Stock fan air volume?

Discussion in 'E3D-v6 and Lite6' started by sungod3k, Sep 27, 2017.

  1. sungod3k

    sungod3k Active Member

    Aug 25, 2014
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    im making my machine quieter and I have used a 50mm fan with a little voltage regulator quiet succesfully in the past. Now I have updated my carriage and I have less space.

    So im wondering if a high quality noctua fan like the prusa mk3 uses now, would do the trick.
    There is a 40mm for 12€
    which is still a lot for a fan but could work well.

    My question now is, if the air flow volume is comparable, or if there even is a little headroom to slow down the fan even more.
    Maybe there is even a bit of space to reduce speed on the stock fan a bit, has someone played around with that?


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