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Good 80mm fan for CPU

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Nyrlath

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Jan 5, 2002
Im looking to find an adapter for my thermaltake CU+ so I can use a larger fan on my Athlon XP. Can anyone suggest an adapter or fan that would work well? Thanks.
 

maxwell1295

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Jan 9, 2002
Location
New York, NY
I have a 80mm Sunon 50cfm fan with THIS adaptor on my Vantec cooler (replacing the very loud Delta 38cfm). My temps haven't changed but the case is a lot quieter than it was before.

BTW, their service was excellent. Got it in 3 days UPS ground.
 

Yodums

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Oct 5, 2001
Location
Ottawa, Canada
Delta 80mm 80cfm
Delta 80mm 68cfm


Those would be the only fans I would go when switching to another adapter! :D
 

Koooler King

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Nov 21, 2001
Location
North America
If you wish to pay the money, I have found Papst fans to be a quieter alternative to the Deltas. The Deltas can't be beat if you can tolerate the noise, but of the slower / quieter fans alternatives, I have not found any better than Papst. Good Luck.

Koooler King
 

mx-6*

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Jun 10, 2001
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Tokyo, Japan
Exactly, I went to a larger fan to get away from the noise of the Delta's not to get a faster louder delta. :D