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Old 08-07-2006, 05:10 AM   #11 (permalink)
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BAH! Kinda wierd cause my temps rise 5 Celcius with my Blowhole acting as an exhaust...=( WTF IS WRONG WITH MY HOT AIR! THE PUNK WON'T FOLLOW THE RULES!
Probally because the blowhole is pulling hot air over the HSF.
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Probally because the blowhole is pulling hot air over the HSF.
so it'd be better to put a blowhole right behind the optical drive mounts (as far forward as possible w/o losing practicality) is that what you're saying?
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BAH! Kinda wierd cause my temps rise 5 Celcius with my Blowhole acting as an exhaust...=( WTF IS WRONG WITH MY HOT AIR! THE PUNK WON'T FOLLOW THE RULES!
blowholes can disrupt the flow, thus makin it hotter.....so yours is pointing in? i might try that.
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Old 08-09-2006, 05:17 AM   #14 (permalink)
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My "blowhole" runs at 95CFM...could that be the problem? =p I'm satisfied with 46C anyways.
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My "blowhole" runs at 95CFM...could that be the problem? =p I'm satisfied with 46C anyways.
Wow, that must be noisey....yah your best to try different arrangments...good luck.
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