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post #11 of 18
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The Temp Probes should be fine if you install them correctly. I've found that it's always best with fan controllers and temp probes to go back to minimum cabling and install these beneath everything else, how often do you really need to change them?

@OP - I can provide pics of my NZXT Sentry LX install if you like, but probably not until tomorrow.
Its not the installing that is the issue. Its when you need to take them out again that they can break. What ever you do don't bend the translucent end (the probe itself) the soldering foots (I don't know what they are called in English) will snap. I have lost 2 probes my self one each time I have done a rebuild. Just giving a warning so the same wont happen to some one else.

EDIT: Just remembered that the other probe did not actually snap but the translucent cover came off. It was the one I had used on the GPU (got up to 55c on the readout).
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I'd love pics of the sentry LX as well. A lot of newegg reviews are bad for it, but I love the clock display and the look of it in general.

I'd get the LXE but I don't have an open pci slot really, that and I don't like having yet another peripheral on my desktop.
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post #13 of 18
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I'd love pics of the sentry LX as well. A lot of newegg reviews are bad for it, but I love the clock display and the look of it in general.

I'd get the LXE but I don't have an open pci slot really, that and I don't like having yet another peripheral on my desktop.
Hi, sorry, been busy with other stuff, I will try and get some pictures tongiht!
     
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Forgot to mention something that I don't like about these controllers.......

The LCD display is not readable from certain positions. My case unit is on the floow and to read the display I have to lean right back and down to read it correctly, even though i can view the display from above, it is not readable.
     
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Cooler Master Mystique 932S
Could you link me to a website where they sell/present or review this case, i'm unable to find it with Google.

Regarding the fan controller, for the price i would have bought 2 or 3 good fans instead (Noctua, Schythe GTs or some Noiseblocker).
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Could you link me to a website where they sell/present or review this case, i'm unable to find it with Google.

Regarding the fan controller, for the price i would have bought 2 or 3 good fans instead (Noctua, Schythe GTs or some Noiseblocker).
Or get the controller and upgrade the fans!! Scythe Gentle Typhoons 1850Rpm, ideal case fans, probably one of the best noise/flow rations.

Think the case must be the Mystique 632
http://www.coolermaster.com/product.php?product_id=46
     
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Or get the controller and upgrade the fans!! Scythe Gentle Typhoons 1850Rpm, ideal case fans, probably one of the best noise/flow rations.

Think the case must be the Mystique 632
http://www.coolermaster.com/product.php?product_id=46

The Mystique has only 2 x 120mm fan mounts? Why buy a fan controller for that? 2 good fans would be a far better deal.

The side panel has some ventilation opening but idk if it can hold 120mm fans, maybe if modded
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The Mystique has only 2 x 120mm fan mounts? Why buy a fan controller for that? 2 good fans would be a far better deal.

The side panel has some ventilation opening but idk if it can hold 120mm fans, maybe if modded
Agreed, maybe the OP can confirm if the case he has now will be part of his new build and if not, what he may be getting instead!
     
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