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Old 08-22-2004, 08:03 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Arrow confused on cooler

i got a Q-Tec Cooler, the other day, i've not installed it yet but im confused.

should it be putting air into the case or taking it out?

i believe its in, but my amigo said it was out
i just dont want to install it and then have to turn it around.


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Old 08-22-2004, 09:21 AM   #2 (permalink)
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that all depends on what you are trying to you already have an intake fan on the computer? The best setup is to have a flow of air going into the computer on one end and air going out the other end.

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Old 08-22-2004, 11:50 AM   #3 (permalink)
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i have a overclocked cpu, i have the fan for the cpu (standard) and then the power box, thats it, i just got told that if i got a cooler it wudnt restart itself (when it gets too hot)

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Old 08-22-2004, 12:11 PM   #4 (permalink)
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if u get a cooler the chances that it will get too hot go down but it will still restart if it does, oterwise it would kill itself. I think your saying you have no case fans? in that case i think u should make it blowing air out because cold air can always find a way in.

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