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Any thoughts on a Noctua NH-D14 w/3 fans?

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I'm wondering if any of you have tried a NH-D14 with 3 fans, and what kind of cooling improvement, if any, you witnessed.
Let's assume it all fits, and clearances are OK. What about performance?
Just curious.
 

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tried it, wasnt worth much other than looking more massive than it originally was. (added a Noctua 140 to it)

If you want more out of the cooler, get fans with more CFM that have the same or better static pressure.
 
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Seconded. Put a second 120mm fan on mine for 3 total and very little change. Sticking with standard setup now.
 
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Thanks for info :)