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I'm looking for a fan controller to power:

1 x Scythe S-flex F
4 x Scythe S-flex E
1 x Cooler Master fan

Does this generic one on ebay seem adequate enough to power it?


http://cgi.ebay.com/6-Channel-Fan-Sp...item19be6510a6

Or should I just get this Scythe Kaze Q and buy some splitters?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-065-_-Product
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I'm on a tight budget lol. Thanks
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post #2 of 17
The Sunbeam Rheobus 4 channel -> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-808-_-Product
+ fan splitters

If you need more channels, I would get the Lamptron FC-2.
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With a name like PoopLord it's bound to be crappy..
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With a name like PoopLord it's bound to be crappy..
lol zoinks

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The Sunbeam Rheobus 4 channel -> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-808-_-Product
+ fan splitters

If you need more channels, I would get the Lamptron FC-2.
Is there a way to turn off the LED's on that controller? Everybody says it's bright.
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post #5 of 17
Hey, whats about NZXT Sentry 2? its touch fan controller. I have it, and Zero problem with that.
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post #6 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by Raiden911 View Post
The Sunbeam Rheobus 4 channel -> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-808-_-Product
+ fan splitters

If you need more channels, I would get the Lamptron FC-2.
This is what i also suggested, Raiden911 hit it right on the dot.

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Hey, whats about NZXT Sentry 2? its touch fan controller. I have it, and Zero problem with that.
had one myself but preferred knob type fan controllers, the touch sensor is very inaccurate at varying the voltage to the fans.
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had one myself but preferred knob type fan controllers, the touch sensor is very inaccurate at varying the voltage to the fans.
Really? There is problem - I am deaf, and how i can hear or something when I adjust fan speed? Touch screen I can see with my own visual eyes than the knob fan controllers.
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post #8 of 17
+1 to the Sunbeam Rheobus + fan splitters if you're on a budget. I have 4 120x38mm Delta's and 4 120x25mm wired up to mine. 25w/ch ftw! As for the led's you could always change them out or cover them up.

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Really? There is problem - I am deaf, and how i can hear or something when I adjust fan speed? Touch screen I can see with my own visual eyes than the knob fan controllers.
Not trying to be mean, and I mean no disrespect...but if you're deaf why not just crank them all the way up anyway if noise isn't a factor?
     
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Not trying to be mean, and I mean no disrespect...but if you're deaf why not just crank them all the way up anyway if noise isn't a factor?
not because of noise issues for me.. I want to adjust fan control of all fans as equal speeds and quiet than various speeds. My son is hearing.. he sometime complaint that fans are so loud and annoy while he sleep.
Edited by GAMERIG - 12/25/10 at 1:23am
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Quote:
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not because of noise issues for me.. I want to adjust fan control of all fans as equal speeds and quiet than various speeds. My son is hearing.. he sometime complaint that fans are so loud and annoy while he sleep.
Oh ok gotcha, that makes sense
     
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