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Watch Setup & Advice on Upper Case fan Direction

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Hello.
The CPU Cooler is "Noctua NH-C12P SE14" , Its Blowing On the CPU. 2ql5nk0.jpg

Iv got 12sm fan in the from that intake
Another 12sm Fan in the back that exhaust

and Asus 680 [DC2O]

Question IS:
Which Direction should I install the Upper Fan, Intake or Exhaust?

This Is The RiG:
http://oi48.tinypic.com/20tp5q0.jpg

20tp5q0.jpg
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If you don't mind noise, however minimal, take advantage of that top vent and install another exhaust there.

Some might prefer in take on top, but I and some personally prefer newtral airflow over positive airflow. To each there own.

Are you having bad temp problems?

Try both exhaust and intake and mark down the results (for the top vent). Then you'll know what's best for YOUR case. thumb.gif
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Hitachi 1 TB Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo Xclio 256 Colour 120mm Fan x 2 Cougar Vortex 120mm 
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