Just got myself a new Fortis Monster 90 cpu cooler and it looks nice, but the fan is boring, so i added a few led`s to it.
Because i wanted to see how effective it was at removing heat, for a simple mod its pretty effective.
Im going to house it all in a case...
Yep sorry i thought about it and it aint really an article :D
Thanks for the comments ppl, its an easy mod to do Drill, pipe and blowtorch...
Was bored the other day so thought id venture into the world of water cooling.
The water block is an old Zalman flower, which happened to be...
I got the same prob here, but now use Jalcd, its way better.
I did one a while ago..
Note the rough glue gun attempt at the edges, and i stuck a BLUE led in but it...
Have a look in the LDC FAQ above.
I Use JALCD with my 2*20 VFD and its a very good programme.
Free too :D
Yep the 317s are hardy little chaps and cheap too, Ive ran 4 80 mm fans off one for hours at min speed and although it was...
Theyve got "Internal Thermal Overload Protection" Whoo Hoo, So i guess youll never have to worry / me as well :D
Also just finished a proto of a decent fan speed indicator
Now to design it and get a board or two etched.
Ive recently made a 4 & 6 channel Bus Using LM317Ts and they dont break any sweat running a single 80mm Fan
I made one a while ago (Very rough) and i used a timer from a darkroom projector which was bought second hand for a fiver (Ideal as it counts...
Managed to sort the prob of the fans being only Exhaust, and got rid of the slip rings
At first i put leds behind the fan, switched it on and thought mmm crap, then thought Wouldnt it be cool if they spun round :)
After a good...
Modded a few Fans
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