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Where are the Vardar 140's?

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Got my build list for my custom EK water loop pretty much nailed down and will order it all Early Dec likely (maybe earlier). Looking at the webshop I can't see any of the Vardar 140 F2-F4 fans and I really want the all black F3's. Why are they missing and when will they be back?
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They are missing because of the recall due to faulty batch. The root of the cause was finally found and the production is now at full speed. We are expecting them to be available in 1H of November.
    
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So when one UK supplier says November 30th they're just being over-cautious?

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Thank you, good news. I'm planning on replacing all the fans in my build with Vardar F3 140's including the rad fans for my planned custom loop. The only exception will be the bottom intake that only takes a 120 (which with a spider mount will also work as a mounting point for the elite res/pump combo). The bottom one will be a F4 120 and will blow fresh air directly at the pump heatsink.
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so what was wrong with them?
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As it turned out it was factory damaged bearings. Whole batch. mad.gif
    
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As it turned out it was factory damaged bearings. Whole batch. mad.gif

I got two of those, so disappointed, but things happen.

Adding mine to a 280mm CE rad. Cant wait for them to (re)release in November. thumb.gif
     
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post #8 of 8

Great! That UK supplier has now brought their November availability date forward from the 30th to the 6th.

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