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post #3741 of 19729
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how did you mount that fan in the drive bay? is it 120mm?
i used a few zip ties and just put them thru some of the holes in the drive bay and the screw holes in the fan helps with any noise the fan would make too
    
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post #3742 of 19729
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i used a few zip ties and just put them thru some of the holes in the drive bay and the screw holes in the fan helps with any noise the fan would make too
I've seen people do that but i thought that would make the fan vibrate and create noise.
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post #3743 of 19729
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I've seen people do that but i thought that would make the fan vibrate and create noise.
I use zip ties as well to hold in place a 120mm fan in my CM 590 case. No vibration or noise.
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post #3744 of 19729
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I use zip ties as well to hold in place a 120mm fan in my CM 590 case. No vibration or noise.
you pull it as tight as you can right?
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post #3745 of 19729
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also planning to make the plate on the CM4in3 module black
Nice Silver and Black paintjob. When or if I get CM's 4in3 module I'll also paint the plate black.
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I'm willing to bet a lot of you guys use Yate Loon fans. You should check out my newly created club.

http://www.overclock.net/air-cooling...-fan-club.html
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you pull it as tight as you can right?
yea the plastic dampens the noise just like foam would

on another note does any one elses top make a funny noise some times and touch it and it goes away?
    
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yea the plastic dampens the noise just like foam would

on another note does any one elses top make a funny noise some times and touch it and it goes away?
I cut out my honeycomb grills on the sides, top, and rear, also on the front i cut those plastic strip things and on the top. It reduced a lot of noise, i just hear air movement and it looks better because you see the fans and it doesnt restrict as much air.
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I cut out my honeycomb grills on the sides, top, and rear, also on the front i cut those plastic strip things and on the top. It reduced a lot of noise, i just hear air movement and it looks better because you see the fans and it doesnt restrict as much air.
i have too just every now and then the top black metal that is on the piece that you can remove to cut the grills out gets a vibration in it and makes a little noise you rest any thing on it and it stops. i bent all the tabs that hold it a little tighter and i think it has stopped it was just annoying tho lol
    
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post #3750 of 19729
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i have too just every now and then the top black metal that is on the piece that you can remove to cut the grills out gets a vibration in it and makes a little noise you rest any thing on it and it stops. i bent all the tabs that hold it a little tighter and i think it has stopped it was just annoying tho lol
try putting some tape either all round or key spots, i don't have that problem and my top part is kind of loose. Have you tried tightening your fans as much as possible? I screwed my fans as tight as i could and it helped.
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