Re: V4M is not just for yo-yos.
Janne... No. My daughter's reaction to the new candy after tasting all of it was a very heart felt "Why do the Finnish hate candy so much?"
DB, Here are some pictures of what the innards of the fan look like.
This is the blade assembly itself, I applied a thin application on the steel post (Red Arrow):
I also put a pin drop in the axle hole seen here:
After cleaning all the blades I put the laptop back together and used a program to manual adjust the thermal controlled fan up to its maximum RPM and left it for 5 minutes to allow the V4M to set in. Still maintains its whisper quiet nature.
Oh, here is what the fan looks like assembled:
I figured the MacBook Pro was almost 5 years old and out of warranty. I don't want to spend anymore than needed, so if I can quiet the damn thing using just what I had laying around then what harm could it do.