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Help!! My HAF X case keeps getting filled with dust :(

post #1 of 28
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Hi

I have a HAF X computer case and I am currently keeping it on a really cool desk I just bought... The only problem is that it keeps getting dusty inside :/

My room is very clean but the fans are just too good I guess lol.

Is there anything I can do to make sure that my case stays clean easily?
    
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You can get mesh screens for your fans. They lower the CFM very slightly but help keep a lot of dust out in my experience.
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Liquid cooling.
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Haf series are dust magnets because of the larger mesh. Try adding a demciflex filters. they make for certain cases.
link
http://www.performance-pcs.com/catalog/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=26221

http://www.frozencpu.com/cat/l3/g47/c223/s1024/list/p1/Fan_Accessories-Fan_Filters-DEMCi_Flex_Fan_Filters-Page1.html
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Originally Posted by spectre1 View Post

Haf series are dust magnets because of the larger mesh. Try adding a demciflex filters. they make for certain cases.
link
http://www.performance-pcs.com/catalog/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=26221

^this.
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post #6 of 28
My HAF X is a dust magnate as well, I pretty much gave up on it. lol
    
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post #7 of 28
HAF is fine with dust.
Mine I clean once every 3 months. My place is very dusty all the time, have to dust it every 3 days.
System on 24/7, but fans are all @ 60% + I got all intake fans with extra custom slots, except rear.

Now you can use Fabric Sheets as dust filters. I use 2 sheets, which is enough to block most dust, but not lessen airflow too much.
You fit the sheets behind the mesh panel.
    
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post #8 of 28
Custom mod panty hose over every hole in that case.
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post #9 of 28
Are you serious... and while we're at it replace the red led fans with normal fans covered in lipstick.

Oh, but then it might become a jizz magnet.
Edited by ilikebeer - 2/2/12 at 5:18am
post #10 of 28
But seriously, why would a HAF get dusty if all the intakes are filtered...
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