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A connector question on the motherboard

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I was told that the asus rampage extreme 3 has two 8-pin connectors for extreme overclocking but i was wondering if it would hurt it at all if i plugged in both just for looks, I was going to sleeve one white, one red.
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it shouldnt hurt. the whole idea of having the extra 12v lines feeding the processor is to give the current the processor is demanding extra lines to flow through, reducing the amount of heat generated from the lines themselves.
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