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This is my cooling set-up. Nothing fancy at all but I think it is pretty efficient.
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That front 120 is not sucking cold air in. It should really be on the very front of the case.
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Originally Posted by Joeking78 View Post
That front 120 is not sucking cold air in. It should really be on the very front of the case.
The very fron is open more or less with just a filter to block dust. When I stick my hand in the front grille you can feel air being pulled in with the side door shut.
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It still would be more efficient in the very front of the case.... Maybe just adding one there would be an idea
    
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It still would be more efficient in the very front of the case.... Maybe just adding one there would be an idea
Maybe I'll move the hard drive up some and do that. Thanks for the Idea.
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Not bad, although the heat doesn't just flow though the board of your video card like you have the arrow showing
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Not bad, although the heat doesn't just flow though the board of your video card like you have the arrow showing
I think I meant to show how heat rises lol. The pic is sure to bring out some laughs I know .
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This reminds me of my latest project which is basically a small wind tunnel I am creating for my GPU. I hae a HDD cooler from the bottom of my case to the edge of my card creating a wall of air, and an 80mm fan blowing through the "tunnel". The blanking plates have been removed. It works rather well, but is rather noisy. I might add a power switch or potentiometer to reduce noise levels.
    
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