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    Hi guys. Can you give me some suggestions and infos about casing fans? I want to buy 120mm fans but i have no knowledge about casing fans. Which brand should i go for? What specification should I check before buying? Does every casing fan comes with a 3 pin to 4 pin connector? How much the cost can be? Please help me out here.

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    whats ur casing? casing er fanhole e lombalombi(not konakuni) bhabe scale diye measure koren koto mm hoy... cheap casings dont usually come with 120mm slot.

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    He is talking about 120mm. I suggested him sickflelow (which is 600/= each) measuring the price-performance-noise ratio. But somehow i cant make him convinced. -_______-

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    Quote Originally Posted by Taher furious View Post
    whats ur casing? casing er fanhole e lombalombi(not konakuni) bhabe scale diye measure koren koto mm hoy... cheap casings dont usually come with 120mm slot.
    I use Thermaltake Spacecraft VF-I

    Quote Originally Posted by Vanguard View Post
    He is talking about 120mm. I suggested him sickflelow (which is 600/= each) measuring the price-performance-noise ratio. But somehow i cant make him convinced. -_______-
    Who said anything about being not convinced? I got your opinion and I wanted to know others opinion too.

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    Go for cooler master sick flow. Those are good.

    I have below queries as well which will help the cause:

    1. Anyone knows what different sizes of casing fans are available in Bangladesh?
    2. We really need dust covers. Dust make a mess inside the casing as well as reduce longevity of precious components. Where to find dust covers?

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    Quote Originally Posted by G-addict View Post
    Go for cooler master sick flow. Those are good.

    I have below queries as well which will help the cause:

    1. Anyone knows what different sizes of casing fans are available in Bangladesh?
    2. We really need dust covers. Dust make a mess inside the casing as well as reduce longevity of precious components. Where to find dust covers?
    1. 80mm, 120mm, 140mm and 200mm.
    2. If you use foamed dust covers (which are available in bd for 200-250/= each), it will cause air friction and will put hot air inside your case which is never good. I tried once and the experience was horrible. Try to buy the expensive ones from abroad like Silverston/Akasa/Rosewill etc.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vanguard View Post
    If you use foamed dust covers (which are available in bd for 200-250/= each), .
    kothay ase? IDB te ase bro?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Taher furious View Post
    kothay ase? IDB te ase bro?
    Elephant road er chipa dokane.

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    What is your case? That is the biggest question for fans. Some case designs are designed in a way that you will have high temperatures regardless whether you put thousand fans in it.

    Sickleflow is good but it is noisy since it is the cheapest. But it is good as intake fan since it has good airflow with high static pressure. Plus since it is sleeve bearing fan, the only way to lengthen its life is to use it in vertical position. Using it in horizontal position will shorten its life (horizontal for bottom intake or top exhaust). But your case might not even have horizontal mounts.

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    Quote Originally Posted by [email protected] View Post
    What is your case? That is the biggest question for fans. Some case designs are designed in a way that you will have high temperatures regardless whether you put thousand fans in it.

    Sickleflow is good but it is noisy since it is the cheapest. But it is good as intake fan since it has good airflow with high static pressure. Plus since it is sleeve bearing fan, the only way to lengthen its life is to use it in vertical position. Using it in horizontal position will shorten its life (horizontal for bottom intake or top exhaust). But your case might not even have horizontal mounts.
    In BD, the very only option he has is the Tt Thunderblade apart from this one. Xtraflow/Jetflow both have very short cable length which makes them next to impossible to use as the chassis fan.

    So, between Thunderblade and "Sickleflow (actually CM Silent fan series which are named as sickleflow in our country)" i prefer the second one. DALE!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vanguard View Post
    In BD, the very only option he has is the Tt Thunderblade apart from this one. Xtraflow/Jetflow both have very short cable length which makes them next to impossible to use as the chassis fan.

    So, between Thunderblade and "Sickleflow (actually CM Silent fan series which are named as sickleflow in our country)" i prefer the second one. DALE!
    Ouuu i see. Then yes I was thinking about the actual Sickleflow series.

    Anyways CM fans are good on budget. So good option.

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    hmmmm. too bad thunderblade fans aren't available anymore in the market neither are sickleflo blue or red led fans. -_- i was actually hesitating to buy sickleflo just because of the noise.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xel-Naga View Post
    hmmmm. too bad thunderblade fans aren't available anymore in the market neither are sickleflo blue or red led fans. -_- i was actually hesitating to buy sickleflo just because of the noise.
    Still much more quieter than the Thunderblades.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xel-Naga View Post
    hmmmm. too bad thunderblade fans aren't available anymore in the market neither are sickleflo blue or red led fans. -_- i was actually hesitating to buy sickleflo just because of the noise.
    if you connect it by motherboard, you can keep them at less than 70% for low noise.

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