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Originally Posted by batman3009 View Post

If i make it push pull, where i can buy the other 2 fans & which type is better?

The seller pretty much depends on where you live, all I know is folks from the US have a lot more choice compared to those people (like me) who're in the UK or mainland Europe.

As for the type, it depends on whether you want LED fans or not, if you want them silent or don't mind some noise, etc. Personally, if I could get my hands on some 120mm Cougar Vortex fans, I'd snap them up fast!

I have a pair of the 140mm variants, and I love them!
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post #2022 of 2487
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The seller pretty much depends on where you live, all I know is folks from the US have a lot more choice compared to those people (like me) who're in the UK or mainland Europe.
As for the type, it depends on whether you want LED fans or not, if you want them silent or don't mind some noise, etc. Personally, if I could get my hands on some 120mm Cougar Vortex fans, I'd snap them up fast!
I have a pair of the 140mm variants, and I love them!


I dont mind some noise for better performance,can u tell me a type with high performance and the size of the fans?
    
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post #2023 of 2487
If you want the best performance without the jet engine decibels I suggest the Bgears Blaster. It has amazing Static pressure and the noise is bearable if controlled properly by a fan controller. As I don't know what country you live in I will just link you the product from a reputable US dealer.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835132022
post #2024 of 2487
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If you want the best performance without the jet engine decibels I suggest the Bgears Blaster. It has amazing Static pressure and the noise is bearable if controlled properly by a fan controller. As I don't know what country you live in I will just link you the product from a reputable US dealer.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835132022

Those are pretty good specs for such a cheap fan! Can't say I've heard of Bgears before though...
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post #2025 of 2487
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Those are pretty good specs for such a cheap fan! Can't say I've heard of Bgears before though...

Yeah they aren't very popular because of their noise level, but if you don't care about noise I would say that's the sweet spot. thumb.gif
post #2026 of 2487
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Yeah they aren't very popular because of their noise level, but if you don't care about noise I would say that's the sweet spot. thumb.gif

Ahh I see. I'm taking a longer-than-expected break from my own modding hijinks frown.gif New flat has carpet all through it, and there's no garden... looks like I'll have to use a full newspaper to cover the floors before doing anything tongue.gif

Edit: I'm also not completely happy with the CM V8's ability - but want to stay with Air Cooling for now. With money no object, anyone recommend the best 1155 socket cooler? biggrin.gif
Edited by evil_scotsman - 10/1/12 at 1:38pm
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I hate it when i stick my nose near the exhaust and smell burnt electronics. And it still working.headscratch.gif

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post #2028 of 2487
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Ahh I see. I'm taking a longer-than-expected break from my own modding hijinks frown.gif New flat has carpet all through it, and there's no garden... looks like I'll have to use a full newspaper to cover the floors before doing anything tongue.gif
Edit: I'm also not completely happy with the CM V8's ability - but want to stay with Air Cooling for now. With money no object, anyone recommend the best 1155 socket cooler? biggrin.gif

If money is no object then go water cooling. but if you absolutely must stay air cooling, you should look into the Thermaltake Frio. I used to run that thing back on my Amd rig and it kept my chip nice and cool. With this being said I still say you should go watercooling or at least grab an H100 or the Thermaltake water 2.0 Extreme.
post #2029 of 2487
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If money is no object then go water cooling. but if you absolutely must stay air cooling, you should look into the Thermaltake Frio. I used to run that thing back on my Amd rig and it kept my chip nice and cool. With this being said I still say you should go watercooling or at least grab an H100 or the Thermaltake water 2.0 Extreme.

Hrm, the problem with watercooling is that, knowing me and my obsessiveness, I'd want to watercool absolutely everything tongue.gif And I know that'd just end up being very expensive! On top of that, I'd like to wait until I get around to a full system upgrade, and then do tons of research on it redface.gif

The "money no object" part really meant "let's say, under £100", I'm not completely sure, but I think I'm right in saying there's no air cooler on the merket for over that.

I've seen good reviews on the Frio, but I thought it was getting to the stage where it was getting quite old, and not quite keeping up with newer coolers?
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I hate it when i stick my nose near the exhaust and smell burnt electronics. And it still working.headscratch.gif

That never bodes well frown.gif
Edited by evil_scotsman - 10/2/12 at 8:28am
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post #2030 of 2487
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I hate it when i stick my nose near the exhaust and smell burnt electronics. And it still working.headscratch.gif

That never bodes well frown.gif

It's still working, I just played Sleeping dogs for 2 hours, maybe its just me though. :P

 

Did you guys see XNine's siggy? He got no love for Tempest users lol.

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