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and went to newegg. I bought two of these. I'll set them to Raid 0 and call it a day. I've got a lot of school and work projects to set up, so I'd be open to anything that'll help the endurance factors of these drives. Thanks in advance.
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Those should last for awhile. Make sure you're blowing enough air on them and you might skip every other bay so theres enough space between Just for saftey though I'd tell you to buy ANOTHER(might call me crazy) and set up RAID 5. Speed+Saftey=Good.
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That's usually how I run my drive setup. I've got the CM 120mm fan in front cooling them and a mesh grid in the front. I've got the CM Praetorian 730, which isn't bad for my first non monotonous ATX case. I run the gap between drives, and soon, I'm eliminating all my erroneous drives completely. I'll have an efficient 1TB on my rig, and it's possible to run the Raid 5 shortly. I've got to muster up the funds to get another one, and then I'll use that as a scratch drive for all the data flow. Good idea, though.
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