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wouldn't you get better temps if you had the air coming in from the bottom and out the top? Heat naturally rises wink.gif
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wouldn't you get better temps if you had the air coming in from the bottom and out the top? Heat naturally rises wink.gif

then he would have hot air going through his rad
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I mean I may be wrong that's why I asked. But if the side is on that would just leave stagnet hot air in the center of the case. Fans blowing down while the hot air trying to come up. Cool air being sucked out the bottom. where if he flipped it all air would be dumped out the top while fresh cool air would be pulled in from the bottom.

Again I haven't tested this on a set up like his but I was always told this biggrin.gif
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I'm not heavily over-clocking the CPU 3.8GHz of GPU 872MHz and the temps are OK and the system v.quiet. I agree the way it is zoned must mean there is a stagnant air area in the middle.

I definitely have negative pressure in the case which is a bit of a dust pain. The front intake fan has a pretty good filter which collects dust on the outside of the front of the case which I wipe down once a week. The main concern I have is the bottom radiator is collecting dust in the fins and it will be difficult to clean as it entails taking the fans off.

My understanding is the GT15's are excellent at creating air pressure on the radiators by pushing. I don't know how good they are when pulling. The top rad effectively has to be set-up with the fans on top of the case unless I get into case modifications. In the top zone I could switch to intake back and pull through top radiator. In the bottom zone I could switch the bottom fans to exhaust front and pull through rad or even intake front flip the rad & fans so the fans can push from beneath rad.

TBH I would be motivated to change things to create positive air pressure and reduce dust intake as the temps are pretty good anyway.
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Here's mine:

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Anyone know how to autostart rainmeter on a user account in windows 7? I can't get it to show up on a restart so it never shows on the desktop unless I start rainmeter myself.
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Erm... I thought it started by itself?

Anyway, create a shortcut to Rainmeter in your Startup folder in your Start Menu
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here you go! http://customize.org/rainmeter/skins/61892 thumb.gif
the icons where changed with token icon pack http://browse.deviantart.com/?qh=&section=&q=token#/d24gow2
the start orb was changed with Windows Start Orb Changer http://www.thewindowsclub.com/windows-7-start-button-changer-released

+ Rep dude, I stumbled onto this thread and thanks to your links my desktop is so much better now! I'll be posting it later when I get out of work!
Edited by mark_thaddeus - 1/20/12 at 5:53pm
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+ Rep dude, I stumbled onto this thread and thanks to your links my desktop is so much better now! I'll be posting it later when I get out of work!

Thanks! Always glad to help! biggrin.gif Looking forward to seeing what you come up with
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