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where do th attach the Thermo couple on a hard drive.?

any idea where i can get some more Thermal sensor leads

thanks
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You should be able to see the temps on your hard drives using Everest, or HWMonitor (my preference). If you don't get temp readings, you should put the sensor on the underside where the PCB is.
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Just enable and use S.M.A.R.T
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He might mean a sensor for a thermally controlled case fan.
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yea.. i have a controller, and a speed control on the HD bay 120mm fan.. sorry

i am getting ready to turn on my first build, the firs time.. soon.

i had an extra temp lead and thought i would put it on a HD, i was turning over the hard drives so i could get a better cable orientation.. the sata cables were upside down to the sockets going up, so i thought i' turn over the hard drives rather than have a big Gordian Knot in front of the fan duct. i am going to turn it on probably Thursday.. I'll take pictures if it works.


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