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i need 2x120mm fans...

I'm debating between:

CM Blade Master PWM (i currently own 1 blade master)
or
2xScythe AP-15

planning to use it on a h50/h70 or similar LC cooling solution...
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AP-15 for sure
    
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Gentle Typhoons will beat blademasters anytime... Blade master's a noisy, especially when you have a lot of them
    
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+1 for the GT. Lovely fans, push a lot of air and quietly with it.
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I love my ap 15's. I can have 4 of them going full rpm on my controller and only really hear the air moving. But the minute I turn up my 140mm Noise Blocker pk3's she gets a bit noisey. I also use my ap15's on my H70 psuh/pull right now my temps are 74C cores 1 & 2 full load two hours into prime.


Edited by jamesschmidt82 - 2/22/11 at 11:48pm
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Gentle Typhoons will beat blademasters anytime... Blade master's a noisy, especially when you have a lot of them
At least hes not trying to get 2X Papst 3500 RPM 120X38's. Those are loud too. Very loud.
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Gentle Typhoons will beat blademasters anytime... Blade master's a noisy, especially when you have a lot of them
Not for cooling, they won't. The BMs have much more static pressure and CFM to boot. The GTs will be miles more silent, however.

It depends on your needs, gentlemen.
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What do you want two fans for?
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Not for cooling, they won't. The BMs have much more static pressure and CFM to boot. The GTs will be miles more silent, however.

It depends on your needs, gentlemen.
Yes. But the reason why the Gentle Typhoons are so popular amongst the Water coolers is cause of its silence. Most of them went underwater cause they wanted silence, hence, they chose the GTs. But yes, the BMs are pretty powerful too. I bought one to make a push/pull config on my Hyper 212+, and I must say, they are loud. But I do have an open case...

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What do you want two fans for?
He needs them cause he wants to upgrade to a H50/H70 or possibly a water cooling system.
    
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thanks...ap-15 are hard to find at neweggs and amazon since their always sold out...will have to look at the other online places...
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