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Hi I'm looking to buy a fan controller soon-ish and was looking for input.

I want to spend $40-$60 before shipping, but no more. It must fit a single 5.25 bay and black is preferable. The more fans the better (at least five). Touch screen or knobs is fine, but I prefer simple looks and nothing too flashy or bright. Most importantly I want good power in the controller, something that could power larger fans if I wanted it too.

Thanks for any and all suggestions guys!
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Lamptron FC-2?
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Fc8 or fc5 by lamptron.
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Originally Posted by Chunky_Chimp View Post
Lamptron FC-2?
Lamptron makes a good product. I've also heard that the Sunbeam Rheobus line are pretty solid. I'm using a Lamptron FC4 myself. It isn't some superpowered freak of nature like some of the others, but it pushes my Scythe Slipstreams with ease. I'm in the process of gathering parts/tools to replace the default blue LEDs in it with red ones (everything ordered and paid for, just waiting on it all to arrive).
 
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http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=24285
3 Settings: Off,7V,12v.
Its a nice looking switch
60watts per channel.
And its hell as cheap!
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http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=24285
3 Settings: Off,7V,12v.
Its a nice looking switch
60watts per channel.
And its hell as cheap!
60 watts per channel?! That's crazy, you could run two delta's off that thing on each port.

If you're looking for something to run off of PWM check out this Sunbeam controller.
    
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Sentry 2.

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Originally Posted by Kratthew D. Kraids View Post
If you're looking for something to run off of PWM check out this Sunbeam controller.
I was about to mention that... But I wasn't sure if they we're out yet...
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Kratthew D. Kraids View Post
60 watts per channel?! That's crazy, you could run two delta's off that thing on each port.

If you're looking for something to run off of PWM check out this Sunbeam controller.
I have this version that can do 100watts per channel but the only downside is that it is only on/off. But i likey !
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I was about to mention that... But I wasn't sure if they we're out yet...
lol they must have just came out because I wasn't sure either
    
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