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post #11 of 18
that's why you stop it by puttin your fingers on the MOTOR, not the damn fan blades
post #12 of 18
No kidding Shadow. Why would we expect people to use their brains?
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post #13 of 18
the part with the four sticks is where the air comes OUT. So uh....just loook.

usually there's an arrow on the side of the fan indicating flow direction.
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post #14 of 18
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No kidding Shadow. Why would we expect people to use their brains?
The same reason stores put HOT on a cup of coffee. "Do not cover face" on Saran Wrap packages. Because people dont use their brains alot of the time. That is why I posted what I did.
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post #15 of 18
The fan blades bow or arch to the direction of the intake, that's how I tell.
    
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post #16 of 18
Most fans have little arrows indication the rotation direction and the airflow direction.
If you look at dannyyboii's image, you can see them on the bottom side of the fan on the top picture.

That's easy
    
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Rule of Thumb: Which ever side the sticker is on is the direction the air is blowing.
    
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post #18 of 18
Quote:
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Rule of Thumb: Which ever side the sticker is on is the direction the air is blowing.
Generally true. Too bad I have a few fans with stickers on both sides
    
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