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Hey guys,

Bit of a noob question, just got my gentle typhoon ap-15's, i want to do a push/pull config with my sig rig. i tried searching but i couldn't find anything on how to make the actual fan goto pull from push. they come as exhaust fans correct? sorry again for the noob question.

do i just unscrew the fan from the square casing and put it back in backwards or? mount it backwards?

thanks!
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All you need to do is have both fans blowing in the same direction on both sides of the heatsink/radiator.
One fan pushes the air through while the other pulls; it's just a matter of attaching the fans in the appropriate direction to your hsf/rad (no need for disassembly)
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ohhhh! thanks candy van! REP!. so damn confusing, i thought there was a special configuration that needed to be done. lol they should have just called it push-push.........


so essentially, whichever orientation a fan is in dictates whether it is exhaust or intake right? [just trying to make sure i completely understand]



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so essentially, whichever orientation a fan is in dictates whether it is exhaust or intake right? [just trying to make sure i completely understand]


thats right, there are arrows on the edge of the fan to show spin direction and air direction.
 
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post #6 of 6
Exhaust/intake has more to do with the air-flow/direction in your case.

If you have the fans on your H50 setup so that they are drawing air from outside the case it's intake.
If you have them drawing air from inside the case then it's exhaust
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