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Blademaster or sickleflow?

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I'm not sure which fan to use on my hyper 212 and which to use as exhaust. I have two cooler master r4 sickleflows and the stock fan that came with the 212 (i believe this is the blademaster?)

http://www.overclock.net/9232186-post9.html

With the R4s having fairly high static pressure would it be best to mount them on the 212 (possibly in a push/pull) and leave the blademaster as back exhaust?

I'm happy to test various placements of these but was curious which fan, by design, would act best as rear exhaust and which would be best on the 212.

Any recommendations?
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I have 11 CM Sickleflow fans in my case -- I replaced my 200mm side/top/front with 120mm sickleflows because they PUSH AIR like CRAZY.

I recommend sickleflow. They push and pull well.
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i had 2 blademasters on it but then i decided to go with 2 yate loons, cheap and push air well but i might look into other fans
   
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