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stevebit56

Junior Member

D5 pump tach lead

Tuesday, June 24th 2014, 9:43pm

I have a simple question I have a alphacool D5 pump that has a single wire in a 3 pin fan header connector where do I hook this up to on the aquaero 6 so I can see the rpm in the software and can I set the input to shut down the computer if the rpm signal goes to zero?
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Namron

Full Member

Wednesday, June 25th 2014, 8:53am

Using one of these Cables should do the trick :) ... Some use the motherboard CPU fan header (using the AQ 5) & then set the bios for a shut on low rpm's, But now the AQ 6 has much better power outage this I guess would be the easiest route to use now...


N.

Saturday, June 28th 2014, 9:16am

One way is to just plug that single RPM wire into any available fan header on the Aquaero. That will give you the RPM's and you can set a fan RPM alarm for that header that will first warn if no RPMs are detected for several seconds and then shut down the computer by simulating a button press of a keyboard power button. The PC needs to be set to shut down on that button press rather than hibernate or sleep though.

This post has been edited 1 times, last edit by "Jakusonfire" (Jun 28th 2014, 9:17am)