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ok so i have the sabertooth x58 with the core i7-950..

i have the eco cpu cooling with just one fan and its a 4pin connector and so is my motherboard ok i was wanting to go pushpull method but the other 120mm fans i have are only 3pin.. is it safe to plug one of them in the CPU connector on the MB is 4 pin...

?s is it ok /safe... will it cause any problems
 
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ok so i have the sabertooth x58 with the core i7-950..

i have the eco cpu cooling with just one fan and its a 4pin connector and so is my motherboard ok i was wanting to go pushpull method but the other 120mm fans i have are only 3pin.. is it safe to plug one of them in the CPU connector on the MB is 4 pin...

?s is it ok /safe... will it cause any problems
Yes, it means it will just spin at max and not be controllable dynamically via the bios is all. - unless you change the voltage being sent to it
    
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