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So I have a DIY Boeing 747, how can I fix that?

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Good news: my CPU temps went down about 10°C.
Bad news: it sounds like a jet. I can hear it on a different floor, when I set my GPU fan to 100% I can hardly hear any difference, I can feel the air being moved throughout my room, get the picture?

I got a new case and I also got new case fans. I've got four Yate Loon D12SH-12's and one stock NZXT fan (all 120mm). Everything went smoothly when I transfered all my parts, but the noise is "unplayable."

So, what's the cheapest way to lower the fan speed? Is there anything I can use that controls everything through molex connectors? I daisy chained all my fans and I don't want to add any more cables.
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Fan controller.
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Some sort of fan controller? I don't know if they make ones with molex though.
 
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you think your computer is loud you should hear my computer.... i have 8 of these http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835185060 and 3 of these http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=27146. i can hear it as soon as i enter my building and i live on the second floor.
    
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Cheapest would be soldering some resistors from Radio-Shack into your fans leads, less permanent but more expensive would be a simple fan controller.
 
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