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i decided to go with a push pull as it was getting hot inside (probably not enough to hurt it) i realized my fans were all blowing in . Pretty much keep all the hot air inside . so i tried to switch the back fan 140mm and also the top big one 200 mm around to blow out instead of in . Then i realized there was NO threads on the opposite side of the fans .

i wondered are all cm storms trooper strykers like this or just mine?

and if all are like this what fans would you recommend?

This would be a HUGE help if i get a reply as i am new to this and want to do it right. thanks
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A lot of holes in fan bodies are not threaded you just self thread with the fan screws. You could drill a hole the right diameter to allow the fan screw to self thread.
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i was wondering about that too but was unsure . thanks a million . I may still buy more fans. i am just trying to be extra cautious . i have heard alot of horror stories . thanks again
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I think it would be really easy when you think about it, just go off of the pre-drilled holes. The pre-drilled hole is the right diameter so just find the drill bit that has the same shank diameter as the hole by test fitting the bit into the hole. The pre-drilled hole is also a guide because you will start your bit in the hole and just drill out the bottom of the pre-drilled hole.

EDIT: I might be confused. Is the original hole through and through?
Edited by Namkab - 7/23/13 at 6:15pm
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