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post #21 of 59
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ok i'll try that.

the whole front of my case is meshed so won't that prevent negative pressure?
No that's fine, the fans are what pull the air through the mesh..So turning 1 120mm off at the front it will help balance it...
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desk fan blowing into case or drawing air out?
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post #23 of 59
Into the case but you don't *really* need it

People need to stop suggesting the whole positive/negative pressure cooling "advice". If you were to actually create a negative pressure in your case it would crumple up and implode on itself, postive pressure would cause the case to bloat up and send shrapnel everywhere... it's not possible to do either of these
    
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with deskfan blowing into my case i have lowered the ambient to 31C and CPU to 34C

although this is good i would like to get a permanent fix to my high case temps
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post #25 of 59
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Into the case but you don't *really* need it

People need to stop suggesting the whole positive/negative pressure cooling "advice". If you were to actually create a negative pressure in your case it would crumple up and implode on itself, postive pressure would cause the case to bloat up and send shrapnel everywhere... it's not possible to do either of these
it is possible

only extremes of either would do what you suggest

and extreme extremes at that i dont think it would be possible with normal PC fans
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post #26 of 59
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it is possible

only extremes of either would do what you suggest

and extreme extremes at that i dont think it would be possible with normal PC fans
Maybe not implode or explode but you would see the effects on the case if you could actually get a negative/pressure in there
    
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post #27 of 59
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Into the case but you don't *really* need it

People need to stop suggesting the whole positive/negative pressure cooling "advice". If you were to actually create a negative pressure in your case it would crumple up and implode on itself, postive pressure would cause the case to bloat up and send shrapnel everywhere... it's not possible to do either of these
You have got to be kidding...Do I really have to go dig up links?
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post #28 of 59
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you wouldn't as it is only very slight pressure changes either way
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post #29 of 59
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You have got to be kidding...Do I really have to go dig up links?
A case is not air tight, therefore a negative/positive pressure environment is almost impossible
    
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post #30 of 59
Well I'm not sure but it seems they've failed to ask you... What CFM are the fans pushing?
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