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Hey guys, quick Q!
Would replacing the case fans included in the Arc Midi with Silent Series 140mms be noticeably quieter?
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post #1493 of 15929
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Hey guys, quick Q!
Would replacing the case fans included in the Arc Midi with Silent Series 140mms be noticeably quieter?

Are you referring to the Fractal Silent Series?
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Nice! Welcome to the club! wink.gif

Hello, thanks.

Eddie.
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Hey guys, quick Q!
Would replacing the case fans included in the Arc Midi with Silent Series 140mms be noticeably quieter?

They are meant to be a lot better. I read somewhere on here on OCN that they are much higher quality because the ones that come with the case are OEM and not really Fractal fans. The ones that come with the case are 1000rpm and the silent series ones are 800rpm (taken from Fractal Design website.) The silent series are only 9Db at full speed. I would say you would definintly notice the differance:)
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Originally Posted by csm725 View Post

Hey guys, quick Q!
Would replacing the case fans included in the Arc Midi with Silent Series 140mms be noticeably quieter?
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Originally Posted by Lukegrimbley View Post

They are meant to be a lot better. I read somewhere on here on OCN that they are much higher quality because the ones that come with the case are OEM and not really Fractal fans. The ones that come with the case are 1000rpm and the silent series ones are 800rpm (taken from Fractal Design website.) The silent series are only 9Db at full speed. I would say you would definintly notice the differance:)

I got three 140mm with my new Arc Midi, they are brilliant. Very, very, quiet well worth a buy, and they are fairly reasonable in the price department come with all necessary screws and some rubber fasteners too.

http://www.scan.co.uk/products/140mm-fractal-design-800-rpm-silent-series-cooling-fan-inc-rubber-fan-mounts

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(they have to be good, just look at that Hollywood-esque shine!)

Eddie.
Edited by PriceEddie - 2/15/12 at 4:53am
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Ok, will also buy 3 of those. Only ~$13 USD here.
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took few shots of my new creation biggrin.gif check it out i'm very pleased with result, came out just how i wanted it

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Edited by ekg84 - 2/15/12 at 9:24am
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OH MAN applaud.gif

You gonna have to tell us exactly how you did that awesome mod.
Edited by adi518 - 2/15/12 at 9:16am
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took few shots of my new creation biggrin.gif check it out i'm very pleased with result, came out just how i wanted it

That, my friend, came out damn sexy. thumb.gif
    
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