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Originally Posted by Iamthebull View Post

Considering this isn't what we paid for, I am NOT ok with this.
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Originally Posted by stren View Post

The completes should have the 3 pin connector, so it seems the barebones got the tach wire for free but no connector. There has been no official confirmation though that I'm aware of (last post that I found)
We are still waiting for Mort to:
- update the spreadsheet
- Provide the shipping information and materials to CaseLabs
It's only been a month now, we should have a pool on how long it takes wink.gif

Putting one hypothetical dollar down on March 1st biggrin.gif
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If anyone wanting to get rid of there fans can get them to the UK send me a PM with a price.
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Originally Posted by PepeLapiu View Post

You get EVERYTHING you paid for and so extra stuff for free. Before ordering Tator made it clear that the barebones would have no pins and only two wires. You get no pins and three wires. Bonus.

Maybe I am blind and some others as well, but the VERY FIRST POST states the barebones would be 2 wires and have a connector. If there was a change then that should have been made clear considering that is where I believe most people were basing their information on. Not 180 pages worth of information.
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stopped in for my weekly/fortnightly check-up on the GT group buy.

have to admit, getting a little grumpy.

i ordered 8 'complete' fans b/c not only was the tach wire missing from the 'bare' fans, but the IC logic as well.
had i known the tach function was NOT disabled or removed, i would have ordered the 'bare' fans instead.

regarding the missing '3-pin plug' not being attached, not a problem. soldering or crimping (certainly the better option) the wires is very easy to do.
even if you haven't done either before (soldering or crimping), a 10min search on google and a couple youtube visits would quickly solve that missing 'skill-set'.
paying the extra $4 per fan just for a 3pin plug to be fitted to the fan just seems retarded now.
this is assuming that the fans 'audioxbliss' picked up from the caselabs store/warehouse are in fact the 'bare' fans.
if the fans he picked up were the 'complete' model, could potentially be a problem for someone who actually paid for a 'complete' fan (as he ordered 'bare' only fans), thus miss out or get lumped with 'bare' fans.

i understand this whole exercise has been plagued with issues (delays, natural disasters, some of original staff walking away from project, FTW moving shop, etc), but paying an extra $30 ($13 - 'complete' v $9 - 'bare') on complete fans when i didn't need to is a bit annoying.

i haven't even paid for shipping yet, not thru lack of trying as the PayPal portal on FTW kept throwing errors on each attempt over a couple of months.
frankly i'm scared to send monies to FTW as i gotta wonder if i'm flushing another $50 down the toilet (shipping to australia isn't cheap) on top of the $104 already spent on the 'complete' fans.

have to thank jim from CaseLabs for storing what has been shipped from nidec and OC.net admins for stepping in and providing updates and refunds to those wanting out.
i'd really like to see what these fans are like (never had GT fan before) tho my biggest issue is, who do i pay shipping too?
    
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post #1785 of 2446
If I've been keeping up correctly, I think mort said that he will be emailing or PMing people who have not yet paid for shipment or have some sort of discrepancy in regards to their order. However, I haven't seen him post an updated spreadsheet either, so until there's an updated spreadsheet, I don't think mort is even close to doing the emails/PMs.
    
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Originally Posted by aphasia View Post
paying the extra $4 per fan just for a 3pin plug to be fitted to the fan just seems retarded now.

I agree.

 

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this is assuming that the fans 'audioxbliss' picked up from the caselabs store/warehouse are in fact the 'bare' fans.
if the fans he picked up were the 'complete' model, could potentially be a problem for someone who actually paid for a 'complete' fan (as he ordered 'bare' only fans), thus miss out or get lumped with 'bare' fans.

They were the bare fans according to admin:

Quote:
Originally Posted by admin View Post

More info: Here was the order (with guidance / quotes from Tator Tot):

 

From the manufacturer:

 

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1,000 pieces of P/N D1225C12B6AP-00 and 780 pieces of P/N D1225C12B6AP-X with connectors.  Please confirm that we will use Molex connector P/N’s 22-01-3037 and 08-50-0113 for the 780 terminated fans.

D1225C12B6AP-00 is the "Barebones" fan. The only difference between the two ordered is the 3pin connector.

Quote:
972 pcs of the D1225C12B6AP-00 shipped

And this is what audioxbliss pick up.

post #1787 of 2446

Or, go to the OP of this thread, scroll down a few sentences until you get to this section:

 

"Basic Information

There are two options available:

Barebones Model - Voltage and Ground Wire, 3 Pin connector attached, $9 per fan. Turn around time, ~ 10 weeks
ORDERING CLOSED ON THIS MODEL
- This batch has been ordered

Complete Model - Voltage, Tach (for reporting RPM Values) and Ground Wire, 3 pin connector attached, $13 per fan. Turn around time ~ 14 Weeks
ORDERING CLOSED ON THIS MODEL"
 

Both styles of fans are shown as, "3 pin connector attached."

Also notice the lack of this addendum for the Complete Model:

   - This batch has been ordered.
 


 

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But admin said that is not what was ordered, regardless of what the OP said.

 

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1,000 pieces of P/N D1225C12B6AP-00 and 780 pieces of P/N D1225C12B6AP-X with connectors.  Please confirm that we will use Molex connector P/N’s 22-01-3037 and 08-50-0113 for the 780 terminated fans.

 

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And that's what came, whether we like it or not.


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And that's what came, whether we like it or not.

Is there anyone (other than complete buyers who are now bitter that they paid $4 more for the same fan) that is actually upset that the people (like me) who ordered barebones fans got tach's on our fans and didn't get the connectors? Seriously? 3 pin connectors and pins, ~$5 total vs tach sensor and wires, a lot more than $5. What's wrong with that other than having to crimp on your own pins... I'll take it every day of the week. Makes the wait almost worthwhile biggrin.gif
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Without question I would have ordered the "bare-bones" instead of the completes if it had been known that they would both have the tach wire. I'm going to replace the connectors later this year anyway when I resleeve everything.

Nothing to be done about it now of course but it's yet another example of the poor communication that has plagued this whole endeavor (until the last few days that is thumb.gif)
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