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Old 07-01-2004, 11:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What size (in MM) should the fans on the back be, and the side?

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Old 07-01-2004, 11:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
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By just looking at the pictures I'd say their 80's, but I don't know for sure. They look to be about the same as the power supply, which is often close to 80mm.

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Ok, thanks, anywhere I can find out?
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Old 07-02-2004, 01:44 AM   #4 (permalink)
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yea, buy the case, take a 80mm fan that you have, and test it, then buy the fans later
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Old 07-02-2004, 01:48 AM   #5 (permalink)
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I would be willing to bet that they are 80mm fan locations
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Old 07-02-2004, 02:03 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Oh, that makes sense, thanks guys, esp you Micro.
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Old 07-02-2004, 02:28 AM   #7 (permalink)
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wait till you get the case...because i ordered a case from newegg and the picture they had, had a setup similar to that with two 80mm fans on top of each other on the back of the case...but the case i got had a 120MM fan slot there. Not complaining i like the 120 cuz its quieter but just lettin ya know.

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Old 07-02-2004, 03:14 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Ok then, I'll do that, this is for a friend, so...

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