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just thought you guys might be interested in what ive done this weekend.

Note: running i7 920 @ 3.4 ghz with arcitic wilver MX-2 thermal compound

i took out my delta helicopter fan and sandwiched my h50 between two scythe SFF21G. ran prime95 for an hour and maxxed out at 61*C.

added feser Xtender shrouds later, like this:

SFF21G -> Xtender -> rad -> Xtender -> SFF21G

and i got 2-3*c better temps under load. Doesnt seem to be a worthy investment for the temps. The fans are MUCH quieter now though.

just thought i would post in case anyone was curious about the Xtenders by feser. I love the SFF21G fans though. my system is quiet... a big change from my delta fan and just about the same temps.



another few notes:
the Xtenders come with M4 and M6 metric screws.
the corsair H50 is threaded for #6-32 machine screws.
the length you need for just the shroud and a 25mm thick fan is 2.5"
for a shroud, 25mm thick fan, and the case and finger guard, you need 2.75" (i used 3", it works)
Edited by Skoobs - 10/23/10 at 9:09pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Skoobs View Post
just thought you guys might be interested in what ive done this weekend.

Note: running i7 920 @ 3.4 ghz with arcitic wilver MX-2 thermal compound

i took out my delta helicopter fan and sandwiched my h50 between two scythe SFF21G. ran prime95 for an hour and maxxed out at 61*C.

added feser Xtender shrouds later, like this:

SFF21G -> Xtender -> rad -> Xtender -> SFF21G

and i got 2-3*c better temps under load. Doesnt seem to be a worthy investment for the temps. The fans are MUCH quieter now though.

just thought i would post in case anyone was curious about the Xtenders by feser. I love the SFF21G fans though. my system is quiet... a big change from my delta fan and just about the same temps.

another few notes:
the Xtenders come with M4 and M6 metric screws.
the corsair H50 is threaded for #6-32 machine screws.
the length you need for just the shroud and a 25mm thick fan is 2.5"
for a shroud, 25mm thick fan, and the case and finger guard, you need 2.75" (i used 3", it works)
It is much more cost effective to just buy the cheapest 25mm or 38mm fans you can find and gut them for shrouds than it is to buy shrouds that they charge so much money for.
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does Asetek count?
because H50 is basically a Asetek LCLC tho.
but i have a dual rad!

i'll take a pic if needed.
    
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technically yes.... but maybe not enflu, better let killhouse decide that one
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next question. on this diagram ive setup how im going to layout my fans. but i have 1 question. if i shove 1 sythe kaze 3000 fan on the top left as an exhaust for the rad on the h50. which way should the fan be? rad-fan or or fan-rad? if u look at the diagram u can tell?

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post #14266 of 28303
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Originally Posted by fredy09 View Post
next question. on this diagram ive setup how im going to layout my fans. but i have 1 question. if i shove 1 sythe kaze 3000 fan on the top left as an exhaust for the rad on the h50. which way should the fan be? rad-fan or or fan-rad? if u look at the diagram u can tell?
I would have all the top ones as exhaust although that would give you a negative pressure case which is bad but it would be a better flow than having the top case fans as intake. If there is any other places to put more fans as intake at the front/bottom/side I would do that to try to give you a positive pressure case.

The radiator should be up against the case itself while the fan should be on the radiator exhausting air out the top in the diagram you have.
Edited by Carfanatic - 10/24/10 at 1:10am
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which way should the fan be? rad-fan or or fan-rad? if u look at the diagram u can tell?
In my case i have the fan/rad/case in exhaust - what I call "push". I'm using a Scythe Kaze 3000.
Edited by alancsalt - 10/24/10 at 6:27am
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It is much more cost effective to just buy the cheapest 25mm or 38mm fans you can find and gut them for shrouds than it is to buy shrouds that they charge so much money for.
Pepole buy these becuse they light up. and they only cost around $20.00 and come with nice long screws and a rubber caskit.

I bought one gor my rig. Looks great.
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Pepole buy these because they light up. and they only cost around $20.00 and come with nice long screws and a rubber casket.

I bought one for my rig. Looks great.
Agreed at least it comes with a casket for these pepole.

pepole = the little or young that are annoying and have nothing to do but annoy you.
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technically yes.... but maybe not enflu, better let killhouse decide that one
PCSarge, long time no post. I see you have a new pic....here come the moderators
    
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