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by rgiltrap
Sun Nov 18, 2007 1:47 am
Forum: Newcomers Briefing Room
Topic: Quiet Office PC
Replies: 8
Views: 4988

Just shy of a full year since I asked the original question I have finally taken action (more due to being busy than procrastinating). I purchased the following: - Antec Designer 500 - Intel Core 2 E4500 - ASUS P5K SE (no NB fan) - Seagate 320GB - Corsair 2 x 1GB DDR2 6400 - Passive video card - Scy...
by rgiltrap
Tue Jul 17, 2007 2:18 am
Forum: Newcomers Briefing Room
Topic: Quiet Office PC
Replies: 8
Views: 4988

Aris wrote:Yes you can run a fan at minimal speeds and still keep a C2D cool with a scythe ninja.
Do I just need the case fan or do I need the CPU fan as well?
by rgiltrap
Mon Jul 16, 2007 10:22 pm
Forum: Newcomers Briefing Room
Topic: Quiet Office PC
Replies: 8
Views: 4988

You could make yourself a SPCR-standard PC: P150, Ninja on a E6300 or an AMD X2 EE, some passive mobo, some passive gfx card, a Samsung or WD Caviar SE 16 (320GB and above **KS version IIRC) and a nexus case fan should work... I've put this off long enough and I now need to go ahead and make a purc...
by rgiltrap
Sun Nov 26, 2006 12:16 am
Forum: Newcomers Briefing Room
Topic: Quiet Office PC
Replies: 8
Views: 4988

Quiet Office PC

I am looking towards getting a new PC. I currently run off of a Notebook with Celeron M processor which is dead quiet 99% of the time with a moderate fan noise kicking in when under constant load. This is normally used as a PC and is hooked up to an external monitor, keyboard & mouse. I've been real...