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Old 10-11-2004, 10:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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there is really two question i want to ask

1. if i buy a cheap 80mm fan and heatsink and i take out the fan and replace it with a high perfomance vantec, delta or sunon 80mm
fan will it work as good as fans in the $20-25 dollar range.
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2.can u give me any good 80mm fans in a $18-25 dollar range. i dont live in the us i live in the caribbean, my case temp is about 40c i need a good fan noise is not a factor.
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Antec makes decent case fans.
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Old 10-11-2004, 12:42 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Look for the Vantec Tornado http://www.xoxide.com/vantorfan.html
or the CoolerMaster Dual Storm http://www.xoxide.com/coolermaster-dual-storm.html
or One of these http://www.xoxide.com/heacalledfan.html this actually acts like an extension on your heatsink and it looks cool

These are the BEST fans you can put on a heatsink.

I don't think Xoxide ships Internationaly so you probably have to find these somewhere else. I think Newegg.com ships international.I Hope this Helps
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Thermaltake has a decent 80mm case fan, blue led, with temp or dial control for speed. Its 8$ US on newegg.
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Old 10-11-2004, 04:27 PM   #5 (permalink)
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If you want a good fan go for the tornado as listed above by musjunk. If you want a good deal on a fan with a controller and a case blower then take a look at this thermaltake kit.http://www.frozencpu.com/cgi-bin/fro...nu_search.html
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http://www.frozencpu.com/cgi-bin/frozencpu/fan-81.html
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thanks !!!!!!!!!!!!!
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