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There's also sometimes a very, VERY small set of arrows on the fan shroud that will tell you which direction the fan spins and the direction of the airflow. They're tiny, but will tell you how the air will move.
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I have had the best luck with a positive pressure case fan set up, you do this by removing your rear exhaust fan, and using ALL intake fans with dust filters, with will keep dust to a minimum aswell.
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oops i mean where do i put the filters on the intake fans? for example

should it be like this:

1. filter --> side panel --> fan

2. side panel --> filter --> fan

3. side panel --> fan --> filter
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oops i mean where do i put the filters on the intake fans? for example

should it be like this:

1. filter --> side panel --> fan

2. side panel --> filter --> fan

3. side panel --> fan --> filter
All will work but it depends on the filter also. The moust common and esthetically pleasing is side panel->dust filter->fan. But there are dust filters like Demciflex which have a magnetic frame which is attached on the outside of the side panel. The majority of filters are just a mesh with 4 wholes which can be installed between the fan and side panel.

If you don't want to pay and you're smooth with the ladies you can try this:

Edited by Pentdragon - 8/22/11 at 11:03am
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all will work but it depends on the filter also. The moust common and esthetically pleasing is side panel->dust filter->fan. But there are dust filters like demciflex which have a magnetic frame which is attached on the outside of the side panel. The majority of filters are just a mesh with 4 wholes which can be installed between the fan and side panel.

If you don't want to pay and you're smooth with the ladies you can try this:
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All will work but it depends on the filter also. The moust common and esthetically pleasing is side panel->dust filter->fan. But there are dust filters like Demciflex which have a magnetic frame which is attached on the outside of the side panel. The majority of filters are just a mesh with 4 wholes which can be installed between the fan and side panel.

If you don't want to pay and you're smooth with the ladies you can try this:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GH1CsgADwBY
thanks for the help man. appreciate
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hey guys. how often do i need to clean the stockings/dust filters?
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hey guys. how often do i need to clean the stockings/dust filters?
Depends on how often you clean your house. about once a month I hit my filters with some compressed air.
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Depends on how often you clean your house. about once a month I hit my filters with some compressed air.
do you re-use it after cleaning or do you dispose it and buy new ones?
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