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post #201 of 780
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Ultra Kaze for pushing, and for pulling I would put nothing. I don't think you would notice a difference since the Ultra Kaze is higher rpm. If you do, put the highest cfm fan you have (I forget if it's the Thermaltake or the Noctua) but yeah I would have the UT alone to save a bit of noise.
Well the Noctua is like 15dBA or thereabouts. It's pretty much silent with all the other noise from the fans.
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post #202 of 780
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Well the Noctua is like 15dBA or thereabouts. It's pretty much silent with all the other noise from the fans.
Well as soon as you put a fan on the back of a heatsink (not on the front) it adds easily 6 more dba from the fan alone, and then there's possible turbulence from it not sucking enough air from the UK (not United Kingdom). I figure it would have as much chances at sucking air as keeping it in, which is why I figure it's not worth the trouble.
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Dont bother with a push/pull if you buy a higher CFM fan. Scythe makes some great ones, but I got myself a yate loon cause its flashy . It looks nice here


Edited by Kopi - 9/10/08 at 8:03pm
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Kopi, that black and green fan, is it one of those ones that work under water? I forget the name, i posted a thread about them way back...

What kind is it?
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Dont bother with a push/pull if you buy a higher CFM fan. Scythe makes some great ones, but I got myself a yate loon cause its flashy . It looks nice here
Well it can't hurt any can it YL's from Performance-PCs were $7 shipped and pre-sleeved with only a 3pin connector, I couldn't pass it up
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Nah no harm done
I think I'll order some . 2x120mm YL D12SM 70cfm 33dba sounds like they'll do the trick...no need to have them sleeved for me, its an extra $3 per fan...Ordered

And yes the fan works under water. Also, you can remoev the entire green part...the fan blades and stuff...it just pops off so you can clean it really easily. Neat feature as well
Edited by Kopi - 9/11/08 at 8:59am
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And yes the fan works under water. Also, you can remoev the entire green part...the fan blades and stuff...it just pops off so you can clean it really easily. Neat feature as well
What's it called? Make / Model ?
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Gelid Wing 12

thanks for that info Kopi
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man i just bought this cooler yesterday at microcenter and i had to bring this thread back to life. This cooler is so amazing! dead silent and my load temperatures are now what my cpu used to idle at with my arctic freezer 64. this allowed me to get an extra 200mhz oc on my cpu to 3550mhz! i will post a pic if i can get a good enough one with my crappy cell phone camera



EDIT:
man i love this cooler..and why does it look like my 8800 is power by a molex connector lol?
Edited by derek2esilent - 10/12/08 at 4:16pm
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How does this beast compare to a TRUE? Maybe i could fit 2 88cfm fans.....
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