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Has anyone ever used this monstrosity?!

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835119011
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post #2 of 9
I'll get one of those and try it out

.... why does one of the guys in the review say it didn't fit his x800 GT? Its not for a video card...
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post #3 of 9
I got one for my folding rig. Works great. Only problem are the annoying "christmas lights". It oscillates through color patterns.
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post #4 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by JacKz5o
I'll get one of those and try it out

.... why does one of the guys in the review say it didn't fit his x800 GT? Its not for a video card...

The "crab" is really WIDE. It won't fit on some MoBos with large PCIx video cards..
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post #5 of 9
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I orderd one also from the egg along with some other fans. If it does what its supposed to I guess it might be worth the money.
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post #6 of 9
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the crab fan has arrived. I'll take some pictures next to some 80mm fans for some comparative analysis.
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post #7 of 9
Dude I have one too. Works awsome, but I wish they didn't have the annoying lights
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post #8 of 9
I found that the Crab didn't preform as was advertized. It didn't really help at all. A friend past it to me, and have have also past it on to someone else. My regular fan setup work just as good... if not better. And those LIGHTS!!! #$&$#* my case looks enough DISCO already!
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post #9 of 9
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Quote:
Originally Posted by denmason View Post
And those LIGHTS!!! #$&$#* my case looks enough DISCO already!
Juging by your avatar I'd say you'd like the disco lights, no? lol. I forgot to post pictures of it, I'll have to do that. But i'm not sure how much cooler it's keeping things. I'm sure it's doing something though. It's probably more of a novelty than anything else.
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