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    [O/C] Lamptron FC-2 and FC-3 Fan Controller Review

    Lamptron FC-2 and FC-3 Fan Controller Review
    by Jeremy Vaughan (hokiealumnus)

    What’s in a fan controller? If you’re Lamptron, a large chunk of your business! Lamptron “…develops and markets the next generation of high performance computer peripherals…” Their products have been around for a little while now and no doubt most of you have seen at least one of their controllers floating around. Needless to say, they definitely look the part.

    Previously, Earthdog completed a review on their top-of-the-line FC-5 Fan Controller. We’re now being graced with the middle children of the Lamptron family – their FC-2 and FC-3.
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    Great work Hokie. Very detailed and informative.

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    Thanks I_G! (Hope I'm seeing your avatar so you can try your hand at the SuperPi competition. )

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    can this power a 48watt delta fan w/o burning out on a single channel?
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    I wouldn't be surprised if it could, but if it doesn't it would be your fault for overloading the controller.
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    Quote Originally Posted by m0r7if3r View Post
    I wouldn't be surprised if it could, but if it doesn't it would be your fault for overloading the controller.
    What he said. It would probably handle it, but it IS above the rating, so don't blame Lamptron if you kill it.

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    so in otherwords no.
    the risks are too high otherwise you guys wouldn't advise against it.
    thanks.
    it still looks good so maybe i'll just use the other delta ffb models instead.
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    FC3 is nice but man I wouldn't mind the FC5V2. http://lamptron.com/products/view/Fan_Controller_FC5V2

    On a side note I did their website
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    Quote Originally Posted by visbits View Post
    FC3 is nice but man I wouldn't mind the FC5V2. http://lamptron.com/products/view/Fan_Controller_FC5V2

    On a side note I did their website
    Very nice work!

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