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I don't even trust my own ears: I think SilenX fans are quiet...I must be going deef.
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I have to believe the SilenX fans vary. Maybe there's been revisions. It would be good to test in numbers.

Maybe you can send Vapor a sampler pack?
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I offered; He PMed that he was picking up two this afternoon and would PM the findings. He asked me to keep them to myself until he chooses to publish them. When they show up on XS they will show up here

I also offered to send him some of the 64cfm SilenX I bought enmasse from the UK. These are claimed 64cfm and are made of ABS and are smewhat different but still have a narrow nose cone. I would love to know what these fans really produce as they may be ideal for mid-low cfm applications.
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My.. we are an obsessive-compulsive lot... I like it. This type of thinking is what pushes the envelope...

*continues waiting patiently...but eagerly*

I have a dual-loop build that is coming up. This thread will heavily influence the choice of fans that will be used.

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I also have a mod to add "light" to my new living room...has to work with the A/C and heat...
I been doing some serious calculations on my "nekked" theory...
The fluctuations are too many...I'll let you know what's up wit my hypothesis however CyberD/Syrillian.
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My.. we are an obsessive-compulsive lot... I like it. This type of thinking is what pushes the envelope...

*continues waiting patiently...but eagerly*

I have a dual-loop build that is coming up. This thread will heavily influence the choice of fans that will be used.

You really need to check out Vapor's thread and wade through it--he likes the EMB Pabst and Sharkoon 2000 best so far.
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I almost went with SilenX's. I decided to go out on a limb and try the Scythe S-FLEX's (sig model). I'm really happy with them.

CD, if that guy's still taking fan suggestions, he should test these. I quite frankly think they are amazing as far as superb balance of performance and silence, but hey... he's got the testing equipment.
    
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He already has

they are amazing--I convinced a client to put those in his CM Stacker 830 and he is very pleased.
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He already has

they are amazing--I convinced a client to put those in his CM Stacker 830 and he is very pleased.
Hrm, apparently I looked over it then. I'll go back and see what he said.

Yeah, I haven't gotten to test their cooling and exhaust results in-depth yet, but I'm in love with them so far from my audibility test run of 3 on my rad and 1 exhaust. With a fan controller in the mix, let me tell you... joygasm.
    
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Hrm, apparently I looked over it then. I'll go back and see what he said.

Yeah, I haven't gotten to test their cooling and exhaust results in-depth yet, but I'm in love with them so far from my test audibility run of 3 on my rad and 1 exhaust. With a fan controller in the mix, let me tell you... joygasm.
I had to read the thread three times to find where he mentiond SilenX and then still got a link posted to me that I missed.

I think I will be dong a service to Vapor if I can catalog all his findings in an eaxy to sort format.
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