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What is the fan speed idle and load?
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What is the fan speed idle and load?
I currently have it set to spin at ~570rpm up until it hits 40c, and then it gradually speeds up and hits the max speed of 1300rpm at 70c.
    
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That looks about right, a 25 - 30C decrease over the stock intel cooler at stock load speeds. When you overclock, the difference will be greater.
Yeah, I want to overclock but I don't feel like taking the time to do it right now, but when I do I will post my results.
    
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I currently have it set to spin at ~570rpm up until it hits 40c, and then it gradually speeds up and hits the max speed of 1300rpm at 70c.
What is the rpm when it's running 54-57c? Like when stress testing?
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What is the rpm when it's running 54-57c? Like when stress testing?
I'm not sure, it did not record fan speeds when I did the stress test, but I will run another one later and report back with load fan speeds.
    
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Not a big deal. Was just curious.
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Hopefully the silicon lottery was in my favor when I bought my i5-4670k. I am currently doing some research so I can determine what I should expect and where I should start with my overclocking.
    
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Picture frames or reversed picture frames are good for that. Something in a nice oak, walnut or cherry. thumb.gif
Thats not bad, half a tube of normal size. smile.gif
That picture frame idea is awesome, but I can't seem to find one that is the right size. I need something around 18x18.
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That picture frame idea is awesome,
Yeah, since my case is oak top and front, with aluminum side panels, it wasnt that much of a stroke of brilliance when I saw a reversed oak picture frame, and considering the design of some of the newer cases, heh. It was more of a like DUH, heh. biggrin.gif

Why so big ? The one I use is 11" X 14", more than enough. Just make sure it has enough depth for the bump out needed. Also I got my oak frame with glass at Goodwill for $1 from a very wide selection, you should be able to find deals like that in your thrift/second hand shops. The glass is nice and easy to clean. If it breaks Ill put in plexi. Four small screws hold the frame very tightly to the side panel.

At first it looked odd to me, like everyone was going to say "you just stuck a picture frame on your case", what an idiot. But after three months, I have to say, it looks darn good to me now and professional looking. smile.gif

Oh, and because of the narrowness of my 1990's full tower double case frames, I had to add another 3/8" thick layer of oak to the frame to accommodate my CM Hyper 212+. To accommodate the True Spirit 140 Power, Ill have to add 7/16" to 1/2" more. Not too big of a biggie as I have the tools and the wood and the stain to do the job.
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Yeah, since my case is oak top and front, with aluminum side panels, it wasnt that much of a stroke of brilliance when I saw a reversed oak picture frame, and considering the design of some of the newer cases, heh. It was more of a like DUH, heh. biggrin.gif

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At first it looked odd to me, like everyone was going to say "you just stuck a picture frame on your case", what an idiot. But after three months, I have to say, it looks darn good to me now and professional looking. smile.gif

Oh, and because of the narrowness of my 1990's full tower double case frames, I had to add another 3/8" thick layer of oak to the frame to accommodate my CM Hyper 212+. To accommodate the True Spirit 140 Power, Ill have to add 7/16" to 1/2" more. Not too big of a biggie as I have the tools and the wood and the stain to do the job.
I just found a frame on amazon that is 16x16 and I think it will work. When I said 18x18 I was being stupid and measuring my case. I measured the side panel and I can not go any larger than 16x16 unless I want to get something custom made. I want the window to be as big as possible because I plan on doing some internal case mods like a PSU shroud, and I am going to get rid of my hdd bays so I have room for water cooling stuff, so I want to be able to see all of that. What kind of screws did you use to fasten the frame to the panel? Did you just drill a hole in the panel and use a wood screw to go into the frame?
    
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