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He doesn't actually want to go fanless, he just wants to know if it's possible to be 100% silent, not a single fan.
Nick

Not quite possible because if he has a pump in the loop it will put out a little noise. I have 6 Yate Loon mediums on my 360 in a push/pull config and its almost silent when I'm just browsing OCN.
 
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post #12 of 16
If you want to run fanless you should get an passive radiator like this Alphacool Cape Cora HF 1042 silber
http://www.alphacool.com/product_info.php/info/p760_Alphacool-Cape-Cora-HF-1042-silber.html?language=en&XTCsid=atk90rtpq593b1c7cpr9tiaqujjhihd0
    
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you could do one of those mineral oil builds...
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post #14 of 16
i think in idle state it is do able...but when you game ... no matter what the fan on the gpu will be heard.

this is what i did before for sig rig. Thermalright HR-02 w/ no fans, disable the front 180mm fan, and just use a 120 mm fan running at low 600 rpm speed. silent as hell, u can't even hear it on except for the blue light in the front, but once i start gaming the fan on the gpu is loud as heck!!!

so i guess there is no 'fanless' way to cool a powerful gpu like a 6970 like urs. there is a passive cooler for 6870 with no fan from arctic cooling.

you can look into this cooler its silent on idle, and fairly quiet on load

http://www.arctic.ac/en/p/cooling/vga/375/accelero-twin-turbo-ii.html?c=2182
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post #15 of 16
Yes it's possible.
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If you want to run fanless you should get an passive radiator like this Alphacool Cape Cora HF 1042 silber
http://www.alphacool.com/product_info.php/info/p760_Alphacool-Cape-Cora-HF-1042-silber.html?language=en&XTCsid=atk90rtpq593b1c7cpr9tiaqujjhihd0

Don't touche that crap. It has bad reviews, and it's made from alu.

DON'T BUY THIS!

OT: You can get a fanless setup in the one room. Just take the rad in another and put the fans on it there. Hell bring it outside the house. No more fans in or near the computer.
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