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I must be doing it wrong then... pretty sure my girlfriend trolled me into water cooling after debating it all summer long.
No that means you are doing it beautifully, we are the ones who got it wrong. Any tips?
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I took a picture with my crappy phone. Not the best in the world but you can at least compare it with yours to see if they are close to the same. My Scythe Gentle Typhoons are not the same as yours as mine are the 5400rpm ones but the packaging should still be similar.



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I purchased four D1225C12B5AP-15 Gently Typhoon Fans. I bought them from a seller on ebay, because they were sold out all over the internet. They arrived today!

There is a TON of Chinese-looking characters on the back of the packaging.

My question:

Do counterfeit fans circulate? Could these be counterfeit?

Any responses would be greatly appreciated!!!
This is kind of racist. But what do you expect from a guy who can't even tell the difference between Chinese and Japanese.
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All the Scythe fans I have bought had similar packaging...
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OP, I think you're fine.

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No that means you are doing it beautifully, we are the ones who got it wrong. Any tips?
Find a woman with a mind for science and the internet and then build the relationship by slinging abusive memes back and forth. Seal things up by learning to bake cheesecake.

-d0gr0ck the relationship counselor
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I must be doing it wrong then... pretty sure my girlfriend trolled me into water cooling after debating it all summer long.
That's awesome
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I took a picture with my crappy phone. Not the best in the world but you can at least compare it with yours to see if they are close to the same. My Scythe Gentle Typhoons are not the same as yours as mine are the 5400rpm ones but the packaging should still be similar.

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/445558/overc.../Photo0423.jpg

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/445558/overc.../Photo0424.jpg
You are fine. That's just the way that Scythe does all their packaging.
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hell wait till you get a wife, it gets worse
Word.
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post #29 of 39
Hint: Japanese Kanji and traditional Chinese script look pretty much identical to the un-educated eyes, and in some cases, the characters are entirely identical. Same linguistic root.

And my GTs came in the same packaging too.
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post #30 of 39
Thread Starter 
Thanks for the feedback guys. The packaging looks a lot like the pics you posted. I found a lot of pictures of the front of the packaging online, just not the back. I took two pics for you to verify.

Thank you for the assistance.

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