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by antonio
Thu Jan 28, 2010 1:43 am
Forum: Newcomers Briefing Room
Topic: Help needed - Cooltek Silencer Kit - Total newbie
Replies: 5
Views: 3169

AuraAllan wrote:I remember buying a Cooltek silencer kit a few years ago. If I remember correctly the rubber is quite hard and won't reduce vibration very much.
It is not really hard, on the contrary quite rubbery and flexible
by antonio
Thu Jan 28, 2010 1:42 am
Forum: Newcomers Briefing Room
Topic: Help needed - Cooltek Silencer Kit - Total newbie
Replies: 5
Views: 3169

Thorsted wrote:Hi, have copied description from that website and added a note [...] Hope it helped a bit
Thanks, I placed the small rubber rings between the HDD and the metal. It does not look really neat but I hope it works
by antonio
Sat Jan 23, 2010 3:25 am
Forum: Newcomers Briefing Room
Topic: Help needed - Cooltek Silencer Kit - Total newbie
Replies: 5
Views: 3169

Help needed - Cooltek Silencer Kit - Total newbie

A friend asked me to install this kit on his computer but I have no Idea what are this pieces for. I have been searching for instructions or a how to but no results so far. http://www.cooltek.de/Gehaeuse-Zubehoer/artikel/Cooltek+Silencer+Kit.html Could anybody brief me here, please? http://www.coolt...
by antonio
Thu Jan 21, 2010 1:04 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Fanless PSU in a Custom built furniture
Replies: 8
Views: 2179

Get a BeQuiet PurePower unit (they are available even at a low 300w), it's not an overpriced piece of hardware like the Silverstone Nightjar, and still quiet enough to be considered inaudible. Does it stay quiet after, say, two years of duty? At that price it's worth considering. It will go on my l...
by antonio
Thu Jan 21, 2010 12:58 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Fanless PSU in a Custom built furniture
Replies: 8
Views: 2179

Re: Fanless PSU in a Custom built furniture

What do you mean? any idea why? I suppose bad quality (I was young, inexpert and quite poor) and probably dust and dirt. I live in a dirty city with no rain at all. I use a vacuum in the case from time to time to keep dust at bay. As for you movie choices, you already blamed your lady on this, didn...
by antonio
Thu Jan 21, 2010 12:47 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Fanless PSU in a Custom built furniture
Replies: 8
Views: 2179

Re: Fanless PSU in a Custom built furniture

Is that a bare motherboard on the top left?
Indeed. I was bored to draw the heatsink, fan and pci cards.
by antonio
Thu Jan 21, 2010 11:45 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Fanless PSU in a Custom built furniture
Replies: 8
Views: 2179

Fanless PSU in a Custom built furniture

Dear all, I am Building a piece of furniture to hold all the media devices I ended up owning, and I need it quiet for the slow European introspective films my lady likes to enjoy. http://www.divshare.com/img/thumb/10238647-599.jpg I already have suspended the drives replaced the CPU fan with a bigge...
by antonio
Thu Jan 21, 2010 11:40 am
Forum: Forum Rules
Topic: Posting Rules: MUST READ before posting!!
Replies: 26
Views: 108661

read, Thanks
by antonio
Thu Jan 21, 2010 10:54 am
Forum: Newcomers Briefing Room
Topic: Quieting a PC, and SPCR... in a nutshell
Replies: 71
Views: 182777

Thanks for the write up
by antonio
Thu Jan 21, 2010 10:32 am
Forum: Newcomers Briefing Room
Topic: FAQ for Newbies -- Identifying the noise sources.
Replies: 30
Views: 105865

Many thanks for this introduction, I thought I was more lost than I actually am :D