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Well, my cards idle at 35 and 39 degrees and in 3mark06 peak at 45 and 50 degrees. I run the fans at 100% and to be honest I don't mind the noise, when I'm watching a movie/listening to music/gaming I can't here them anyway.
I'm guessing that you're using gaming to stress your GPU right? 3Dmark06 isn't exactly a 'stess test' though an instable overclock on your cards or cpu could cause your pc to restart or bsod.

At best you should be using a heavily coded graphical game to stress test. Play your favorite game for hours. That will do the trick. Hint: don't play nhl 2000
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I'm guessing that you're using gaming to stress your GPU right? 3Dmark06 isn't exactly a 'stess test' though an instable overclock on your cards or cpu could cause your pc to restart or bsod.

At best you should be using a heavily coded graphical game to stress test. Play your favorite game for hours. That will do the trick. Hint: don't play nhl 2000
Or better yet run Atitool for a couple hours.
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I use 3dmark first and then either Crysis or multiplayer source. But like I said when the cards hit 60 degrees, BAM PC freezes and I have to restart.
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