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So, I have the following issue:

I'm using the Thermaltake Frio for my CPU cooler and the fans on it pull more air in than the two stock case fans can push out, so I end up with hot air staying inside the case and eventually being used to "cool" the CPU.

I'm looking for some fans which aren't too nosy, and have enough CFM to pull the air from the CPU cooler out of the case.

I don't have too big of a choice here in my country.

Here's what I can choose from:

-Yate Loon D12SL (1350rpm) 120mm

-Yate Loon D12SM (1650rpm) 120mm

-Yate Loon D12SH (2200rpm) 120mm

-REVOLTEC AIR Guard 120mm

-ENERMAX T.B.SILENCE MANUAL

I will be buying two.
Edited by Rogy56 - 5/21/11 at 7:13am
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Scythe gentle typhoon 1850rpm's in push/pull.
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Scythe gentle typhoon 1850rpm's in push/pull.
"I don't have too big of a choice here in my country.

Here's what I can choose from:

-Yate Loon D12SL (1350rpm) 120mm

-Yate Loon D12SM (1650rpm) 120mm

-Yate Loon D12SH (2200rpm) 120mm

-REVOLTEC AIR Guard 120mm

-ENERMAX T.B.SILENCE MANUAL

I will be buying two. "




of all of them, go with the yate mediums.. the most balanced in airflow/noise
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d12sm or d12sh
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@HAVO

Thanks

@BradleyW
Read the entire post next time

@That Guy

I don't mind fan noise, but still don't want too much
Edited by Rogy56 - 5/21/11 at 11:13am
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So, I have the following issue:

I'm using the Thermaltake Frio for my CPU cooler and the fans on it pull more air in than the two stock case fans can push out, so I end up with hot air staying inside the case and eventually being used to "cool" the CPU.

I'm looking for some fans which aren't too nosy, and have enough CFM to pull the air from the CPU cooler out of the case.

I don't have too big of a choice here in my country.

Here's what I can choose from:

-Yate Loon D12SL (1350rpm) 120mm

-Yate Loon D12SM (1650rpm) 120mm

-Yate Loon D12SH (2200rpm) 120mm

-REVOLTEC AIR Guard 120mm

-ENERMAX T.B.SILENCE MANUAL

I will be buying two.
The Enermax will hardly move any air.

I have a solution for you that you can do in any country. It is guaranteed to make your case quieter: remove your rear fan and cut out your rear grill. Your Frio will exhaust your case for you (see item 2 in my sig).

Notice that you spend only your time, not your money.
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post #7 of 7
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For the noise of the current case fans: There's almost no difference in nose if they're off or on.

The fans on the cooler are a bit loud, but not that much since I'm running them 75% ATM.

For the mod I don't think I have the tools to make the end result look decent.
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