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what fan controller would be best for me i have 2 Cooler Master R4-L2R-20AC 120mm Blue LED Case Fan on my the side of the case

wondering what controller i can get cheap thats good
post #2 of 10
cheap and good don't fall into the same category, you can get a fan controller for $15 and it'll be rubbish or you can spend $50 and it will be good. The best one are the lampton controllers, have a look at their FC5V2 I think it is.

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was just looking at the Lamptron FC5V2 looks good and it makes it so i can bring the rpm down to 100 if i wanted to the fans are 2000rpm
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I don't really like the NXZT, they look kinda, chavvy if you know what I mean.

The lamptron ones also have a turn knob one which is quite nice since it gives you that personal touch on the control if you know what I mean.

I have the FC touch from lamptron, 30w per channel and a really nice layout on the screen, brushed aluminium as well biggrin.gifdrool.gif
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I don't really like the NXZT, they look kinda, chavvy if you know what I mean.
The lamptron ones also have a turn knob one which is quite nice since it gives you that personal touch on the control if you know what I mean.
I have the FC touch from lamptron, 30w per channel and a really nice layout on the screen, brushed aluminium as well biggrin.gifdrool.gif


That's just the cheap one he was asking. personally, I'd get it, simply because I can't stand losing more than one 5.25 bay. For my dream system, the ironic thing is I want Antec tricools, but I'm gonna use a fan controller anyway.
That's one good thing about the Tricools.
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That's just the cheap one he was asking. personally, I'd get it, simply because I can't stand losing more than one 5.25 bay. For my dream system, the ironic thing is I want Antec tricools, but I'm gonna use a fan controller anyway.
That's one good thing about the Tricools.

I'm not saying they aren't ok, i'm just saying they aren't my cup of tea to be honest. It's just the styling I don't like. Besides the FC touch doesn't take up 2 bays, but it is expensive to be honest.
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I've had a sentry 2 for a very long time (~3 years?) and it is still working perfectly. Haven't had a single problem. I'll admit, the display is a bit retro looking, like a 1980's digital watch. I like the look for my case but I can understand if some might not.
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Sv: fan controller

I just got a cheap 4-channel 3.5" fan controller from eBay and it works perfectly fine. No fancy features or anything but it does the job.
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Meh, everyone has their preferences.

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