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Ya I got mine and threw it in the box never looked at it really I just leave my fans running at full but I swapped out the stock fans for the Prolimatech LEDs for more CFM and a little quieter.
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Ya I got mine and threw it in the box never looked at it really I just leave my fans running at full but I swapped out the stock fans for the Prolimatech LEDs for more CFM and a little quieter.

Which Prolimatech's are you using? If it is the PRO-RV14LED? Then that RPM is 1000 and the Phantek is 1200 rpm.

Sounds like it may be better to switch to the PRO-RV14LED since the airflow is a little higher and a little less noise.
What color LED did you get?

The only downside I can see is possibly the bearing type. The PRO-RV14LED has a sleeve and the Phantek has a UFB (Updraft Floating Balance) whatever that is. May mean a shorter life span.
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What does the PWM adapter exactly do?
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Which Prolimatech's are you using? If it is the PRO-RV14LED? Then that RPM is 1000 and the Phantek is 1200 rpm.
Sounds like it may be better to switch to the PRO-RV14LED since the airflow is a little higher and a little less noise.
What color LED did you get?
The only downside I can see is possibly the bearing type. The PRO-RV14LED has a sleeve and the Phantek has a UFB (Updraft Floating Balance) whatever that is. May mean a shorter life span.

PRO-RV14LED in red but the airflow has been reported lower then rating but yes they are a little quieter.
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What does the PWM adapter exactly do?

allows you to use the motherboard setting in the bios to run the fans
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allows you to use the motherboard setting in the bios to run the fans

You mean the default connector of the Phantek fans aren't PWM?
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I just purchased the blue phanteks heatsink for my sig rig update. it will be stuck on an i5 3570k and an asrock z77 extreme4 board.

I will post up temps and what not when I get it up and running this weekend thumb.gif
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LavcoPriceTech (decent amateur reviewers) just did an unboxing, will be doing a review and comparison to the NH-D14 and Silver Arrow soon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SVEWMBLkg0
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Will the phanteks cooler clear ripjaws x in a haf x case??
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can anyone tell me how the phanteks thermal paste is?
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