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The 800d has a notoriously bad air cooling reputation. I was wondering if to fix that I could replace the stock intake fan with this:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...HE-F00%20120mm

My questions are
Would it fit?
Would it be worth it?
Is it even a good idea?
and
Do you recommend any other fans instead?

Any answer is appreciated.

PS: I will also be using an H60 that will (most likely) have a 1850-3000 RPM fan setup as an intake on the rear.

Thanks!
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post #2 of 9
Put one'a'dem on the H60
Post results!

Protip: DON'T hook that up to any fan controller other than one you made specially for it
dat wattage.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by xHighAlert View Post
Put one'a'dem on the H60
Post results!

Protip: DON'T hook that up to any fan controller other than one you made specially for it
dat wattage.
I'm getting a 30w fan controller. So that should work. Should I put one on both the H60 and the bottom intake or just the H60? I don't want my computer to be too loud but that would be cool .
PS: Can someone link me too a good rubber fan mount and rubber screws on newegg or frozencpu?
Edited by TheOriginalCookieMonster - 6/17/11 at 9:55am
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a 48w fan?! good lord that sucker is gonna be loud.
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a 48w fan?! good lord that sucker is gonna be loud.
Damn. I thought it was twelve :/. It does 66dba . I might have to go with the 60w fan controller but it's ugly, has blue leds (I need red), and doesn't allow much control. Oh well, I'll be running this of my psu on full at all times,
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I would like to see the 3 cooler master sickle flow red led fans I chose as exhaust keep up with this and the H60 intake. Hell, I might put the H60 as exhaust but it won't be as effective. :/
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Bump.
Can anyone link me to something that teaches you how to make a fan controller by cutting one of the wires from the PSU to the fan? (I saw something about a week ago about it) So I have some control over this beast.
Edited by TheOriginalCookieMonster - 6/17/11 at 10:39am
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post #8 of 9
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Never mind. I'm going to buy this it's much cheaper, uses less power, and is silenter. It only pushes about half the air but I might get two. Would it be okay if the cfm for overall intake was about 266 and only about 210 for the exhaust?
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Calm down man. Just edit your post. You don't have to keep responding to your own thread. People will eventually come and help you.
    
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