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Old 01-29-2006, 07:31 PM   #11 (permalink)
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I work at a computer shop so I can get wholesale prices so updating my system to get cooler temps wont be a problem, its just getting the RIGHT stuff lol haha
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Old 01-29-2006, 09:00 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Have your side fan blowing in, not out, that should help some.
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Old 01-29-2006, 09:24 PM   #13 (permalink)
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but then I would only have one exhust
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The thing that I don't like about clear cases is that if you leave them in the light, they naturally heat up.

Any chance that you can put a fan in the top.

The other thing that I would recommend is Badong SuperCharget CPU Cooler Ducting Mod to lower your CPU temp down.
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Have top and back as exaust and front/side as intake...
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I dont have a top fan, dont have a hole to put one in, I have 2 front fans though.
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the most successful and popular airflow technique is front to back, bottom to top. That way the hot air rises and escapes out the top, which is where exhaust fans are usually conveniently placed.

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Well then i guess i will just figure out how to get a 80mm hole in the top of my case lol.
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metal hole saw. 76mm hole saw. The finer the teeth, the better. I'm looking into buying one myself.

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lemme know what you find out please :-) not sure where to get one lol
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