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Old 04-12-2017
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Originally Posted by crmaris View Post
the one that the big boys play with Longwin.
This kind of things?
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Originally Posted by jonnyGURU View Post
I don't have the EVGA PSU anymore. But I can confirm SilverStone's findings. I took apart a different Globe fan claiming to be FDB and it did have the herring bone pattern. The EVGA one did not.

Here a picture of an FDB that I had taken:
So, is it possible Andyson is just buying those fans from some obscure source and not doing proper checking?
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It can be a lot of things, from someone needing glasses, to EVGA asking to put a FDB sticker on a sleeve bearing to a bad badge or something entirely different.

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Needing classes or glasses? ;-)
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This was Globefan S1202512L FDB version fan from Super Flower Leadex:

Definately not regular sleeve bearing, I'd say. Anyone can check some more Andyson made EVGA PSU? I think quite a lot of us share the same suspicion here now and checking soem more models would be helpful.
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