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So it was rainy outside and I decided to give the 7600GT volt mod a go.

I used a pencil with relatively high resistance, but it lowered the 10k resistor by about 2-3K ohms, so I have a slightly higher than stock voltage on the core and mem, but not too much. Using conductive ink/a conductive pen I could have probably OC'd this alot more.

Heres a screenie with all the juicy details!



Some may say I overkilled on fans.




625/835 was about the best I could get stable.

I managed 632/849 unstable.

Thanks to born2killu for providing a great guide!!!
http://www.overclock.net/faqs/104207...+with+a+pencil


    
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sweet tape mod !
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3DMark Score with new clocks?
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i did the vmod too but only for the core........ done testing 696 core and 799 mem

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3DMark Score with new clocks?
3dm06 2856

seems kinda low
    
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7064 in 3dmark05

3632 in 3dmark 06, pics here

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Switch everything in the nVidia control panel to Performance, and bench again.
     
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Quote:
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3dm06 2856

seems kinda low
It does seem a little low because I scored 3757 in 3DMark06 at 650/850 stock cooling with no v-mod. My computer isn't too vastly different from yours, so there shouldn't be a 900 point difference between us.

Run another 3DMark06 benchmark and take a screenshot of it, because I know you should be scoring higher.



    
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Here are my results with a volt modded XFX 7600 GT XXX. I also added a Zalman 900 cooler.

Oh

These are results with the settings on Quality running the 96.97 driver.

Attachment 35102

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nice wait till my vmod then some compitition i can go up to 640/1630 fully stable no vmod
    
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