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Has anyone here used or seen this being used?
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/12...d_600_CFM.html

Thinking of using it in my case cabinet I' building. Only reason I am hesitant is the 49 dBA!

Think this thing could be hooked up to a fan controller?
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post #2 of 15
49 dB is very loud.
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post #3 of 15
That looks like a radiator fan.....on my car
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post #4 of 15
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Hahahahahaha I know!!!

This is why I would want it hooked up to a controller. Especially since it would be outside my case.

But 600 CFM!!!
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post #5 of 15
"Large Applications" like garage. Yes, this fan is a massive beast.

But this is OCN. We use 600CFM fans to cool our Celerons, to get those crucial megahurtz.
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post #6 of 15
That's not a good fan for a cabinet.
    
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post #7 of 15
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Why is it not good for a cabinet? Seems like it would work just fine!
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post #8 of 15
110VAC *evil grin* do want
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post #9 of 15
Quote:
The included wire grill makes usage safe and keep debris and cords from catching in your fan blades.
More like your fingers.

Back on topic, I wouldn't use that for a cabinet, and yes we're all from OCN where we use 600cfm fans to cool our celerons, but still 49db is WAY too loud for a cabinet. I wouldn't go above 30db for a cabinet.
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post #10 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bobotheklown View Post
Why is it not good for a cabinet? Seems like it would work just fine!
The cabinet would sound like a plane taking off. 600 CFM is much more than I personally would need for any setup. I would definitely consider less noise and consequently less CFM.
    
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