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Myst88 August 19, 2011 08:52 AM

Gentle Typhoon AP-15's
 
Are now back in stock @ aquatuning if anyone is interested. Just got myself five of them, came out to about 20 a fan taxes and shipping inc.

CloudFire August 20, 2011 01:07 AM

wish i lived in canada... shipping is 16$ to the US T_T sigh... so wanted the GT's too.

Myst88 August 21, 2011 09:40 AM

Well I unfortunately realized after I made my purchase but anywhere between 1 and 5 fans the shipping is always 16 bucks. 6 fans and up it drops down to 6 bucks. Had I ordered 6 fans instead of 5 I would have paid maybe an extra 5 bucks for an extra one :(

OmegaRED February 16, 2012 07:16 AM

Yeap, 6 for 72 hour and $8 for 48 hour Shipping with 6 fans. Wicked price. Sure beats waiting for months for NCIX to restock them.

jtktam February 16, 2012 07:34 AM

how is the noise on these things?

-joe

lowfat February 16, 2012 09:15 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by jtktam (Post 602407)
how is the noise on these things?

-joe

At full speed they are loud IMO. But @ 5V they sound great.

Silent_Avenger February 16, 2012 09:28 AM

Really you think they're loud at 28dba? Hrm maybe I'm going deaf cuz my 30dba turbine masters don't seem that loud at all.

jtktam February 16, 2012 11:20 AM

hmm.. i just ordered 6 .. so I will see

-joe

zoob February 16, 2012 12:31 PM

At 5V I found the AP15's have an odd motor-growl noise that goes away if you put pressure on the fan hub.
It really depends how sensitive you are to the particular tones the fan generates, and if you have anything else in your case that would mask it.

FWIW I like to run S-Flex E's at 5V (~400 RPM, basically inaudible in open air).

Eluder February 16, 2012 12:42 PM

I think what you mean zoob, I actually prefer the Noctua NF-P12's because of that droning. They are definitely quieter than the AP-15's.


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