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Well i need a fan controller, machine is loud and about to get louder. Anyone know one for $40 or less then is not going to... break? Also to look good and control 4 fans minimum.

Sidenote : Can you splice together wires to run 2 fans off a single molotex? 90% but i would like to be 95%.
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post #2 of 10
I've recently got a t-balancer BigNG. Very cool gear, little buggy but you can power a fair few fans off this baby.

And yes you can wire up more than one fan to a molex.

EDIT: Linky
post #3 of 10
This should work well, it can easily control 4 fans and much more later down the road if needed.

http://www.svc.com/rhk-ex-bk.html since the standard rheobus is OOS.
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post #4 of 10
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Add the detail i only want to buy from Newegg. And fans must be black.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811998055

I like how this one looks, expensive though. Any expirience with it?
Edited by Licht - 12/23/08 at 6:37pm
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post #5 of 10
Check my review of the Kaze Master in my sig. I couldn't be happier with mine.
    
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post #6 of 10
i have a sunbeam rheobus and i love it
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Kaze master

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post #9 of 10
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Stillhouse View Post
Check my review of the Kaze Master in my sig. I couldn't be happier with mine.
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Originally Posted by mnishimura00 View Post
Kaze master

Precisely what i was looking at before i left town for the weekend. Good to have a 2nd opinion saying just what i wanted to hear. Rep+s added.
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post #10 of 10
You can't go wrong with either the Kaze Master (bling + functionality) or Rheobus (low cost + functionality).

And, yes you can splice 2 fans together. You can even get "Y" adapters for them: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16812201006.

When I installed my Kaze Master, I used these 3-Pin Y adapter for running 2 fans off of a single channel: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16812189063
     
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