Fan making a noise

  Mr. Chips 07:40 12 Nov 2010
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I have a 90mm cooling fan which is making a noise ... still works, but is annoying.

I bought a replacement form Maplin, but it too, is so noisy. They reluctantly accepted it as a return.

Has anyone got experience of where I can buy a fan that is likely to run quietly?

  Mr Mistoffelees 07:49 12 Nov 2010

Have a look at Quiet PC: click here

  MAT ALAN 07:55 12 Nov 2010

click here
i have these in my case, they are as silent as you can get...

  Mr. Chips 08:03 12 Nov 2010

Many thanks Mat.... I will give them a whirl ... (pun intended).

  KDW 10:40 12 Nov 2010

It might be worthwhile in noting that there are special noise/vibration canceling grommets that can help with noise reduction for fans, especially if they are comming directly in contact with a pc case.

click here

  Mr. Chips 10:54 12 Nov 2010

Good point KDW will look into that. Thanks

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