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Old 03-17-2005, 09:22 PM   #11 (permalink)
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http://www.newegg.com/app/viewproduc...153-007&DEPA=0

on this Thermaltake, i noticed it comes with 2 fan speed controllers (one PCI and one drive bay). Are these to control the fans on that PSU, or is it for other case fans of your choice?
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Old 03-17-2005, 09:32 PM   #12 (permalink)
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do you think that thermaltake would be quiet enough? most of these PSUs don't have noise levels noted on them like cooling fans do, so theres no way to tell!!
That's why you have to go digging.

I checked ThermalTake's site to find the specs on the W0014:
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Noise : 17 dBA at 1300 rpm, 45 dB at 4800 rpm
http://www.thermaltake.com/purepower/W001314.htm
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o ok thanks- i'll be checking the mfg's websites.

so the fan speed controllers included DO control the fans on the PSU??
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From what I saw, yeah.

Some of the other PSU's on ThermalTake's site were pretty good, too.
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yeah im lookin at that now- i'll probably get a Thermaltake. Maybe within a month, or before then if i find a really good deal (impulse buying!! yay!) thnx
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i really like that Thermaltake W0014 - im looking on ebay

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...sPageName=WDVW
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if u trust ebay and a used PSU, id bet at 45 $ max

if not, i saw this one

http://www.zipzoomfly.com/jsp/Produc...e=pricegrabber
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i'm actually doing even better than that now- i'm bidding and winning a BRAND NEW Thermaltake W0014:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...e=STRK:MEWA:IT
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If you get that for $35 that will be a good deal. It's a pretty good power supply I'm sure. I'm getting the 680W silent purepower version of that.
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