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Planning on a couple small mods this summer, and the case I'm working with has limited(very) room inside. Been failing at google looking for "outside" case fans.

By tapering, I mean something like this /__\\ like no mold for the intake(front) screws.

I could just shave those off, and rig a maroo something to fill in the edges, but if these already exist, it would save a ton of work and headache. For grilles, I can
always dremel off the extensions where you screw in, and just glue em down.



*edit* Image isn't quite to scale =P and is a front view, lets say the front panel is off =D
Edited by Fletcherea - 4/30/11 at 10:48am
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Something like this?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...xus-_-11996022

What size fan are you looking to put at the rear of the case? These adapters come in various sizes.
    
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Why does it need to be tapered?

Besides making it much less effective in every way...
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Originally Posted by AllLeafs View Post
Something like this?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...xus-_-11996022

What size fan are you looking to put at the rear of the case? These adapters come in various sizes.
Not quite, don't need adapters, but fans in a casing similar to that design

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Originally Posted by Full_Tilt View Post
Why does it need to be tapered?

Besides making it much less effective in every way...
Aesthetics, and I don't see how adding a taper to a fan casing is making the fan any less effective?
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Originally Posted by blupupher View Post
Yup, that's an option for sure, I guess my newegg skills are just as terrible as my google ones.
I'm gonna keep searching around though, see if there isn't a few more options about. Thanks.
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