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post #1 of 18
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Which fan is better for fat rads
Cm r4 2k rpm, but really 1850


Or


Gentle typhoon ap 15 1850 rpm
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post #2 of 18
GT AP-15 is one of the best fan out there imo . The CM isn't bad but GT AP-15 is still a level better. GT's excel at CFM to Noise within High static pressure environments such as Radiators and Heatsinks.
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post #3 of 18
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Originally Posted by Ocnewb View Post
GT AP-15 is one of the best fan out there imo . The CM isn't bad but GT AP-15 is still a level better. GT's excel at CFM to Noise within High static pressure environments such as Radiators and Heatsinks.
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post #4 of 18
Gentle typhoon
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Definitely the Gentle Typhoon. Ocnewb couldn't have explained why better.
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post #7 of 18
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just got 6 ap15, about to buy 4 more
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post #8 of 18
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I already have r4 I was just wondering if I should invest
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post #9 of 18
Given what you have you probably what them, if you can find them!
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post #10 of 18
R4s actually may push a touch more air than the GT15s (37 vs 36 cfm on an mcr120), but the GTs are significantly quieter....so it's all about noise..not air flow quantity.
    
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