Overclock.net › Forums › Cooling › Air Cooling › NorthQ Silent Tornado [Alu]
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

NorthQ Silent Tornado [Alu]

post #1 of 4
Thread Starter 
(I couldn't find any similar threads, or any fan-based discussions to add this to, or to revive...)

OEM and cheap retail fans are just too unreliable, and all of my cooling problems are from airflow, and being a silence freak, and so far the two haven't really gone along hand-in-hand...

And yes, even to me this seems a bit of a wymsical thread to be creating, but I feel it is still worth asking.

Could any users with experience with the range spread their knowledge?

EDIT: NorthQ Silent Tornado
Edited by dark_eternal_knight - 6/23/08 at 9:26am
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom X4 9850BE K9A2 Platinum [v1] HIS HD4670 512MB IceQ Turbo 4GB 1066MHz OCZ 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
Spinpoint F1 500GB Vista Premium [Gutted and Sifted] Samsung Syncmaster Rose HD 22" 700W 
CaseMouse
Antec Three Hundred Logitech G5 2kDPI @ 1000hz 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom X4 9850BE K9A2 Platinum [v1] HIS HD4670 512MB IceQ Turbo 4GB 1066MHz OCZ 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
Spinpoint F1 500GB Vista Premium [Gutted and Sifted] Samsung Syncmaster Rose HD 22" 700W 
CaseMouse
Antec Three Hundred Logitech G5 2kDPI @ 1000hz 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 4
Link to product in question?
Once again...
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 920 [4.28GHz, HT] Asus P6T + Broadcom NetXtreme II VisionTek HD5850 [900/1200] + Galaxy GT240 2x4GB G.Skill Ripjaw X [1632 MHz] 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
Intel X25-M 160GB + 3xRAID0 500GB 7200.12 Window 7 Pro 64 Acer H243H + Samsung 226BW XARMOR-U9BL  
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Antec Truepower New 750W Li Lian PC-V2100 [10x120mm fans] Logitech G9 X-Trac Pro 
  hide details  
Reply
Once again...
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 920 [4.28GHz, HT] Asus P6T + Broadcom NetXtreme II VisionTek HD5850 [900/1200] + Galaxy GT240 2x4GB G.Skill Ripjaw X [1632 MHz] 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
Intel X25-M 160GB + 3xRAID0 500GB 7200.12 Window 7 Pro 64 Acer H243H + Samsung 226BW XARMOR-U9BL  
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Antec Truepower New 750W Li Lian PC-V2100 [10x120mm fans] Logitech G9 X-Trac Pro 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 4
That's pretty bad airflow, even though it is virtually silent. I'd recommend you get something that can blow more air, even if it is loud. You can always tone it down using a fan controller.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 GIGABYTE GA-P35-DS3L eVGA 9800GT Stock Speeds GSkill 4GB (2x2GB) PC6400 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Samsung F3 500GB Samsung 22X DVD Drive Windows 7 64-bit 22" Acer x223w 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
IBM Model M Model 1391401 Antec EarthWatts 500W Troglodytic Tech Terminal Razer Deathadder 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries Qck+ 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 GIGABYTE GA-P35-DS3L eVGA 9800GT Stock Speeds GSkill 4GB (2x2GB) PC6400 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Samsung F3 500GB Samsung 22X DVD Drive Windows 7 64-bit 22" Acer x223w 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
IBM Model M Model 1391401 Antec EarthWatts 500W Troglodytic Tech Terminal Razer Deathadder 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries Qck+ 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 4
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by xHassassin View Post
That's pretty bad airflow, even though it is virtually silent. I'd recommend you get something that can blow more air, even if it is loud. You can always tone it down using a fan controller.
funny you should say that... last night i was messing around with a powerdrill and an old budget 775 cooler fan... (the last 80mm i could find in the house)

The 775 cooler fan resulted in this epic cyclone of an intake fan (whines through its 8 fan restraints in a High C# pitch)


This is what happens with 3 minutes and an unrestrained powerdrill


Also shows my stroke of genius way of marking the area i could put them in
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom X4 9850BE K9A2 Platinum [v1] HIS HD4670 512MB IceQ Turbo 4GB 1066MHz OCZ 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
Spinpoint F1 500GB Vista Premium [Gutted and Sifted] Samsung Syncmaster Rose HD 22" 700W 
CaseMouse
Antec Three Hundred Logitech G5 2kDPI @ 1000hz 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom X4 9850BE K9A2 Platinum [v1] HIS HD4670 512MB IceQ Turbo 4GB 1066MHz OCZ 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
Spinpoint F1 500GB Vista Premium [Gutted and Sifted] Samsung Syncmaster Rose HD 22" 700W 
CaseMouse
Antec Three Hundred Logitech G5 2kDPI @ 1000hz 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Air Cooling
Overclock.net › Forums › Cooling › Air Cooling › NorthQ Silent Tornado [Alu]