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Originally Posted by frankth3frizz;12458888 
get the twin frozr edition. they run SUPER cool biggrin.gif

I'd rather come up with something funky on my own than spend $30-40 for two additional tiny fans ^^
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Originally Posted by OptimusCaik;12458752 
I'll purchase a Sapphire 6950 2GB next week and was worried about the temps going too high. If I can fit a 120mm fan below the card [bottom of the case], would I have to push the air or pull it from the card?

With a GPU that blows the hot air out the back of the case, I typically recommend you point the fan towards the GPU fan. If you decide to go with a twin frozr design sometimes you get better temps pulling the hot air away from the GPU and blow the air towards your side panel since its open.
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my 6950 2gb will hit around 88c without setting a custom fan profile. If I have one setup 72c - 79c max
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Originally Posted by 4LC4PON3;12459118 
my 6950 2gb will hit around 88c without setting a custom fan profile. If I have one setup 72c - 79c max



I just want to hit low 70s high 60s.
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Set fan speed to 100% and use headphones. Enjoy! biggrin.gif
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post #17 of 19
you have 2 options to get high 60s on a 6950

A: Use a high fan RPM in afterburner
B: Buy a Zalman VF3000A
http://www.zalman.co.kr/ENG/product/Product_Read.asp?idx=385
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GV-R695OC-1GD's windforce 3x fan with OC edition is better~cool.gif
http://www.gigabyte.com/products/product-page.aspx?pid=3693#ov
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i done this with a hd 3870 x2.
at first it dropped the temps by a couple of degrees, but not that much.
but my case has a 200mm side fan as well wink.gif


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