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Worth upgrading my Sickleflows?

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I have four SickleFlows in my RV03 mainly because they were the best green LED fans I could find. They work great but I'm wondering if perhaps I should upgrade to Gentle Typhoons for the increased airflow. I would gladly spend 80+ on the fans for a 4-5C drop but I don't think I'll get those gains just by upgrading fans. Does anyone have any input on the matter? Thanks in advance
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Gentle typhoons are good for Radiators because of their good pressure.
not sure if they are equally good as case fans
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theyre great for anything but the sickleflows should be fine, you won't see that much difference unless you massively increase the rpms and cfm in the entire case
   
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theyre great for anything but the sickleflows should be fine, you won't see that much difference unless you massively increase the rpms and cfm in the entire case
Yea, I figured as much. I may just replace the exhaust with an AP29 since this case really benefits from a good exhaust fan. Thanks for the replies pangeltveit and chinesethunda.
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if you check out ehume's thread about good cooling you could also just cut out the rear grill for less air blockage, dont put a fan and just let your silver arrow exhaust the fan
   
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