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Thermaltake Silent CAT 120mm?

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they said its about 60CFM and 16DBA. sounds too good to be true. i might just get 2.
at tigerdirect its 12.99. for me its free shipping and no tax cuz im in the CA.

does anyone have any experience with this fan?
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they said its about 60CFM and 16DBA. sounds too good to be true. i might just get 2.
at tigerdirect its 12.99. for me its free shipping and no tax cuz im in the CA.

does anyone have any experience with this fan?
Sounds like fake figures to me

16dBA is near inaudible... 60CFM requires at least 24ish dBA regardless the fan... Certainly not worth it in my opinion, simply based my unwillingness to support a company that gives out fake figures
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Heres some amazon reviews-

I reckon its not 16db that sounds waay too good to be true. They are probably alright at the right price - The gamble is yours.
post #4 of 11
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i guess i'll get just one to try out....

since im building everything from scatch basically i need everything below 25dba.. im trying everything too. even the foam sheets..

btw doesnt this look like silverstone's fan?


"Can I Overclock My Brain?... All I Gotta Do Is Increase Its Stock Voltage"

make sure its properly cooled to 98.6F XD
Edited by Coolwaters - 5/11/08 at 3:37pm
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Does it suck in or blow out air from the sides? I would think intake, but the physics of it elude me.
I would guess its around 20dba with about 50cfm. I wouldnt buy it just cus its darn ugly. I would prefer something louder, that pushes WAY more air, and has a bling factor.
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btw doesnt this look like silverstone's fan?


"Can I Overclock My Brain?... All I Gotta Do Is Increase Its Stock Voltage"

make sure its properly cooled to 98.6F XD
The silverstones are anything but quiet...I had an fm121...so noisy it sent me crazy...Still lurking in the back of my pc parts cupboard.

Off Topic: You are the first person ever to comment on my sig...lol
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lol well i dont care about the "bling" factor since my is solid alum.
im pretty sure the sides suck in are like a Penductor/Eductor.
but i bet it'll be better if the sides were at an angle.

lol no point in overclocking your brain since everyone only uses like 15% of it...whats bottlenecking? RAM? =/
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lol well i dont care about the "bling" factor since my is solid alum.
im pretty sure the sides suck in are like a Penductor/Eductor.
but i bet it'll be better if the sides were at an angle.

lol no point in overclocking your brain since everyone only uses like 15% of it...whats bottlenecking? RAM? =/
No, ethics.
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Kopi loves TT Cats.
I love Kopi.
So they're at least decent.
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I have a 92mm cat and I loved it...actually I still have it, I'm gonna go find that thing.

My 92mm SC was really quiet, probably about 23dba..a very quiet fan
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