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LOL, sometimes I stay up in the middle of the night messing with my PCs and a 120mm fan hits me while I'm trying to feel the heatpipes' temperature. It sure isn't a Delta, but I know what you mean with the thwack sound, it scares me every time. When I get my FM121s, I'm putting fan grills on them so I don't end up with an 8-bladed $15 fan and a bloody hand. The grills come with the fans though, so it's not like I'm doing any extra work.
yeah bro, on top of another delta fan, i think im going to invest in some grills as well!
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yeah bro, on top of another delta fan, i think im going to invest in some grills as well!
Do it again, DO IT AGAIN!
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Lol, I just bought one of these fans for my new rig I'll be building soon, but I know to be extra careful because I already cut myself with a 60 CFM fan a few weeks back. I can't imagine how bad it would have been with the Delta.

I'm going to have to put a warning label on my pc if I'm working on it so my girlfriend doesn't accidentally lose a finger. Heck, I'll just tell her not to touch it altogether...
    
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LAWL, this is priceless.
    
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oh man.. ouch! I had the fan in my XBOX go right up my fingernail once while feeling the cpu heatsink...OMG the pain!!!
    
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post #16 of 29
I know what you mean.

My old processor had one of those delta fans. I stuck my finger in it and got a blood blister for 2 weeks and BROKE a blade
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post #17 of 29
pics pics pics pics pics!
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I feel your pain.

Literally.

Not as bad as yours, but still a similar circumstance.

The following wound made possible by a silverstone FM121, while mounted in a quite unprotected fashion on a modified zalman 9500.

I sold the modified zalman cooler some time ago (40 bucks!), but I've still got the scar!

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and the damage done:

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I can only imagine how bad a fan wound would be from a 220 cfm delta!

    
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Dude that Modified Zalman is soooo cool - Got a Guide on how to do it?
    
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post #20 of 29
Yeah, that looks like a beast of a cooler


And Mad Handlez!!!! Overclock that 165 more!!! 3Ghz!!!!
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