a nerd on a budget. 2nd reason was bf3 and after applying fixes and tweaks it's running like a champ. The HIS card has the loaudest fan ever created. My next move is a HAF full tower. Any way no one I know cares about this stuff so I gota tell someone!

My fear is that the poor sound card directly under the HIS card will melt at some point. Oh well I can go on board audio when that happens.
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No way to put the soundcard above the video cards?
 
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Na, no option to place it any where else. I do have a side 120mm fan which helps.

I guess I should say this is my first dual card set up, not just crossfire.
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