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There's no 140mm fans that have a better Static Pressure:Noise ratio than GT's. 

    
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post #7792 of 10491
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Originally Posted by kpoeticg View Post

There's no 140mm fans that have a better Static Pressure:Noise ratio than GT's. 

How about airflow/noise? It goes as case fan so is it necessary to have the highest static pressure? I realize there must be some SP but maybe there's some level that's enough
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post #7793 of 10491
Hi everybody! Any recommendation on how to avoid breaking the plastics tabs that hold the front panel?
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Originally Posted by locx View Post
 
How about airflow/noise? It goes as case fan so is it necessary to have the highest static pressure? I realize there must be some SP but maybe there's some level that's enough

 

That's why i specified that GT's are the best at SP:Noise ratio. That's not generally necessary for case fans. Although on the XB it's helpful with the front filter + mesh

 

I'd still recommend the GT's for the reasons i just said with the XB. But you really don't need to be as picky about case fans

 

Edit: Noiseblocker PK3's & Akasa Vipers are good 140 fans.

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Originally Posted by Tofic View Post

Hi everybody! Any recommendation on how to avoid breaking the plastics tabs that hold the front panel?

 

You mean just in general by taking the panel off and putting it back on?

 

Just push the tabs from the inside of the chassis, don't force em out

    
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post #7795 of 10491
Found a solution. I smooted the edges of the plastic tabs with sandpaper and now its really easy to remove the front panel. That should increase the lifespan of the plastic tabs
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I've taken mine on and off a TONNN of times with no issues. I always unclip em from the inside though. Seems like sanding the clips, kinda defeats the purpose of having clips

 

I even cut a tab off before for a mod and superglued it back on when i changed my mind. Still have no problems with any of the clips...

    
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Jimm's is quick with responding! Now let's hope the shipping cost is generously low.
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Jimm's is quick with responding! Now let's hope the shipping cost is generously low.

Great! Yeah I've heard they are highly regarded even on global level, I bought my first PC parts from them when I started this journey back in '08
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Can't read any of that, can they ship to the UK? Really need some of these haha.
At a bargain price like that I could pay extra for shipping.

Cheapest I found was on ebay at £25 each.

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Shipping of said product (AP-15's) is no problem! The freight for a standard economy parcel <2kg is 20 euros.
All non-domestic orders need to be paid in advance by IBAN bank transfer and booked manually by our customer service. I would need your full contact details in order to book the order.
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Thanks for this, going to have to scrape around in my bank before buying them though, I'm kinda suffering the student life right now.

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