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Originally Posted by allupinya View Post
the problem with the concept is that he's taking cold air from the back and immediately exhausting it out of the top?

if you replaced the tube with a 120mm and no ridges im willing to bet it would perform the same and be a complete waste of time and money, but that's what we do here on OCN... waste plenty of time and money
I don't see how the brief travel is the problem in his setup. What he is doing is fundamentally the same as someone ducting intake air straight to the CPU cooler. Conceptually the idea is sound, it just wasn't implemented well. Why would you think the idea flawed?
    
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