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by jackdan
Thu Oct 28, 2004 3:32 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Samsung spinpoint in Montreal (Canada) ???
Replies: 1
Views: 911

Samsung spinpoint in Montreal (Canada) ???

Hi everyone, I am from Montreal Canada, and I have been making phone calls all day trying to find a place where they sell samsung spinpoint HDDs... Unfortunately, I haven't found any store where I could buy a 120 or 160gig samsung spinpoint with a NIDEC motor. I would like to actually see the hard d...
by jackdan
Sun Oct 24, 2004 12:00 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Suspending HDD in a Black Knight case
Replies: 4
Views: 1364

Oh...nice idea, I hadn't taught about that at all... Do you have any idea if that will affect the speed/durability of the drive in any way? I mean, gravity would be pulling on the read/write arm in a different vector.
by jackdan
Sun Oct 24, 2004 11:47 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Suspending HDD in a Black Knight case
Replies: 4
Views: 1364

Suspending HDD in a Black Knight case

Hi everyone, I recently purchased a Black knight case . Unfortunately, it would seem I forgot to think about how I was going to suspend the HDD. Since the case comes with a 120mm fan in the front, I would like to have the HDD benefit from that air flow. Unfortunately, the HDD cage goes from top to b...
by jackdan
Sat Oct 16, 2004 9:24 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: D8000 VS. Black Knight VS. Evercase 4252
Replies: 6
Views: 2947

D8000 VS. Black Knight VS. Evercase 4252

Hi everyone, I am in the final decision stage of buying/building a new pc. Obviously, if I am here, is because I would like it to be as silent as possible. I have been reading this website and forums intensely these past few days. These are the 3 cases it seems to narrow down to: Ahanix Black Knight...
by jackdan
Thu Oct 14, 2004 11:55 am
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: US/Canadian store to buy Seasonic PSU
Replies: 3
Views: 1322

US/Canadian store to buy Seasonic PSU

Hi everyone, I'm assembling a new pc and of course I want it to be silent. Reading the recommend PSU guide it says that the new Rev A3 of the Seasonic Super Tornado 300 is the most silent one. Apparently previous revisions had a problem with the fan and the efficienty or something. My question is, w...
by jackdan
Fri Sep 10, 2004 10:06 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Anyone tried the Nexus Breeze???
Replies: 3
Views: 1852

Anyone tried the Nexus Breeze???

Hi, I'm currently trying to find the best case to build a very silent PC. I was wondering if anyone had any hands-on experience with the Nexus breeze case ? Is it really silent? Is it REALLLLLLLY silent? I'm just looking for some feedback from anyone who has this case, or has worked with this case. ...
by jackdan
Wed Sep 08, 2004 9:53 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: Best (most silent) PSU from the recommends ones
Replies: 3
Views: 1511

Best (most silent) PSU from the recommends ones

Hi, I am currently trying to get together a silent little box. I am currently hesitating for the PSU. I read all the articles and the recommended list, but the top few seem so close, it's hard to make a decision. Here are the PSU's I'm hesitating between: Seasonic super tornado 300 Seasonic super si...