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Rebuilding my i5 need fan suggestions

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I just purchased the Obsidian 650D and am thinking of watercooling and changing the theme from blue to green fans/lights.

Does anyone have any suggestions?

I'm looking for something green.

I did find the Nanoxia's as well. Fx12-1250


Or the Gelid 120mm



Are there any more to really choose from? (both are great I'm just lookin into all the options and also for your guys' opinions.
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Yeah there are a few others. Green isn't as commonly found as blue or red LED fans but they're definitely there.

Check out:
- Antec TriCool
- Bitfenix Spectre BFF-BLF-12025G-RP
- Coolermaster R4
- Silenx iXtrema Pro
- Silverstone Air Penetrator AP121-GL
- Xigmatek

Personally I think the Silverstone Air Penetrators are pretty cool

The Gelid wings are great too if you intend on using UV.
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The gelid wing 12 is a good choice quiet, decent flow and really long MTBF.
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Thank you guys, I ordered a Gelid to see if it is all it is cracked up to be.
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