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post #1511 of 3068
Out of the 6 Gentle Typhoons I own at least 3 of them have the permanent marker on them.

As someone else said it's most likely a balancing mark for their QC dept. Which goes to show that they actually care about their products.
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Just got my first GT in the mail today, an AP-15. Finally, I realize why everyone is so crazy for these fans. They are truly awesome. I can't wait to buy more!
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post #1513 of 3068
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Originally Posted by EM2J View Post
Just got my first GT in the mail today, an AP-15. Finally, I realize why everyone is so crazy for these fans. They are truly awesome. I can't wait to buy more!
Good to hear! I'm considering replacing my case fans but can't justify all the hassle/cost for just a few degrees. How is your fan performing?
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post #1514 of 3068
Well I replaced the exhaust fan on my RV02 with it. Cooled things down 2 or 3 degrees if that. You're right though, it's not really worth the cost but I plan on using it as a radiator fan in the future and just stick the stock one back up there.
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post #1515 of 3068
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Well I replaced the exhaust fan on my RV02 with it. Cooled things down 2 or 3 degrees if that. You're right though, it's not really worth the cost but I plan on using it as a radiator fan in the future and just stick the stock one back up there.
2-3 degrees? Hmmm, that is tempting... I have an RV03 and I replaced the stock fan with a sickleflow but I may get a single Gentle Typhoon to play around with. If I see a 2-3 improvement then I may consider getting a few more for my intake. Looks like I have some shopping to do.

Hmmm, debating between the AP-15 and AP-29...
Edited by nezzarix - 8/10/11 at 12:48pm
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post #1516 of 3068
If anyone is after them, aria.co.uk is selling AP-30s for £11.99.
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post #1517 of 3068
Anybody know where I can get more ap-15s? I bought mine off ebay from the UK and it cost me like 33$ with shipping....Very steep but I wanted to see what all the buzz was about.

I'll pay 20 or 25 but anymore and I think I'll just wait for newegg or something to have them back in stock.

Thanks.
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post #1518 of 3068
Where are you located? I'd suggest www.pccasegear.com but they are Australian and don't ship internationally. I've bought 3x AP-15's there.
post #1519 of 3068
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Originally Posted by blackbalt89 View Post
Out of the 6 Gentle Typhoons I own at least 3 of them have the permanent marker on them.

As someone else said it's most likely a balancing mark for their QC dept. Which goes to show that they actually care about their products.
I bought another one for my Thermalright Shaman the other day and it had the marks on it too.
post #1520 of 3068
Hey folks i just got 2 ap-15s this morning for my H60 but i just cant get them to run at there max speed.
99% of the time they are running at 1740rpm even when plugged into a mobo header is this because they are in push / pull on my rad?
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