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Thanks for the quick answer i am also going to use the sp120 performance edition as Push/Pull how much i should set rpm on them on my fan controller?(sorry i am kinda new to fan controllers stuff:)
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That depends on how quiet you want them and how sensitive you are to sound tongue.gif 50-55% is good for me on SP120 Performance fans and nearly silent, but that may seem louder to you, or you may even be able to run them faster if you aren't as sensitive to sound.

Oh, and I forgot, you'll get an in line resister to drop the fans to 6v ( 50% ) with them as well. ( or at least they came in all of my boxes )
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Line resister?what is that?and i don't want to play with the voltages...i mean how i am going to know how much voltage they need at the right rpm?i just want to play with the rpm don't want to mess up with the voltage stuff ;o
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RPM is controlled by voltage, higher voltage = higher RPM and vice versa. An in-line resistor lowers the voltage therefore reducing the speed of the fan, fan controllers have variable resistors which allows you to fine tune the voltage/RPM.
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