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Can i run a box fan blowing into my PC to keep it cooler?

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Should i have it blowing into the pc or blowing the oppisite way sucking the air out of the Pc? g.gif
post #2 of 8
neither.. you should just get some case fans haha
post #3 of 8
I aim my box fan towards my case to help move cold air in and move hot air out/away.
post #4 of 8
i had a box fan perfectly the size of the side of my case and had it right against my case and it dropped my temps by 5C
   
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post #6 of 8
On my old sig rig I had to use a box fan to keep it cool in the summer durring the long gaming sessions. It looks ghetto but it can help. My PC stopped BSOD and having fits with the fan:) I wll say getting a decent case will work too.
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post #7 of 8
I used a huge turbine fan for years and it worked fine i just put some large mesh in front of it just in case anything fell into it..

That fan way crazy it moved massive amounts of air and it was loud like a jet but it dropped my temps by a ton

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Improving airflow is never a bad thing, no matter how you choose to do it. I would recommend having it blow into your case, though.
 
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