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I'm looking for an adapter to plug my 4 pin accelero xtreme plus into anywhere on my mobo or fan controller. I basically want something that looks like the inversion of this;
http://www.maplin.co.uk/graphics-card-fan-adapter-98840
Need this as I would like to be able to control the fan speed, at the moment it's plugged in via molex adapter and runs at 100% on 7v which is the loudest component in my otherwise very quiet pc.
The alternative is some kind of adapter that would reduce the voltage from 7 to 5v.

Need it to be delivered to the UK.
Thanks in advance.
    
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You cannot control it via software?
    
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nope, it's not plugged into the graphics card, it's plugged in via molex.
discovered it's not the loudest component anyway, my psu is.
    
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Well get a fan controller, or a 20K Ohm Potentiometer.
    
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phantom has a built in fan controller, but i need an adapter to plug the fan from the xtreme plus into it, and i have no idea what that potentiometer is?
Thanks
    
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A potentiometer is a same thing you use to turn up the volume in your car.
    
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Ok cheers
    
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