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Old 11-18-2020, 02:32 AM
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Sounds like a plan.

The HDX card in slot 7 would be right by the main CPU. Iím just wondering if heat from the CPU might make it more likely the fan on the HDX card triggers. If the Mac is out of earshot then that wouldnít be an issue of course.
Good point Marsdy. .
The unit will be in the machine room, so noise not a problem, but I guess the less work the fans have to do the better.
Maybe go HDX cards in 5 + 6 . ?
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Old 11-18-2020, 04:08 AM
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Good point Marsdy. .
The unit will be in the machine room, so noise not a problem, but I guess the less work the fans have to do the better.
Maybe go HDX cards in 5 + 6 . ?
Iíve had my HDX1 in both slot 5 and 6. Itís worked fine in both.
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Old 11-18-2020, 04:44 AM
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Iíve had my HDX1 in both slot 5 and 6. Itís worked fine in both.
Ok, I'll go with 5 + 6 for HDX 2
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