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SlipStream or Kazemaru for Side Case Fan

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I just recently purchased 2x Asus Direct CU gtx 580's . I am using a Corsair 800D for my Case.

I plan to dermal 2x 140mm or 120mm fans holes in the side of my case. My question guys is which fans are most recommended and best for feeding a healthy amount of air into my SLI setup.

If I am to understand correctly Static pressure is not going to be an issue for side fans which is why I was considering to get the Scythe SlipStream 1200rpm fans. People say they move tons of air(in open restrictive free enviroments) and are quiet. Currently I have 5 fans in my PC which are all Gentle Typhoons. As Mush as I love these fans they are more geared towards high static pressure/low noise.

For 140mm I was eyeing the Scythe Kazemaru 2 1200RPM.

If these 2 fans are viable choices which of the 2 do you think is better.
Edited by mim3tic - 6/18/11 at 9:55pm
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Those fans sound fine to me. Just see what have the highest CMF amount and look at the noise dba to see which is best for you.
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Which of the two have better QC and what exactly makes them different other than one being 120mm and 140mm.
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Does anyone have experience with these 2 fans?
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I run the slipstream 1200s on my rad, silent buggers. Push a fair amount of air as well.
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