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Old 06-08-2008, 01:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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The fan that came stock with my case on the side, that is directly in line with the CPU, should that be blowing into the case or out of the case?
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blow air into the case.
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if it were blowing out it would be fighting against the cpu heatsink fan, blowing in it assists it.
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