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is it the best way for the airflow? the side panel fan will exhale the air out.
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best way actually is to have the side panel fan intake, front intake, top and rear exhaust
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post #3 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by Winrahr;14441290 
best way actually is to have the side panel fan intake, front intake, top and rear exhaust

This
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Quote:
Originally Posted by muels7;14441325 
This

1 fan on the top will be fine?
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1 fan on the top will be fine?

One would be sufficient but should you feel the need for more pulling, put two there.
    
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Quote:
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1 fan on the top will be fine?
It should be fine, you don't want too much exhaust at the top or the airflow from your front fan won't ever reach the CPU
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post #7 of 12
I have side panel exhaust (changed it because one of my GPU's spews out heat from the sides) top 2 exhaust front intake and rear intake. I originally had Winrahr fan set-up but for my H70 and GPU's mine has made a difference for temps all around.

I also have that bracket with a 120mm fan pushing air towards my GPU fans. I'm no expert but it works for me.
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post #8 of 12
That is my question also.

I'm about to recieve it and I did not realise it is missing one top fan.

Does it work perfect without it or should I get one? I will be having the pc underneath hehe.

Anyone know where I can get the perfect fan for it and ships internationally ?
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post #9 of 12
I got 2 coolermaster 200mm megaflow fans for it (the big ones) but I think you can fit 120mm up there too.
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post #10 of 12
Try this way as well...

Front: Intake
Side: Intake
Top: Intake
Rear: Exhaust

http://www.silverstonetek.com/techtalk_cont.php?area=usa&tid=wh_positive

http://www.silverstonetek.com/techtalk_cont.php?area=usa&tid=wh_airflow
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