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Thx,i did got a good sleep indeed,q bit short though biggrin.gif .At school right now but I have already decided how my airflow would be:front,top,side intake and rear exhaust.Is this positive or negative pressure? I'll go ride my bike after school so I wont be able to answer any time soon frown.gif

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Positive pressure, yes

For a HAF case like that it is probably prudent to probably cut out the rear grille and let air escape if you have positive pressure, the HAF 912 barely has any exhaust if you don't count the expansion slots. Again, a caveat emptor for me
Well i had been thinking between a HAF 912 or 932 then i remembered i'm on a budget
I wanted a build with gazillions of airflow and skipped the 912 at first because of it's exhaust characteristics, intake is good yes but because it lacks a top side panel fan mount it is probably better to swap a 200mm for 2 120mm fans (A 38mm thick on the left if you dare) then use the right fan as exhaust and the one of the left as a intake, sure the air takes a shortcut but pressure will probably push most air out but it might improve temperatures but again that's probably rendering the rear fan useless

You decide anyway, i am getting a bench chassis simply because i have a BENCH! Yes, it's an electronics workbench with all my equipments as such
And then i'll get a HAF 912 Combat and mod the hell out of it (Like a sudden 120mm grille on the lower left right side panel as well as at the right side panel
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Good luck! I recommend trying that out, recording your load temperatures (after they stabilize after a few minutes). Then, try flipping the top fan around, and record temps then. It'd be an interesting experiment.
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post #34 of 34
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Good luck! I recommend trying that out, recording your load temperatures (after they stabilize after a few minutes). Then, try flipping the top fan around, and record temps then. It'd be an interesting experiment.
I'll do that! Unfortunately,they just called me from the store and told me the delivery will be delayed,i should expect the case to be here around friday mad.gif
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