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I think you misunderstood me. I meant these: Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
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how do those actually work? I haven't managed to figure it out as of yet tongue.gif
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post #3232 of 4826
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how do those actually work? I haven't managed to figure it out as of yet tongue.gif

I pulled this from coolerguys.com. It's the best explanation I've found.thumb.gif

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I love these things! Been using them on every case mounted fan I have for a couple years now. biggrin.gif
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I pulled this from coolerguys.com. It's the best explanation I've found.thumb.gifWarning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
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I love these things! Been using them on every case mounted fan I have for a couple years now. biggrin.gif

I don't think you can use these with 200mm Spectre Pros, can you? They aren't long enough I think.

(haven't tried it btw)
post #3234 of 4826
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I pulled this from coolerguys.com. It's the best explanation I've found.thumb.gifWarning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
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I love these things! Been using them on every case mounted fan I have for a couple years now. biggrin.gif

thanks for the clear explanation, +rep
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Are those rubber fan mounts prone to breaking when you remove the fan? I've never used them and am curious as to their durability.
 
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post #3236 of 4826
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I don't think you can use these with 200mm Spectre Pros, can you? They aren't long enough I think.
(haven't tried it btw)

ALL Spectre Pro fans come with special long ones. You can see the included accessories here. There are several different types made by other companies that fit every kind of fan.
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Originally Posted by SportFissureman View Post

Are those rubber fan mounts prone to breaking when you remove the fan? I've never used them and am curious as to their durability.

The cheaper ones can over time. I've always used higher quality ones like Nexus and never had any issues.
Edited by solsamurai - 5/7/12 at 3:03pm
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What's the best 200mm fan for maximum noise reduction without sacrificing too much airflow?
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What's the best 200mm fan for maximum noise reduction without sacrificing too much airflow?

Bitfenix Spectre Pro or CM Megaflow. Removing the front mesh is highly recommended as well. thumb.gif
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post #3239 of 4826
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I don't think you can use these with 200mm Spectre Pros, can you? They aren't long enough I think.
(haven't tried it btw)

I have them installed on my 200mm with no issues at all. wink.gif I can post pics if you guys want lol
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What's the best 200mm fan for maximum noise reduction without sacrificing too much airflow?

The BitFenix Spectre Pro 200mm fan is the one fan thats the most popular on here besides the CM MegaFlow. I recommend the Spectre Pro fan since I'm biased towards it having it for myself lol thumb.gifbiggrin.gif
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