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are there any blue led fans similar to gentle typhoons out there? I currently have yate loons and would like to up the ante a little bit. They seem a little chincy for this build.
 
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Not that I have seen, but it would be very simple to wire in LEDs on the gentile typhoon. 3mm LEDs can be installed easily in to the fan frame using a 3mm drill bit and some flat rubber sheeting. You basically cut the rubber sheeting to match the circumference of the 3mm led, then wrap the rubber around the led housing and insert it in to the hole you made in the fan frame. Looks super professional.
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What criteria signifies "similar to gentle typhoons to you?"

In terms of looks the CM R4's have a similar blade design to the GT's.
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post #4 of 7
If you check out Martin's fan testing you'll find that there really isn't any alternative to the GentleTyphoon in terms of CFM/dBA ratio.

http://www.overclock.net/water-cooli...ng-thread.html
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post #5 of 7
The Aerocool Sharks look pretty decent. 82 CFM but only 1.273mm static pressure. 26.5dba and comes with a noise reduction cable that cuts the specs to 32CFM and 12dba.

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I'm really just looking for something better than yate loons for rads and with blue leds since my build would look rather lame without them
 
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I'm really just looking for something better than yate loons for rads and with blue leds since my build would look rather lame without them
Your best bet is going to be GT15s and mod them with 3mm LEDs yourself. They'll come out looking amazing (and it's really simple to do).
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