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the Rad that I got is Monsta lite 420/360 the fans that I plan on using are the Scythe Gentle Typhoon mm x mm Fan - 1850 RPM (D1225C12B5AP-15) in a push pull config, now should I go?
Option 1 - get mm fans but witch?
Option 2 - mount the 120mm's on the rad, but will be a gap between the fans.
Option 3 - build a custom shroud and mount the 120mm's on in.
witch option will give the best air flow?
the case is a 800D that I have to mod the top to screw the rad anyway.
thank you all.



Edited by kosmok1000 - 1/30/11 at 10:05am
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if its 420, sure why not go for a 140mm fan
    
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what kide medium speed?
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post #4 of 10
There are a lot more choices in the 120mm range because it is a lot more standard...
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post #5 of 10
What rad if you dont mind me asking, would be curious as to the number of fins per inch it has... and base a selection off that.
 
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the TFC Monsta lite 420/360, it can take bouth sizes but will a gap between the 120mm.
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post #7 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by kosmok1000 View Post
the TFC Monsta lite 420/360, it can take bouth sizes but will a gap between the 120mm.
Right on, push/pull, shrouds yes or no?
 
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post #8 of 10
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push inside of the case and pull outside, but I dont know if there is space for fans and shroud!
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post #9 of 10
Martin looks like he answered this in another thread asking the same question, Ill mill it over some, hard to say though, the 120mm fans tend to be better in many ways, but I am also not the biggest fan of gaps...
 
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go for 120mm
    
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