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Roof radiator in a 600T. Space limited, so must be slim. Not sure which is the better rad of the two, as it's very hard to find reviews of all but the most popular rads.

Anyone?
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Going by the bundymania review it looks like you're best with the ST30 if you plan on using low speed fans and the EX240 if you plan on using high speed fans.
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Wow, that's an excellent review. Thanks for that. ST30 it is.
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I am pretty sure EX240 will be cheaper and 1200 RPM is not really high speed for a FAN.
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I think from that review and some of the comment you see that neither is better they are different. That being said what RPM are you happy with under load. We are not talking browsing the web or light duty stuff but under serious load. If you are OK with 2000 RPM or even more under heavy load then I would go for the EX240. However since they both perform well if there is a major price difference in the two I would go for the lesser expensive one.
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I think from that review and some of the comment you see that neither is better they are different. That being said what RPM are you happy with under load. We are not talking browsing the web or light duty stuff but under serious load. If you are OK with 2000 RPM or even more under heavy load then I would go for the EX240. However since they both perform well if there is a major price difference in the two I would go for the lesser expensive one.

This is @ 1200 RPM which is not that fast. EX240 beats it.

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post #7 of 8
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1200RPM is way too loud. We're talking 6-700RPM at absolute most here. Hence me thinking of the Alphacool.
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post #8 of 8
I'm the same way, I never run my fans over 1000rpm.

I was surprised by how well the ST30 does with slow speed fans. Thats impressive.
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