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Is your HDD up front or in the cage?
Leave it as an intake, the air up there is not gonna affect the temps down low.

EDIT> N/M I just re-read your OP. Yes move the HDD to the cage and position the fan as an intake for the cage. Middle bay of the cage.
Good deal, thanks! I'll probably see a bit of a jump in temps all around as the hard drive is right now in the middle of the intak fan up front blocking a lot of air...Thanks for the help! +
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Yup, it's up front right now...in front of the intake fan...I did not think it would affect anything...if anything it would probably help my PSU stay a bit cooler although the heat exausting out of the 120mm fan is pretty warm coming from that Tuniq...

And, yes, 38C Hard Drive loading on HD Tach program...

lol I thought 38C was fairly cool, but from your temp perspective i guess not
WD's run cooler, no worries there. My Seagates always ran 10°c hotter.

Man I need some sleep, you do have a WD. Is it a SATA or PATA HDD?
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WD's run cooler, no worries there. My Seagates always ran 10°c hotter.

Man I need some sleep, you do have a WD. Is it a SATA or PATA HDD?
Yup, got an early S-ATA...it's supposed to be that 1.5Gbps burst one, but my results on HD Tach suck, haha

I get a burst of 124.9MB/s and average of 54.4MB/s

Anyway, I changed my hard drive to that cage Looks pretty nice and i think I am getting a more direct line of fresh air to my Tuniq Tower, because i moved the front cage up 2 slots more where it has a direct line...But anyway, thanks for your help
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