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Lamptron FC2 Fan Speed Controller 45W x 6 channel Black Reviews

lvlrdka22

Powerful Controller, but Not Without Issues

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Pros: Enough wattage per channel to run a couple Deltas each.

Cons: Only 3-pin extensions are included (unlike the Rheosmart 6: splitters, 3-pin to molex, molex to 3-pin, etc.). Annoying/loud buzz at medium voltages.

If you have been looking into which controller to buy, you've probably read some reviews on this specific one. A few years ago, Overclock3d (and some others) did reviews, where they found two major issues with this controller: voltage varying wildly at low settings, and an annoying buzz when it isn't turned to maximum. Today, mine arrived, and I did a few quick voltage measurements at full, 3 o'clock, and 12 o'clock locations (I didn't bother going lower, since my fans don't even run at such low voltages). Fans used for testing: four Delta AFB1212VHEs (an older version). Label says 12V at 0.9A each, so 10.8W each fan, or 43.2W total. I measured them to be at 10.6V and 1.74A total (for...
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munaim1

One of the best I've used.

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Pros: 45w per channel, reliable.

Cons: No fan splitters. little expensive

With 45w per channel this little beast can handle quite a few fans, only downside is that you'll have to get your self those splitters. I have used this controller with upto 4 fans connected to one channel and it was working as intended. It is an extremely well thought product. 10/10
mam72

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