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I've got an HAF 922 with an intake fan on the front, side, and bottom. The top and rear are exhaust. I have my H50 attached to the rear fans, but my temps are just going slightly too high. If I were to reverse the flow of my rear to an intake, would that be bad for my whole setup?
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It did not work for me.

I added a more powerful side fan and it solved the issue. You just need to keep interior ambient down.
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That's hard for me because apparently my graphics cards dump their heat right in the case.
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I got a 3 degree drop when I switched to intake on my h50. I still use the rear for intake since I remounted my 212+ .

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I got a 3 degree drop when I switched to intake on my h50. I still use the rear for intake since I remounted my 212+ .

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Yeah all I really need is like a 3 degree imrovement. Anyone else have any opinions?
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post #6 of 6
Try this: keep front and bottom as intakes, change side fan to exhaust, make tops intakes, keep H50 as exhaust. This way all the hot air your videocards are dumping in your case get exhausted. Also, the top intakes will supply fresh air for your H50 to pull into its radiator. If you aren't content with the temps for the top setup, just try H50 as intake and keep tops as exhaust.
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