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Hey guys,

I'm planning on ordering a Corsair H100 when they're available, but I've been wondering about the fans. I currently have 2 Ultra Kaze 3000's on my air cooler. I suppose it would be a bad idea to put those in push on the rad and have the corsair fans that come with the H100 in pull? Should I just buy 2 extra Ultra Kaze 3000 fans?

I've also heard that sleave bearing fans like the Kaze shouldn't be placed horizontally, but I will mount the rad on top of the case, so they would be. Is this really a problem?

Oh, and I also have a Sunbeam Rheobus to regulate the fan speeds.

Thanks
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post #2 of 10
I'd either run push only with the Kazes or get another 2 of them.

Not heard about mounting orientation being a problem for fans, but maybe it could cause problems. No idea but I can't imagine it's that much of an issue, I've never had a fan die and my fans have been oriented every which way.
    
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Ok thanks! +rep
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post #4 of 10
I wouldn't mix the two fans. You should either just use the Kazes in push or buy two more for a push/pull.

I would say the same thing as Crabid about the mounting position. I haven't heard anything about that....
I have had fans mounted any way you could think of, and have never had them die, but who knows. I could be wrong...
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post #6 of 10
Oh...
Then I wouldn't mount them horizontally.
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post #7 of 10
You need to have the same fans to run push pull correct me if i'm wrong. As for fans? For me nothing beats gentle typhoon (I know fanboy) but hey, I was really surprised the first time I used them!

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post #8 of 10
Very interesting... So those "sleeve" bearings should NOT be placed lying down/horizontal... hmmmm

+rep

Guys, where can I start learning about these fans? I just took them from granted.. now there's ball bearings, rifle bearings or what not...

I thought it was pretty simple..

Where's a good place to start?
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post #9 of 10
could you not put the corsair fans in push/pull on 1 half and another 2 on the other half so you wouldn't actualy be mixing the fans
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post #10 of 10
IMO I would use Akasa Apache's or Vipers as the CFM to DB ratio is very good!
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