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post #11 of 42
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by just going and putting a piece of cardboard/wood/metal/something solid/etc underneath the standoffs on the bottom of the case.

No need to tear up your carpet.
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post #12 of 42
you should put your pc to table or something on the floor your pc gets dusty fast. but yea remove carpet to improve psu cooling.
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post #13 of 42
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It should look like this? Is this ok?

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post #14 of 42
That looks pretty cool actually!
Just vacuum regularly if you have pets and you shouldn't experience more dust than anyone else having their case sitting on the floor. In my opinion at least thumb.gif
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post #16 of 42
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Ok finally . I want to ask you guys. Is here enough room for airflow to the fan in my psu? Here are the screens what is looking :

( first screen are my pc ) Is here enough room for airflow to the fan in my psu here?







( second screen is not my screen, but position is like on my psu )
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post #17 of 42
No need to remove carpet....... that sounds pretty drastic. If needed just place a sheet of cardboard, a piece of wood, or other hard surface material between the carpet and the bottom of the case. That should suffice.

You might not even need to do that depending on the height of the carpet or the length of the legs on your case. All you really need is some clearance between the two.
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I want to ask you guys. Is here enough room for airflow to the fan in my psu? Here are the screen what is looking :




Change something for better airflow to the fan in psu? Or its ok and leave it? Fan is facing down.
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post #19 of 42
unless the carpet is one of those fluffy ones and you're actually afraid that wings of the fans might become tangled with the "hairs" put it FAN DOWN.
From the picture I suppose it's fine but if you're worried just put the case on some wooden blocks or sth
post #20 of 42
If there is no clearance from case to carpet, change your PSU position.
It wont effect how your PSU works.
    
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