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I purchased 2x2GB kit of OCZ Reaper DDR2 800 RAM, and I found a 2x1GB kit of OCZ RAM that isn't Reaper, it's silver colored.

It's DDR2 800 as well, and the timings on both RAM is 4-4-4-15 just like the Reaper.

Will I be able to use both types together?
And if I am overclocking slightly, would I have any problems?

They seem to almost be completely identical, except one is Reaper and one isn't.
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Mixing is fine if the board accepts it. If it does, then your RAM will run fine at 800MHz with the same timings. Try them, if it does not work, it won't effect anything.

I have different RAM with different speeds on my second computer and they'd been fine for over a year working together.

If they don't initially work, try to loosen the timings a bit.

Also up your NB volts in Bios a tad and test since you will be using 6 gigs of RAM.
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I dont see any problems other than if one set overclocks better than the other then one will be limited.

Be sure to install the sets in the correct slots for dual channel mode.
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