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Old 07-16-2004, 08:46 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Agreed,, the air flow would backup,,,

Put the two Stock Clear fans at the front sucking in,, buy and place you coloured fans as Exhaust at the back,, one coloured on the side,, and away ya go,,

visually,, you will be able to see all the lit up fans,, the stock fans will be hidden,, and your Box will look SHARP!!

Nice case,, looking to get one too,, now i see the potential,,


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Old 07-16-2004, 09:39 AM   #12 (permalink)
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no its 5 to to 2 ratio it will work fine. The 2 colored in the back are exhaust. THe 4 in the front are intake. And the 1 colored side is intake too. Its how my friends is i expected it to be loud but my antec with 4 fans is hella louder.

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Old 07-16-2004, 09:44 AM   #13 (permalink)
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I actually prefer LED's to cathodes; they require less power and are really bright for their size - although it works best if they are behind something, so the part it's hidden behind seems to glow (that really looks good), and so you don't blind yourself (as I said, LED's are bright)
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Old 07-16-2004, 10:23 AM   #14 (permalink)
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I just received 4 UV cold cathodes from I hope they really make the UV reactive things glow like I am expecting

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