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    HDD temp?

    Was just wondering what temp. should a hdd operate at? My main drive is about 35 c. is that the norm?

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    Re: HDD temp?

    Originally posted by themortarman
    Was just wondering what temp. should a hdd operate at? My main drive is about 35 c. is that the norm?
    Most IDE hard drives are rated up to 55C or 60C, so 35C is fine. Attention to case airflow and/or a dedicated HD cooler may lower it a few more degrees. Try to leave one empty bay between drives when more than one is present, and use rounded cables.

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