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Old 01-23-2007, 05:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I installed a vantec 92mm stealth fan. It barely blows out any air and Intel active monitor shows it running at about 700rpm during normal pc temps and about 1000-1100 when Im playing a game.

If I use a 3/4 connector and connect it to a 4pin would that make it stay at a higher rpm. Right now it just connects to the 3pin slot on the MB.

I purchased a Zalman Fan mate 2 for it but at max rpm it shows at 650rpm and at the lowiest setting it goes down to like 275-300rpms, so basically i ditched the fan mate 2.

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Old 01-23-2007, 08:01 PM   #2 (permalink)
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well when you plug the fan into the motherboard, the fan speed is adjusted to increase when the temps go up. so have you tried to plug it into a 3pin to molex connector and plug it directy to your psu that will get the fan at full speed.

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