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Decided to overclock, need opinions

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I just recently overclocked my GPU and now I feel like overclocking my CPU. can you guys give me an idea of a starting point to overclock to before fine tuning it via stability testing? any ideas/opinions would be highly appretiated!

My specs:

-AMD Athlon 64 X2 4800+ 2.5ghz -brisbane
-Abit KN9 SLI motherboard with Nforce 570 chipset
-XFX Geforce 8800GTS 320MB 320bit PCIE
(oc'd to 648mhz core & 972mhz memory)
-4 GB ram (2x 2GB PNY 800mhz DDR2)
-Thermaltake TR2-R1 cpu fan (Aluminum, 4 in x 4.8 in x 3.3 in)
-CoolerMaster 500W PSU
-Creative Sound Blaster X-fi xtreme audio
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Start here http://www.overclock.net/amd-general...ocket-am2.html.

Then come back with any questions you may have.

Good luck

Gyro
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD Ph IIx4 955 @ 3.2 Asus M2N32-sli dlx Asus GTX 460 1gb DirectCU MSI GTX 460 1gb Cyclone 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveOS
4x2gb OCZ ddr2 1066 plats seagate 320gb sata lg supermulti dvd WIN 7 64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
acer p221w ms SS ST75F-P 750w CM 690modded w/KazeMaster pro 
Mouse
ms intellimouse explorer3.0 
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Thread Starter 
thanks, thats exactly what I needed! Im gonna read it and start my overclocking tonight, i'll post some results soon!
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