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The Lamptron CW611 "Watercooling Controller" has pretty great automatic fan/pump control features. Setting a channel to automatic mode lets you select a min & max fan/pump speed for that channel and then once you set the target temperature for that channel - monitored by either an air or water sensor - it will run at the min speed until it hits your target temp and for every increase of 2C it goes over that it will step up the pump/fan speed in ~20% increments until it hits your max set speed. It's certainly qualified to be considered "truly automatic fan / pump controller for watercooling." Of course it's features are nowhere near as robust as an Aquaero, but it's also much easier to use right out of the box and at a fraction of the cost. I'm just sayin' wink.gif

I don't consider it truly automatic because it just sticks to a fixed temp. If the ambient increases for example it will just be running the fans faster for no reason.
A fraction of the cost? ... an LT Aquaero is cheaper.
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Well, that is a good point, especially about the price of the LT (too bad there won't be an LT version of the Aquaero 6), I always forget about that one, but it doesn't mean a Lamptron isn't "truly automatic". I've never considered setting a max temp within 5C of ambient, but then again my ambient temps rarely vary more than ~3C year round unless we're having a prolonged power outage and in that case I won't be watercooling anything.
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I so loved the idea of the Aquero 6 .... but after reading the review on martins, I was concerned that the learning curve and time investment were far too much or my tastes 9wasn't cheap either) .... in the end , went with the Reeven Six Eyes and twin Phanteks PCBs 9for the 3 pin control)
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I so loved the idea of the Aquero 6 .... but after reading the review on martins, I was concerned that the learning curve and time investment were far too much or my tastes 9wasn't cheap either) .... in the end , went with the Reeven Six Eyes and twin Phanteks PCBs 9for the 3 pin control)
Where can I buy phanteks pcb?
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Where can I buy phanteks pcb?

Right now, only comes with the Phanteks case..... "spare parts " are supposed to be available in january
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Well, that is a good point, especially about the price of the LT (too bad there won't be an LT version of the Aquaero 6), I always forget about that one, but it doesn't mean a Lamptron isn't "truly automatic". I've never considered setting a max temp within 5C of ambient, but then again my ambient temps rarely vary more than ~3C year round unless we're having a prolonged power outage and in that case I won't be watercooling anything.

Yeah its obviously a good device and its nice to see another brand take water cooling seriously ... I was just explaining what I meant by automatic.
If it had been around when I was looking at digital controllers I for sure would have given it a go. I have tried a fair few fan controllers and systems and the only two I really liked were;
The very simplest ... a simple single slide control for all fans. Leave it low while idleing and slide it up while gaming.
The most complex ... The aquaero and its constant monitoring of ambient and system temps with a fully definable curve control.

I tried quite a few digital controllers and they were all more hassle than they were worth or didn't work well. Having to press multiple buttons to get three channels to speed up sucked. Before the CW611 all that was available was useless air cooling biased pre set curve controllers.
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