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Discussion in 'Cases, Modding & Electronics' started by DaMulta, Jul 7, 2008.

  1. Vario

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    hah it works better with just one fan on the rear panel, but switching my rear spacer from 25 to 38mm made a big difference, made the phtc12dx more of a push pull
    I think it flows better with the single based on my very unscientific hand in the airstream test metric.

    So now I am running just the single 38 +25 spacer on the front of the phanteks and the single 38+38 spacer on the rear exhaust of case.
     
  2. THE_EGG

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    I think you may need to change that 'some' to 'most' haha.

    Amazing stuff, I don't know how you can put up with the noise though!
     
  3. Vario

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    fan controller ;)
    edit: yeah the extra 13mm on the rear fan (bringing it closer to the phanteks) helped with a couple degrees!

    Prime 95 max temp 72 now for 4.5 ghz 1.24v

    Optimally I'd cut a hole in the back of the case and just run push pull straight out the back
     
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    Decided to replace my SP120L's on my H100i with these bad boys. :)
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    Looks pretty amazing in my opinion :)
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    Plus added some lights at the bottom for extra bling.
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    ON AIR COOLING?!?!!!! wow not bad at all. Very nice. Is that with the fans on max or at a bearable noise level?
     
  6. Vario

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    Bearable noise lol
    its a good chip, my cooling system isn't adequate for its full potential.
     
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    I bought some plasti-dip or rather the h0b0 equivalent because of being $10 cheaper. Anyway, I plasti-dipped the plastic parts of the front and top grills on my Air 540;

    I found it difficult to get a smooth finish because the paint kept running down the sides because of the diagonal edges on each column. But I'm pretty happy with the result!

    Removed mesh from plastic;
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    Taped up the case badge as I didn't want to bend it trying to pry it off and here is the first coat;
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    5 coats later and here is the finished product;
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  8. Vario

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    Looks very nice. Did you just do the grill? If so the color match looks pretty decent.
     
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    Thanks yeh just the plastic part of the grill - front and top. I was actually surprised at how closely matched the colour was. The texture/finish is almost a match too. I was trying to get the look of the Air 240 on my Air 540.
     
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    [​IMG] [​IMG]my rig setup atm
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    yaaayyy another Logitech X530 user (those are X530 Right?)
     
  12. Vario

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    "old school" speakers lol I had those back in the day .. in 2004 IIRC lol
    cheap and they sounded just great for tang ban drivers in small plastic housings... The damn speaker with the knob was such a PITA because the cable was so short.
     
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    New apartment. New corner. :)

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    yup still going strong, someday i will upgrade them
     
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    I like this,.....it's clean looking.
     
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    no matter what others say about them, for the price you pay they sound good as they do, plastic maybe but not cheap plastic, ok the sub is wooden tho :D (for using on a Realtek ALC no need to pay for more (or a SB Audigy FX as i have :roll: )
     
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    Always wondered about the actual noise rating on those things since they debut in their PR. are they any good?
     
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    Those AeroCool fans have good specs.

    I used Enermax TB Silence fans on my latest build. (two 120mm)

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    Really like the color choices you have done. That 540 mixed white and black with that slick silver fan controller and the blue LEDs on both is just fantastic!
     
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    That 540 really does look good.
     
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    They are bloody amazing! i cant hear them at all, they are even quieter than my case fans.
     
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    TBH i have two enermax TB fans on my build front and rear and they're a bit loud for my liking but i had to have the white led's on them to light up my case. im actually thinking of just replacing them with a couple more NB multiframes putting in a cathode and calling it done
     
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    I like mine. I have 120mm and 140mm Enermax fans in a few of my builds.

    This case has smoked glass side panels and it's pretty quiet with the two 120mm TB Silence fans in it. The GTX-680 isn't too loud in there either. No LEDs in it yet. Maybe later on.

    I have to admit that I like the way the TB Silence fans look with this case. It's a match.

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    Looks great! :rockout:
     
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