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Im looking for relatively cheap fans (120mmx2) they need to be quiet and cheap (under $30 NZ) they will be used for Air flow at first, then they will be used in a 240mm rad.
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I use these on one of my watercooled loops. super cheap and quiet. they have worked much longer than my corsair fans that were 5x the cost each.
    
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Noctua NF P12 or the Thermalright TY 140, which have holes for 120mm too as long as you have cleareance.

The Thermalrights are cheaper.
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Im guessing 3 pin?

yea
    
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Would that be good as well for watercooling? or what about the AeroCool Shark 120mm?
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Would that be good as well for watercooling? or what about the AeroCool Shark 120mm?

I would say yes for watercooling, and I have a couple of the shark models in my used fan box as I couldn't stand the noise they made, it was a very high pitch whine. also the ones I linked have led color choices if your into that.

myself I use only Noctua now but I stopped suggested them as everyone complaines about the color.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835608026


Edited by jlhawn - 1/11/15 at 8:40pm
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post #9 of 14
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I would say yes for watercooling, and I have a couple of the shark models in my used fan box as I couldn't stand the noise they made, it was a very high pitch whine. also the ones I linked have led color choices if your into that.

they are very loud.
    
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post #10 of 14
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Originally Posted by jlhawn View Post

I would say yes for watercooling, and I have a couple of the shark models in my used fan box as I couldn't stand the noise they made, it was a very high pitch whine. also the ones I linked have led color choices if your into that.

myself I use only Noctua now but I stopped suggested them as everyone complaines about the color.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835608026


Nice system thumb.gif im also looking at the Cougar CF-V12HPB, they seem to have quite good reviews. Any opinions?
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