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Old 12-26-2004, 11:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi ive sorted out my fan prob found a place where i can get cpu fans and adaptors. my heatsink takes a 60mm fan and as youve guessed by my last posts the fan has stopped working. So on tuesday ive seen the heatsink and fan im getting but it comes with a 80mm fan. I cant afford to get it put in for me untill the week after but ive found a adaptor to allow me to use the 80mm fan on my heatsink. Is this a safe and good idea

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Old 12-26-2004, 11:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I would think it would be much safer than your current 60mm fan. The bigger the fan, the better the air flow especially if you use a Tornado fan with it.

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Old 12-26-2004, 11:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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thaks again oidan also some people on ofher forums have suggestead hovering the dust of my powersupply fan from the back of the pc
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