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Any way to attach a Noiseblocker M12 to a U12P?

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So i'm thinking of getting a noiseblocker fan and mounting it onto my Noctua U12P but the fan clips it provides only work for the traditional frame fans.



However, the noiseblocker has a frame like this:



Is there any way? Thanks.
Edited by sbao26975 - 5/9/11 at 6:17pm
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You could always use a handful of zipties.

IIRC the mounting for the fans is little more than a bent paper clip. Perhaps you could flatten the section that inserts into the fan holes so it fits the smaller diameter holes of the noiseblocker.
    
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Wow. I emailed noiseblocker and here is their response. Amazing support!



I've just tried to use the S3 with the U12P from Noctua... it works with the clips from our NB-TwinTec CPU-Cooler :-) You have to pull them a bit stronger, but it works!
If you want, we can send you a set of our clips - so we need your address... :-)

enclosed you will find a detail picture, (((Noiseblocker)))® NB-Multiframe S-Series M12S3 @ Noctua U12P :-)

Beste Grüße / best regards

Andreas Weber

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