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3-pin to 2-pin fan power cable adapter?

post #1 of 19
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I bought some of those 130CFM Delta Fans like a week ago and I just got around to putting one in for the back of my case. Problem though! I just realized that its a 2-pin on the delta and a 3-pin on my motherboard! Is there any adapters I can buy to remedy this issue? I'm willing to use 4-pin molex also.
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post #2 of 19
Yes heres a 2 pin to 3 pin converter : http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...oducts_id=3597
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Thanks Enterprise! Hopfully get some 130CFM action going on by next week.
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post #4 of 19
I wouldn't advise hooking those big fans on your mobo headers...It's a lot of wattage going through them...Hook them up with a four pin and put them into your PSU...
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post #5 of 19
Yes Ira-K does have a fair point. It may be best to get them running through Molex.
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Any Molex to 2 pin connectors then? Sorry to ask you guys to help me look for this but my googling skills seem to have evaporated today..
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post #7 of 19
First off, I highly doubt the MB could handle the likes of that fan without damaging the MB sooner or later. Best to go to the PS or a Fan Controler.
    
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Im trying to look for one mate however i cant find one.
post #9 of 19
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Argh dang it. I'd hate to let these fans just sit here and do nothing... I just woke up so I'll do some searching before I leave for school. Thanks!
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post #10 of 19
Splice that puppy right into an existing molex
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