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not even sure why I post anymore..


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post #3822 of 15943
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not even sure why I post anymore..
Sharing your ideas and photos is a great way to inspire other people. That's basically the whole idea of such communities as ocn - contribution. So keep posting, there will always be people who will appreciate your work. Nice custom loop btw. thumb.gif
post #3823 of 15943
I went to Micro Center and returned the dud Bifenix fan. Picked up the Corsair AF-140 for exhaust and tidied things a a bit more. Nice sturdy fan, replaced with the white ring, rubber corners and close to 1000 RPM of stock Fractals.

Ambient 25C. Real Temp temps at idle: 33-25-28-32 +/- one or two degrees as it fluctuates. @7v it's pretty much the same. Was feeling a little disappointed with HR-02 Macho until I ran Prime95 Blended torture test. Temps were 55-54-58-59 with ambient around 27C. When I had the side open I tightened the Macho a bit more. Running @stock until I get GPU back.


Did a comparison of the two fans. Missing from Corsair's spec is bearing type. Anyone know what it uses?

Finished for now until My GPU RMA arrives.

Bitfenix
Bearing Fluid Dynamic Bearing
Speed 800 RPM to 1,000 RPM
Airflow 60 CFM
Maximum Air Pressure 1.93mmH2O
Noise Level 18 dBA
Corsair
Speed 1,150 RPM
Airflow 67.8 CFM
Maximum Air Pressure 0.84mm/H2O
Noise Level 24 dBA



Edited by MoInSTL - 8/19/12 at 9:56pm
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post #3824 of 15943
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Did a comparison of the two fans. Missing from Corsair's spec is bearing type. Anyone know what it uses?

Hydraulic.
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Got my AF 140's today, must say I wasn't blown away by the airflow. Are much quieter than my 120's at 12V though. Hope they perform better in my Arc on Friday.
post #3826 of 15943
A lot of requests for this guide after Fractal shared my photos..

Guide for modifying and installing 2x140mm (280) radiator in Fractal-Design Define R4 mid tower, http://www.mnpctech.com/casemodblog/2012/08/20/guide-to-installing-2x140mm-280-raidator-in-fractal-design-define-r4-mid-tower/

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Edited by Bill Owen - 8/20/12 at 8:27am
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That's awesome Bill, thanks a lot !!
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kiss up
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Hydraulic.

Thanks for the info.

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Got my AF 140's today, must say I wasn't blown away by the airflow. Are much quieter than my 120's at 12V though. Hope they perform better in my Arc on Friday.

I installed it as a rear exhaust and all I am hearing are the two front Fractal fans @12v. It's nice & quiet. Helped with temps too..
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I don't like unplugging my front fans every time I take the front panel off to clean, so I did a version of the front panel mod. I was just going to flush mount them to the frame like I have seen others do, but ran into a problem. The fan frame hits on the curled part of the drive cage, so instead of shifting it over to the right, I did it a bit differently to keep the fans centered. I took a piece of stainless steel, transferred/drilled all my holes, then sliced it down the center so I could mount it to the underside of the flange, thus giving me clearance at the hdd cage. Give the stainless a satin appearance with a palm sander, and this is the result:

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EDIT: oh yeah, I will post more pics of it installed later today hopefully. At work now.
Edited by Ramsey77 - 8/21/12 at 1:44am
 
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