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Poll Results: What is your Overall Opinion on this case

 
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post #11101 of 28613
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Originally Posted by ArmageddonAsh View Post
Okay great, does the fan of the H50 have to be plugged in anywhere?
How does the thing get power? from apic i saw it looked like one of the cables was attached to the CPU fan (obviously) but how does the actual thing get its power?
the best way to hook it up is to atach the pump (the heat-sink too) to the CPU fan header on the motherboard and then set it to always be at 100% in the bios. and then the fan (or 2 as push/pull works really well with the H50) to another unused header or a fan controller (the better option imo but the motherboard headers work just as well).
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post #11102 of 28613
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the best way to hook it up is to atach the pump (the heat-sink too) to the CPU fan header on the motherboard and then set it to always be at 100% in the bios. and then the fan (or 2 as push/pull works really well with the H50) to another unused header or a fan controller (the better option imo but the motherboard headers work just as well).
Okay thanks, how does the thing get power? does it get connected to the PSU at all? or is it all from the CPU fan?

any fan recommendations for Push and pull?

how many fan headers are on the MB? just trying to remember if i am using all of them, i dont think i am i KNOW the CPU is connected i dont think the 2 side fans i added are
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post #11103 of 28613
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Okay thanks, how does the thing get power? does it get connected to the PSU at all? or is it all from the CPU fan?

any fan recommendations for Push and pull?

how many fan headers are on the MB? just trying to remember if i am using all of them, i dont think i am i KNOW the CPU is connected i dont think the 2 side fans i added are
the bump will get as much power as it needs from the CPU header. as for fans you can take the one that it comes with and atatch it to the back with 2 of the screws it comes with and the stock scout case fan to the front (if you still want to see the whole red. if not revers it) and then your g2g. its not optimum that way but its better than just one fan and its essentially free and really... who doesnt like free


but if you want the best fans you can get you should roll over to the Water Cooling section and lurk for a little while. they will blow your mind (at least they did mine ) but have TONS of info on radiator fans
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post #11104 of 28613
Okay thanks CPU header? that the part where the fans get connected to the MB?
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post #11105 of 28613
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Okay thanks CPU header? that the part where the fans get connected to the MB?
yes. their should be a 3 or 4 pin (probably the 4) fan connector with a label of "CPU" and the spaced out around the board their will be some labled "FAN 1" and "FAN 2" going to w/e number of fan connectors you have. (those will probably be 3 pin but im not sure)

if you let us know what mobo you have i could find a picture and circle them for you at lunch
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post #11106 of 28613
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yes. their should be a 3 or 4 pin (probably the 4) fan connector with a label of "CPU" and the spaced out around the board their will be some labled "FAN 1" and "FAN 2" going to w/e number of fan connectors you have. (those will probably be 3 pin but im not sure)

if you let us know what mobo you have i could find a picture and circle them for you at lunch
okay cool yeah i just wanted to make sure, thats what i have my current cooler on at the moment, i think the other 2 fans pin things arent used as i am 90%sure they are 3pin ones
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post #11107 of 28613
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okay cool yeah i just wanted to make sure, thats what i have my current cooler on at the moment, i think the other 2 fans pin things arent used as i am 90%sure they are 3pin ones
most motherboards (i have found) have at least 4 aditional fan plugs after the CPU one. but yea. if you need more help you know where to find us
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post #11108 of 28613
Okay cheers, i will have another look when i do my weekly clean out
will the fans (if i use Push and pull) BOTH need to be connected to the MB?
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post #11109 of 28613
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Originally Posted by speedhunter View Post
thx for the tips, will try it tonite

guys, i'm upgrading my cpu cooler, here is the cooler i can get with price:

V8 ($64) < megahalems ($75) < Venomous X ($81) < CoolIT ECO A.L.C. ($87) < H50 ($102)

so, which do u suggest? i'm not heavy overclockers.

or there is better price/performance cooler u might add?
Well bang for buck there are cheaper coolers that will perform as good or better than some of the ones you listed.

Cogage TRUE Spirit Regular: $36.99

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835170001

Scythe Mugen 2: price:$39.99On Sale: $33.99

http://www.directron.com/scmg2100.html?gsear=1

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post #11110 of 28613
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Okay cheers, i will have another look when i do my weekly clean out
will the fans (if i use Push and pull) BOTH need to be connected to the MB?
they will both need power some how. now that i think about it you could plug the fans and pump into your PSU as well. but the mother board solution is better for cable management. at least thats what i think...
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