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As the title suggests i'm looking to replace my Lamptron Touch. It seems to be dying. At least the display is. Needs to be able to run about 12 SP120 fans. It would be a bonus if it can run 2 D5 variable pumps as well but not necessary. .

Any and all suggestions welcomed!
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I'm not an expert on fan controllers because I keep it simple and just use the mobo, but it sounds like what you need, especially with the D5's is the Aquaero?

http://shop.aquacomputer.de/index.php?cPath=62_63_64

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I'm not an expert on fan controllers because I keep it simple and just use the mobo, but it sounds like what you need, especially with the D5's is the Aquaero?

http://shop.aquacomputer.de/index.php?cPath=62_63_64

Hopefully others with more knowledge on them will chime in.

Thanks. I wonder if anyone has experience with ant of those and the pump controls.
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Originally Posted by OverSightX View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by Radnad View Post

I'm not an expert on fan controllers because I keep it simple and just use the mobo, but it sounds like what you need, especially with the D5's is the Aquaero?

http://shop.aquacomputer.de/index.php?cPath=62_63_64

Hopefully others with more knowledge on them will chime in.

Thanks. I wonder if anyone has experience with ant of those and the pump controls.

Yes tons of people do. You should post this question in the water cooling forum or even directly in the OCN water cooling club thread.
 
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post #5 of 7
Are you totally against using Lamptron again? I've been using the LC5v3 (6 channels) since it released, so maybe 3 years now? Running 9 fans and a pump. 6 of those fans are SP120s and 4 of the SP120s are on a single channel, so I'd assume you could run 12 plus a pump or two.
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Thanks. I wonder if anyone has experience with ant of those and the pump controls.
There are basically only 2 models; Aquaero 5 and newer Aquaero 6, with the biggest difference being Aquaero 6 has more PWM channels. All 5s' have same abilities. aquaero 5 LT can be setup to do everything 5 Pro can except have a fancy front cover and remote control. The reality is they do so many things it is way easier to setup an adjust setting / monitor using keyboard, mouse and monitor. So if price is an issue and you only need 1 PWM channel, the 5 LT with maybe a few extras like heatsink (other 5's have the heatsink). is way lower price than fancier Pro with 5.25 bay panel. It so much easier to work and monitor on monitor I never use the 5.25 bay panel on my pro. on screen. Honestly, I have barely touched it's ability to do and monitor things. I swear it can do almost anything. They are really the only good fan / pump control system out there .. at least the only one I know if.
http://shop.aquacomputer.de/index.php?cPath=62_63_64

Aquaero thread is probably the best place to start. Some good people there who know way more than I do.
http://www.overclock.net/t/1474470/ocn-aquaero-owners-club/0_20
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Originally Posted by Radnad View Post

Yes tons of people do. You should post this question in the water cooling forum or even directly in the OCN water cooling club thread.

I was thinking about it but didn't want to many of the same threads. I think i'll take your advice.

Thanks

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tempest2000 View Post

Are you totally against using Lamptron again? I've been using the LC5v3 (6 channels) since it released, so maybe 3 years now? Running 9 fans and a pump. 6 of those fans are SP120s and 4 of the SP120s are on a single channel, so I'd assume you could run 12 plus a pump or two.

Nope. My last 3 have all been Lamptrons and until now really haven't had an issue. I'll take a look at the one you mention (FC5v3)

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Originally Posted by doyll View Post

There are basically only 2 models; Aquaero 5 and newer Aquaero 6, with the biggest difference being Aquaero 6 has more PWM channels. All 5s' have same abilities. aquaero 5 LT can be setup to do everything 5 Pro can except have a fancy front cover and remote control. The reality is they do so many things it is way easier to setup an adjust setting / monitor using keyboard, mouse and monitor. So if price is an issue and you only need 1 PWM channel, the 5 LT with maybe a few extras like heatsink (other 5's have the heatsink). is way lower price than fancier Pro with 5.25 bay panel. It so much easier to work and monitor on monitor I never use the 5.25 bay panel on my pro. on screen. Honestly, I have barely touched it's ability to do and monitor things. I swear it can do almost anything. They are really the only good fan / pump control system out there .. at least the only one I know if.
http://shop.aquacomputer.de/index.php?cPath=62_63_64

Aquaero thread is probably the best place to start. Some good people there who know way more than I do.
http://www.overclock.net/t/1474470/ocn-aquaero-owners-club/0_20

That's good info and i will take a look at the club page once done here.
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