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Right so im too cheap to get a fan controller so i googled around and saw that you can daisy chain fans.
So i made this diagram. At the moment, the Front intake and Side fan runs at 1400Rpm and is so loud. Exhuast i can control as well as CPU as i have 2 fan headers allowing me to control the speed.

So if i do the following, can i run all fans at 1000Rpm?

I have X58A UD3R motherboard. Im not sure about the max amps on headers, anyone know?
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post #2 of 8
Can you provide a link to the website that your looking at? That diagram doesn't provide enough information.
     
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i made the diagram in paint, what more information do you need?
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post #4 of 8
Oh, you made the diagram. I have seen a lot of electrical diagrams and was just like what the hell is that? LOL

I think I understand what you trying to do now.

You can control two fans separately, and you want to control two more fans with the same controllers.

If this is correct, then yes you can do this. You will need to cut the wires, and wire them together.

Looking at your diagram again...it looks right to me.


Sorry, I had to read and look at your pictures several times to fully understand what your doing exactly.
     
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post #5 of 8
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Would it be better to have the intake, exhaust and side on 1 Header as they are all the same Amps? That would mean 0.9A on one header and 0.65A (CPU alone) on the other.

Or would it not make any difference?
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post #6 of 8
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wahoo it worked all fans at 1000Rpm =D
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Just use speedfan and you shouldn't have to bother with wiring? Or is that a bad thing to do and I am just a noob?
    
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post #8 of 8
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theres only 2 fan headers that can control the speed. Speedfan cant seem to contrl any. Easytune6 is able to control the 2 fans.
But i wired all the Case fans to 1 header. And have CPU fan on 1 header.
So now all case fans run at silent 1000Rpm, while CPU fan changes with temperature, win for everyone
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