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I think I am modding my Zalman 9500, but which 120mm fan?

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I've read several articles. they all claimed that by replacing the stock 92mm fan with a 120mm fan will drop the temp by 7-11c on my Zalman 9500.. so I guess I am going for it since the fan is not going to cost as much as a True or a TT (unless you are telling me I could get a 15c drop with a True or TT )

but here comes my question...which 120mm fan to use ? one of the articles is suggesting a Silverstone fan http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811999344 while the others didnt mention the fan model/name. Is there a better one than the silverstone ?

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Ultra Kaze?

http://www.scythe-usa.com/product/ac...38_detail.html

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ultra kazes kick ass
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Off topic, but that's a crazy mod.

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How in the world do you do this mod though?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Marin View Post
Off topic, but that's a crazy mod.

i was just about to say that theres no way a 120mm fan will fit... i guess i was wrong!
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post #7 of 16
do you do that in addition to the 92mm fan?
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I might do it to mine. I'm gonna need all the cooling I can get with these 114* temps...

No, you replace the 92mm fan.

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What about the 9700nt i have that, how the heck do you swap out the fans though
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post #10 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by P£P§! View Post
What about the 9700nt i have that, how the heck do you swap out the fans though
The 9700 already has a 110mm fan.
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