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What are the quietest 140mm fans on the market?
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This is the quietest I could find: http://www.performance-pcs.com/catalog/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=36_316_844&products_id=27342
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What's your budget?

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/10215/fan-659/Noiseblocker_NB-BlackSilentPro_PK-3_140mm_x_25mm_Ultra_Quiet_Fan_-_1700_RPM_-_27_dBA.html?tl=g36c15s775

I have those and I'm really happy with them. I have them turned down, giving them just enough voltage to turn on and they move a decent amount of air out of the case. There's lower RPM ones available if you don't have a fan controller.

EDIT. The ones post above me are the lower RPM.
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wonder if 700rpm on those is too slow, lol.

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I'd just go with the 1700rpm ones and hook them up to a fan controller (if you have one), like Stein said.
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I have the enermax magmas and they flow good and have a decent static pressure. Quiet when turned down to 1000 rpms or so.
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I wish there were some Scyth Gentle Typhoon 140mm fans for 140mm mounts. I saw they have a few strange hybrid 140s that have 120mm mounting holes. I need a silent one for the top of my case as well but I don't feel safe under 1000rpm. Hoping to find a 1200rpm under 28db.
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post #9 of 18
a 1200rpm 140mm silent Fan doesnt exist. biggrin.gif
The X-Silent and PK1/2 are good suggestions.
The very best 140mm case Fan are the Silent Wings USC/2 if you can find them.
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Will check that out.
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