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Hi folks, I'm hoping someone can help me!

I've FINALLY got around to putting my WC together after 3 weeks of postponing. At the moment I'm just experimenting with the way I'm going to put things in my case... but I've come across a small problem.

As it turns out, I'm going to have to mount my Rad externally, so I thought I'd mount the fans on it so it's all ready to be hooked up... but it turns out Thermochill or ChilledPC (place I bought it) failed to include any fan mounting screws.

I've tried to see if various screws I have laying around would fit, but none seem to be adequate... so I'm wondering, can anyone tell me what kind of screws or mounting equipment I'll need to get my fans on, or link me to a place that has something that could possibly work?

Any help or ideas is appreciated.
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post #2 of 11
If you are using 120x25mm fans.... 8-32 1.25" bolts/screws should work. However, the best thing to do is just contact Thermochill and ask.


info@thermochill.com
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post #3 of 11
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Thanks a lot, I'll pop down to the hardware shop tomorrow and see if I can get hold of some and see if they fit.

I've got another question which has just occured to me:

How would you recommend wiring up the three 120mm fans to my power supply? I think I'll have to buy some more fans, since the ones I have at home currently are 'case fans', so they only have the 3 pin chassis fan connection. Would it be beneficial to get fans that use a molex connection and is there a preferential way in which to wire the fans up?

Thanks again,
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Thanks a lot, I'll pop down to the hardware shop tomorrow and see if I can get hold of some and see if they fit.

I've got another question which has just occured to me:

How would you recommend wiring up the three 120mm fans to my power supply? I think I'll have to buy some more fans, since the ones I have at home currently are 'case fans', so they only have the 3 pin chassis fan connection. Would it be beneficial to get fans that use a molex connection and is there a preferential way in which to wire the fans up?

Thanks again,
Nope. Doesn't matter... +12v = +12v

Just get an adapter or splice the wires together. Wiring info in my sig.
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Thanks very much, most helpful
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post #6 of 11
I just received my PA120.2 today and I wonder about something: Is there suppose to be any sort of fitting with the rad or only the 8 black screws, 1 gold screw and the foam pad?

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post #7 of 11
Go to the hardware store and get size 8 sheet metal screws
    
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post #8 of 11
You can purchase an optional shroud...otherwise no.
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post #9 of 11
Umm no I talk about fittings for the rad, not the screws lol. I guess no.
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post #10 of 11
You'll want this

go here http://www.mcmaster.com/ and type in this 91775A655
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