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My 140mm is going crazy. It spins at 2000rpm and the noise is annoyingly loud. I can't regulate it in my bios, for some reason. I need a fan controller, 3.25 bay or 5.25. It has to be CHEAP. I don't care about led screens and all that. A few knobs should do the trick. What do you guys recommend?
    
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Scythe Kaze - cheap and does a good job.
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Thanks, something even cheaper? I googled it and the prices were around~$30. I looking for sub $20
    
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120mm tricools (the ones without the 3 speed switch)
    
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post #6 of 9
Check these out, might help you ...

For 5.25" bay:
Evercool Fan Controller
Lamptron FC4

For 3.5" bay:
Logisys Fan Controller
Noise Isolator VR Fan Controller
Scythe Kaze Q
Scythe Kaze Q 8-channel
Ultra Multi-Fan Controller
Xilence Internal Fan Controller

Sorry only these links that I can share, usually bought mods product from this store... But as you requested, all of them are under-$20...
Edited by g.androider - 7/20/11 at 7:04pm
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post #7 of 9

If 'cheap' is the goal and you do not care about 3.5'' or 5.25'' ones, then Zalman Fanmate 2 (US$5) is the cheapest controller. You can position it inside the case. It can take 6W max. As I see you said ''My 140mm is going crazy'', I suppose that singular verb indicates you only have one fan to take care of?


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If 'cheap' is the goal and you do not care about 3.5'' or 5.25'' ones, then Zalman Fanmate 2 (US$5) is the cheapest controller. You can position it inside the case. It can take 6W max. As I see you said ''My 140mm is going crazy'', I suppose that singular verb indicates you only have one fan to take care of?

Amazon.com: Zalman FANMATE-2 Fan Speed Controller: Electronics
Correct! I have one unruly 140mm that needs some discipline. I'll look into that zalman.
    
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