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But you can get the higher cfm Loons if you shop further afield
Zomg double post?

Lol but I have the Silverstone FM121 which is an overpriced Yate Loon high cfm.

Get them. Tons of airflow.
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Zomg double post?

Lol but I have the Silverstone FM121 which is an overpriced Yate Loon high cfm.

Get them. Tons of airflow.
any linkys?
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post #13 of 30
i read 12 mm and gasped as the smallest fans i can order are 25 mm
    
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$10 each? I would recommend the Thermaltake Thunderblades: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811999139
    
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post #15 of 30
You say you dont care about noise... until you hear a high cfm Delta fan. Those are like jet engines. They have 100-220cfm fans. Pretty damn loud though. I had the 152cfm. Sidewinder computers have some for around $20, but you can get them cheaper else where. Look around. I go one on some erecycle website for like 8 bucks.
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post #16 of 30
I have the high yate loons. They do push a lot of air but are quite loud as well. I got 5 of them for less than $20 from jabtech.
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post #17 of 30
The Antec Tri Cools are really nice but they're over your budget.
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those Rosewills look pink. the problem with high CFM fans is that they're loud and don't really drop your temps by very much. it's more important to have smooth airflow (wire management and a well designed case) than to have massive airflow.

i like Antec fans because of the way they're wired. they have 3-pin motherboard connectors with optional Molex connectors. lots of other fans are the other way around and the wires end up cluttering the case too much for people who like clean wiring jobs.

are you willing to make your computer loud just so you can drop your CPU temp by 2 degrees?
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post #19 of 30
Well you get what you pay for. I like the Silverstone FM121s (if you don't care about noise)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...cription=fm121
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post #20 of 30
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those Rosewills look pink. the problem with high CFM fans is that they're loud and don't really drop your temps by very much. it's more important to have smooth airflow (wire management and a well designed case) than to have massive airflow.

i like Antec fans because of the way they're wired. they have 3-pin motherboard connectors with optional Molex connectors. lots of other fans are the other way around and the wires end up cluttering the case too much for people who like clean wiring jobs.

are you willing to make your computer loud just so you can drop your CPU temp by 2 degrees?
yes

My CPU temp is kind of hot.

My cable managemnent has been vastly improved (compared to my gallery).

I'll check temps today.

Also I have an 80mm Tri-Cool Fan and well...I'm not too impressed with it. Are the 120mm ones better?
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