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To clean the heatsing, pop off the fan, then take the metal fins to the sink and rinse with water Then dry and reatach the fan... simple as can be.
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post #12 of 15
Can you rotate the fan on the CPU to go with the flow of the case at all? That would help cool a bit better. And yeah take it out before you use some compressed air. When it gets that bad it will just spread all around the case and make it worse.

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Originally Posted by pbasil1 View Post
To clean the heatsing, pop off the fan, then take the metal fins to the sink and rinse with water Then dry and reatach the fan... simple as can be.
I have tried to take the fan off on serveral occasions, unfortnatley it will snap some of the holding pins, i will try again when i get some AS5

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Can you rotate the fan on the CPU to go with the flow of the case at all? That would help cool a bit better. And yeah take it out before you use some compressed air. When it gets that bad it will just spread all around the case and make it worse.

pink
I shall look into that its sounds like a good idea
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Looks good man. Is it possible to mount your HDD backwards to hide the cables comming from it?
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Looks good man. Is it possible to mount your HDD backwards to hide the cables comming from it?
I was thinking about that after seeing other cable management posts, however i like the Round IDE cable.
Also its very fiddly to get round the front of the case and plug them in, if it was a SATA drive i would of done it that way.
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