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post #1 of 7
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Alright, I need pair of new fans for my Noctua NH-U9F.
Why?

Well, while Silent is nice (I can only hear the PSU, and the air coming through the back grills of my Stacker 810), I simply cannot feel any air flowing through the HSF. Along with idle temps in the 28/33 and load of 48/55 @ 2.1 ghz and stock Vcore...

Just replacing the fans though, as I personally like the size and design of the HS itself. Don't exactly feel the need for something massive.

Thanks in advance, and yes....I will post a detailed review and comparisons. (Guess I'll need to find a thermometer to measure ambient while I'm at it)
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The Panaflo M1/H1 in the 92mm size, or the Scythe Kama Flex units. I'd personally lean towards the Kama Flex, but both should be good (maybe get one of each?)
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Hmmm

For sheer silliness, I am tempted to get a pair of these and hook it up to a fan controller...like This. Only problem would be not being able to tell the RPM.
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Originally Posted by Oscuro View Post
Hmmm

For sheer silliness, I am tempted to get a pair of these and hook it up to a fan controller...like This. Only problem would be not being able to tell the RPM.
Just out of curiosity: What's the value of knowing how many RPMs the fans are turning?
    
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post #5 of 7
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Value? None really, just would make complete use of that fan controller.
Why that fan controller? Don't like LED's much, and Sunbeam Rheobus/Extreme Rheobus both come with stupidly bright LEDs. But I do like a clean, and purely functional look, which that controller seems to have in spades.
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Oh wow. That's a pretty boss fan controller! I didn't realize at first that it displayed fan RPMs.

How odd. The 120mm Delta Tri-Blades have the RPM sensing wire fully functional.
    
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post #7 of 7
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Found some other places that have the fans....Sidewinder, and Performance-PCS (which also has the controller...saving on shipping ftw!)
Still hunting....
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