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im not in any fan club, dont have 12cm AP181 so far

so if now I would choose between some intake,outake fans I woudl choose as intake AP181 or noctua and outake noctua as well.
these fans can run as new for 4-5y.

or I would go with enermax TB silence
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post #12 of 42
Get some GT's, they are kinda the do-it-all fans.
And yes, I am in the club, because they simply ARE that good.
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post #13 of 42
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im not in any fan club, dont have 12cm AP181 so far

so if now I would choose between some intake,outake fans I woudl choose as intake AP181 or noctua and outake noctua as well.
these fans can run as new for 4-5y.

or I would go with enermax TB silence
Why the noctuas? They are so overpriced.
    
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Ok, then GT it is. Is there a big difference between 1150 RPM and 1450 RPM?
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Ok, then GT it is. Is there a big difference between 1150 RPM and 1450 RPM?
Well, with performance, yes, but not with dB, the 1450's are as quiet as the lower models, only the 1850 model is a bit louder.

EDIT: since your going at Gt's anyway, check out the Official scythe gentle typhoon club, all the info you need is there. (see link in my signature)
Edited by JorundJ - 1/25/11 at 12:22pm
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Ok, very informative. But how long are the cables? I'm a bit worried
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While you are still online, you should take some time to fill out your system specs for future assistance. It makes it much easier for people to help you if you have it filled out.
    
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post #18 of 42
I really recommend these Cooler Master Sickleflow 120mm because they are relatively cheap, move a lot of air, and quiet all at the same time.

Link:
http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0350039
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i would not make all the fans "intakes" as the case manuf. has suggested. however, it would be sweet to see someone blow their side panel off from excessive pressure. lol
i recently just picked up a few noctua's and love em
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While you are still online, you should take some time to fill out your system specs for future assistance. It makes it much easier for people to help you if you have it filled out.
Yeah, sorry about that! Should be fine now

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I really recommend these Cooler Master Sickleflow 120mm because they are relatively cheap, move a lot of air, and quiet all at the same time.

Link:
http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0350039
Thanks! I'll take a look right now.

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i would not make all the fans "intakes" as the case manuf. has suggested. however, it would be sweet to see someone blow their side panel off from excessive pressure. lol
i recently just picked up a few noctua's and love em
Yeah, but that's the thing with the Lanboy, it's a very open case with holes all over. Impossible to blow off anything

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