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Modding fans into CRT monitor?

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anyone ever tried that before? I'm thinking about trying it... Put 1 120mm as exhaust on top and another one on the bottom as intake..
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I did that once. I just slapped a 80mm fan with a 5v AC adapter on it. Didn't push a ton of air but it really helped! Then I got my LCD so it was tossed in the garage
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If you plan to open that thing, be careful. There are a bunch of high-voltage parts in there that retain their charge, even after the monitor has been disconnected for quite a while.

Don't want to see you fried now
    
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One question. Why?

A custom CRT case would be cool to see. But extra fans = extra noise. I heard that the CRT monitors can retain a charge for upto a month.
    
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I know I saw a series of guides on this somewhere...
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