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Gentle Typhoon AP-15 - Detachable fan blades?

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Simple question. Do the AP-15s have detachable fan blades? Reason I ask is so I know whether cleaning them will be a pain or not.
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You'll need to remove the snap ring, bearings, then slide the fan blade out. Not sure it's worth the trouble just to clean it. For pics - go here

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Edited by gymenii - 4/26/12 at 10:15pm
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no the fan blade is not detachable unless you want to damage the fan
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