[mythtv-users] EPIA fan noise ?

Simeon Walker simeon at sbs.bangor.ac.uk
Mon Aug 2 17:30:20 EDT 2004

John Pullan wrote:

>	I'm looking into building a "silent" combined front/back end mythtv
>box. As such, I've been considering a EPIA based solution. I'm going to
>be using one/two DVB cards so I don't need a lot of grunt to do the
>encoding, but I will need enough horse power decode. I'm wondering about
>getting a 10000M but I was wondering about how much noise the fan makes,
>(given that it'll be sat in a silent room). 
>Any thoughts/comments from anyone ? 
I found the small fan quite noisy so I changed the heatsink to a 
Swifttech MCX-159A and mounted a 9cm fan above it. This usually runs at 
about 1200RPM and is very quiet.



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