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This is my idea drawn out. I am only scared that the top 200mm fans will choke the fans on the rad if they can't provide enough air, or some other possible reason.
What do you all think?
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This is my idea drawn out. I am only scared that the top 200mm fans will choke the fans on the rad if they can't provide enough air, or some other possible reason.
What do you all think?

those 200mm shift alot of air lol i think its 110cfm each

I fail to see how u going to attach 2 120mm fans on both sides of the rad and still fit the rad to the case
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those 200mm shift alot of air lol i think its 110cfm each

I fail to see how u going to attach 2 120mm fans on both sides of the rad and still fit the rad to the case

It is not an issue with the HAF-X. This is how I have my Rad in this system anyway. I was just enquiring about airflow wink.gif
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It is not an issue with the HAF-X. This is how I have my Rad in this system anyway. I was just enquiring about airflow wink.gif

i aint saying its an issue. smile.gif i said i fail to see how u got it lol. i have an haf x myself so thats why im saying this lol smile.gif

care to explain to an old fogey like me thumb.gif
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Blow some smoke into it from front and see what comes out the quickest - you got a side panel biggrin.gif

I had a mate who done that to test his air flow - he now uses it for an ash tray biggrin.gif

I have used a piece of paper to see if pulling onto case and for blowing if you know I mean - that can give ideas if one setup is better than the other thumb.gif
Edited by ladcrooks - 4/4/13 at 2:29pm
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i aint saying its an issue. smile.gif i said i fail to see how u got it lol. i have an haf x myself so thats why im saying this lol smile.gif

care to explain to an old fogey like me thumb.gif

Sure. Let me find the video which shows you step by step. Give me a moment.
Edit:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4vk6XfI4BpE
Skip to 14:50. You will see the configuration I want to use, but of course all my fans will be switched the other way round so the top is intake. Still think it will work?
Have fun!
Edited by BradleyW - 4/4/13 at 2:27pm
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Sure. Let me find the video which shows you step by step. Give me a moment.
Edit:
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Skip to 14:50. You will see the configuration I want to use, but of course all my fans will be switched the other way round so the top is intake. Still think it will work?
Have fun!

well i use a 360 rad and have the same setup. rad fans pulling air in. top 200mm's pushing air in. front pushing air in and 140mm blowing out back. side panel intake too\
thanks for vid

Edit: Now i see how u get 2 fans top of rad then 2 200m on top of that lol. Ill have to give this a try this weekend if ya can do it with 360 rads biggrin.gif
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well i use a 360 rad and have the same setup. rad fans pulling air in. top 200mm's pushing air in. front pushing air in and 140mm blowing out back. side panel intake too\
thanks for vid

Edit: Now i see how u get 2 fans top of rad then 2 200m on top of that lol. Ill have to give this a try this weekend if ya can do it with 360 rads biggrin.gif

So the configuration you have is the exact same as the image I had drawn, except you have the side fan as exhaust?
Are you sure the 200mm fans as intake don't interfear with the first pair of 120mm rad fans. They are very close to the top 200mm fans without much breathing space if you understand what I mean.
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So the configuration you have is the exact same as the image I had drawn, except you have the side fan as exhaust?
Are you sure the 200mm fans as intake don't interfear with the first pair of 120mm rad fans. They are very close to the top 200mm fans without much breathing space if you understand what I mean.

I cant see it as a problem. the 200mm will be pushing air into the case so the fans will just pull that air through easier. you can try with and without and see the difference

i have side as intake. only a 140mm as back exhaust
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I cant see it as a problem. the 200mm will be pushing air into the case so the fans will just pull that air through easier. you can try with and without and see the difference

i have side as intake. only a 140mm as back exhaust

Sounds good.
Thank you for the help.
+1, again.
I will keep you posted on my results.
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