Fansss & AMD

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by G-Lizard86, Jul 18, 2002.

  1. G-Lizard86

    G-Lizard86 Guest

    Hey you guys, i ripped somekind of big fan out of an powersupply of an old computer, and i was wondering if i could connect it to the one i now have, but i saw that it has just a dual connector, not a triple one like on my motherboard...can anyone give advice? Oh yeah by the way...how old is the AMD bussiness? Cause in that thing..(old computer)...is a AMD processor, like a chip of 1.5 by 1.5 cm. lol :p. it says
    Advanced
    Micro
    Devices

    :D so must be amd..but that computer is of begin 90's...:p
     
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    A two wire fan will work but cant be monitored, the extra wire has a pilse sent down it every rotation so that your pc can work out the RPM of the fan.

    As for amd I tink they've been going almost as long as intel
     
  3. G-Lizard86

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    lol so i can connect the two pin one to a threepin connector?
     
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    You can indeed :D