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post #1 of 12
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I just installed 4 Yate Loon 120mm (70.5
CFM, 33 dBA)
case fans replacing the stock 120mm's that come with my cm690. Did a little ghetto modding to stick one on the top of the front panel. I am extremely happy with the results. Before adding the 4 fans my computer underload would sit at 63-58-63-58. After installing the Loons I now sit at 56-50-56-50! Impresive? I think so. Especially for only $20!!!!

Note: still have 2 120mm case fans that came with my cm690 and will prob thorw one on the bottom.









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post #2 of 12
nice i dont see your pictures thou
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fixed XD
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post #4 of 12
im sorry but that is kinda ugly lol. nice cooling mod though
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mind you that i only took the mesh off the front for pics
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Interested in selling those stock fans?
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i have a ante 900 hd cage if you want it
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Added the final pic to salvage my pride
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post #9 of 12
I actually made a laser cut acrylic bracket to that exact same thing. It screws onto my case, and the fan screws on to the bracket, works wonderfully. Couldnt justify spending $20 on the Scythe Kama Bay.
post #10 of 12
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As sad as it is i installed Speedfan to see if i could control some fans. Looking through the settings I noticed that my fans were being controlled by SmartGuardian despite the fact that I never installed it. So i switched it to software controlled bumped it to 100% and boom, lower temps. I feel like an idiot for not doing this when i first got this mobo. I have a lot more faith in my ACF7Pro now.
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