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by ckellmeyer
Tue Dec 30, 2014 12:30 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: SPCR's Holiday ATX Gaming Build Guide
Replies: 76
Views: 35491

Re: SPCR's Holiday ATX Gaming Build Guide

Thanks! i plan to remove my r4 front grill tonight and see. great work...
by ckellmeyer
Tue Dec 30, 2014 11:46 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: SPCR's Holiday ATX Gaming Build Guide
Replies: 76
Views: 35491

Re: SPCR's Holiday ATX Gaming Build Guide

(I don't think i saw a post regarding this)

Did you ever replace the front stock fan with the Antec? if so, did you just use one in front or two?
by ckellmeyer
Tue Dec 30, 2014 10:20 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Troubleshooting noisy fan?
Replies: 4
Views: 1411

Re: Troubleshooting noisy fan?

Thanks for both replies. Will check into it tonight...
by ckellmeyer
Tue Dec 30, 2014 7:32 am
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: Troubleshooting noisy fan?
Replies: 4
Views: 1411

Troubleshooting noisy fan?

Looking for advice before opening up my rig to track down fan noise. Thought i would bounce this off the experts. This forum group gave me excellent advice in building the rig, thanks! Problem seems to be at low/idle fan speeds (which is most the time), one of the fans is making a annoying repetitiv...
by ckellmeyer
Mon Aug 05, 2013 11:25 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Should i get PWM Heatsink/Fan for 4670k/ASUS?
Replies: 8
Views: 4272

Re: Should i get PWM Heatsink/Fan for 4670k/ASUS?

Here is the link to it at pcpartpicker. Be sure to read build notes as some parts weren't available in their selection lists (i.e. they don't list many things from Thermalright). http://pcpartpicker.com/b/En4 Again, the pc in the pic was built for a friend. i have exact same parts for my own build t...
by ckellmeyer
Fri Aug 02, 2013 1:01 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Should i get PWM Heatsink/Fan for 4670k/ASUS?
Replies: 8
Views: 4272

Re: Should i get PWM Heatsink/Fan for 4670k/ASUS?

Thanks for all the good feedback , especially Abula! I took his advice and the systems is sweet. great airflow, super quiet! Used a Corsair TX650 which is nice an quiet as well... VERY QUIET SYSTEM = VERY HAPPY ME! Attaching a quick pic prior to final cable mgmt and another 8 gb ram as its was only ...
by ckellmeyer
Sat Jul 13, 2013 7:33 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Should i get PWM Heatsink/Fan for 4670k/ASUS?
Replies: 8
Views: 4272

Re: Should i get PWM Heatsink/Fan for 4670k/ASUS?

Thanks and GREAT info. I have read that Haswell chips are a crap-shoot, so i wont get hung up on the exact number (guess i just read 4.5 alot of places). Really appreciate the help. Pulling this build together later this month i hope so will post back with results. And yes, i am striving for the whi...
by ckellmeyer
Sat Jul 13, 2013 4:08 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Should i get PWM Heatsink/Fan for 4670k/ASUS?
Replies: 8
Views: 4272

Should i get PWM Heatsink/Fan for 4670k/ASUS?

After reading several forums on several sites, I am confused as to if i need to ensure that the CPU Heatsink fan i get is PWM or not. I will be using the 4670k and an ASUS Z87 pro or plus, and I plan to leverage the ASUS fan-expert2/4-way optimization and OC'ing from the 4-way opt. software. Not sur...