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Computer fan question

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Mike32, Jul 14, 2011.

  1. Mike32

    Mike32 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a couple pc fans that I pulled out of some old comuters that I want to install in my incubator. My question is how do you connect it? Are all pc fans DC? Thanks
     
  2. Cadjien_De_Louisiane

    Cadjien_De_Louisiane SWLA Gamefowl Breeder

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    I suggestion I have for that is most households have power adapters lying around, you know cell phone charges, cordless drill chargers ect. look on an adapter till you find the closes one to match the fan, as for as voltage like if the fan says 12v find an adapter 12v or less.
    spice the wires carefullly and safely and just plug in to wall.
     
  3. G3iMacMan

    G3iMacMan New Egg

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    As I recall, they are DC only and 12 volt, but connecting a 9V battery should work.
    You could also get a big 12v battery (Square kind) in the camping section because they are used for the big flashlights.
     
  4. Flawedatdesign

    Flawedatdesign Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I used an old charger from one of the many cell phones I had . Works great
     
  5. Wyogirl

    Wyogirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:[​IMG] Ditto
    Ayda
     
  6. Mike32

    Mike32 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks I know I have an adapter lying around here somewhere.
     
  7. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    I agree with the other posts. I have used phone adapters from old cordless phones or cell phones.
     

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