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Just looking for a decent fan controller. Don't want to spend a crazy amount on it as I am looking more-so to suit my HAF 922 case (make it look more gaming ). I am installing a 120mm fan at the front of my case in the 5.25 bays so I only have space for a single 5.25 bay left so it has to fit in that dimension. Also big plus is if it has some form of red or Red LED on the fan controller, that would be great. LCD/Touch Screens are also nice but not essential.

Going to buy off ebay since I live in Australia (buying off US/worldwide ebay). Don't have a price limit but not going overboard as the controller is more for aesthetics rather then getting uber l33t performance from my fans.

Also on a side question, Xigmatek CLF-F1252 120mm Red Fan good? Ordered 2 for only $12 since people were saying they were great bang for your buck.

Cheers.
Edited by Hot Fuzz - 11/1/11 at 9:14am
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The sunbeamtech Rheosmart (link to review in my sig)
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The sunbeamtech Rheosmart (link to review in my sig)
I will have a look at it! But I cant find that model on ebay. :l

What about the: Deepcool Rockman - Fan Controller? Possible to change the LED to red?
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I will have a look at it! But I cant find that model on ebay. :l

What about the: Deepcool Rockman - Fan Controller? Possible to change the LED to red?
http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from...All-Categories

there you go , Sunbeamtech Rheosmart, great quality, plus there's always the whole 30w per channel thing , Deepcool Rockman... never heard of that brand/model
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What about the: Deepcool Rockman - Fan Controller? Possible to change the LED to red?
After more searching than it should have taken, that fan controller appears to suck. 7.5W per channel isn't enough to run a lot of good fans. The Rheosmart's 30W per channel is enough to run most water cooling pumps, and I actually have 1 channel of it controlling all 4 of the fans in my door perfectly.

And not really. They're green when under manual control and a channel is red when under PWM (motherboard) control. You COULD re-solder different LEDs into their place, but you'd have to find a compatible dual-color LED which may not be an easy task.
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I have a Zalman for sale in my sig. What is your budget?
 
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