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post #11 of 14
Exar kun,
Do a google search for "Athlon XP 1800+ overclocking" and you will find a fair amount of info still available. I am not familiar with your chip but it appears that it is not a very good overclocker and you really need to watch temps closely. This is even more critical when you up the Vcore. I believe that the recommended voltage for this chip is 1.5v so if you are at 1.75v I hope you are watching it closely.
Good luck.
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It appears that my chip is not multi locked like some of the other models.
But if I can hit 2ghz or more I'll be happy. That would be a gain of 500mhz or so. I know the chip can run a multi of 12.5, with the FSB at 166, that would give me 2ghz.

My std vcore setting was 1.6v and I'm watching like a hawk during a torture test but the highest temp is 35c.

Thanks for the encouragment.
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Well fter running Stressprime for 19hrs, no probelms.

Its runnig a 2Ghz.

166 bus speed
12 x Multi
Std ram timmings 2.5-3-3-6
Vcore of 1.725v
Max temp was 44c on std AMD heatsink and 60mm fan.

Have dropped the Vcore back a little to 1.675v.
And am waiting a delivery of a heatsink with 80mm fan and a 140mm case fan,
next is to play with the Radeon card.
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God job!
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