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by madlee
Fri Jun 27, 2003 11:44 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: 60->80 fan adapters?
Replies: 8
Views: 2495

I just bought the clear blue one from kdcomputer.com http://www.kdcomputers.com/eui/prime/profile/1136/25/component.htm I bought this one because it was the cheapest.. I stuck a panaflo 80mm L on it. It works fine and is much quieter. however, I have a few warnings: First, it doesn't come with any h...
by madlee
Thu Jun 26, 2003 6:54 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: Antec TruePower 480 P is rather noisy - is this normal? :(
Replies: 14
Views: 4789

oops. I have now diagnosed the cause of the noise was the cpu fan. it seems to be failing..
by madlee
Fri Jun 20, 2003 8:45 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: Antec TruePower 480 P is rather noisy - is this normal? :(
Replies: 14
Views: 4789

well the truepower 330 started making a lot of noise all of a sudden... while it ran a lot cooler, it's clear that there is a problem with one of the fans...

If the antec is supposed to be well built, then what does that say about the other brands?
by madlee
Wed Jun 18, 2003 3:38 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: Quieting PSU, could this work?
Replies: 6
Views: 2881

I'm going to replace my Nidec BetaSL: Model DO8T-12PU DC12v 0.22A 44.14 CFM 34 dBA 3400 RPM with a Panaflo FBA08A12L however, I'm a bit concerned about the considerable difference in CFM rating... It's too bad that the fan manufacturers aren't more accurate with their rating scheme that way it would...
by madlee
Wed Jun 18, 2003 3:32 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: Antec TruePower 480 P is rather noisy - is this normal? :(
Replies: 14
Views: 4789

I tried out the 430 truepower from bestbuy and I was impressed how quiet it was in comparison to my powerman 300w.

It does run hot, and I now am trying out a 330w truepower and it runs much cooler.