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Originally Posted by gotspeed View Post
put a 120 on the back side of the hard drive cage and another 120 or 140(if your psu doesn't block the holes) in the bottom of the case. should help out a ton. my 295 folding temps are 85 at the most with the highest stable over clock both on core and with the shaders bumped up more. 2x 285's shouldn't be to crazy hot. but i wouldn't bother with a 80mm the noise to air ratio sucks. it will make a ton of noise pushing not very much air at the cards.
Thanks for the tip! I've zip-tied two 120mm fans - one to the hard drive case blowing inwards towards the cards, and one in the 5.25 inch bays, also blowing inwards. I've just enough room for a 120mm fan at the bottom and I've placed one there as well.

Let's see how my temps look. Oh, should I also place fans on the side-panel blowing inwards at the cards?
    
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Thanks for the tip! I've zip-tied two 120mm fans - one to the hard drive case blowing inwards towards the cards, and one in the 5.25 inch bays, also blowing inwards. I've just enough room for a 120mm fan at the bottom and I've placed one there as well.

Let's see how my temps look. Oh, should I also place fans on the side-panel blowing inwards at the cards?
I had the same dilemma.
Originally I had both fans on the door blowing inward at my video cards. I reversed the lower fan to blow out (figured it would wick hot air out of the case since the fan is right next to the vid cards), and that configuration actually lowered my temps.
You don't want too many fans blowing into the case, because having negative case pressure will generally lead to lower temps than having positive case pressure.
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post #9883 of 19729
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i wounder were they figure fitting 2 240 radiators internally would fit? one up top and on on the bottom under the removable hard drive racks? seems kinda tight with 2 pumps and 2 holding tanks and all the tubes wouldn't it?
That's true. I guess if you don't want to have 2 240 rads in there it at least gives you 2 options on where to put it. You could have 2 rads in 1 loop but that can be restrictive...
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Oh btw the countdown is based on your local time.

Change the date to the 6th and you'll see that even when it reaches 0 nothing happens. :/
    
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LOL fail
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I had the same dilemma.
Originally I had both fans on the door blowing inward at my video cards. I reversed the lower fan to blow out (figured it would wick hot air out of the case since the fan is right next to the vid cards), and that configuration actually lowered my temps.
You don't want too many fans blowing into the case, because having negative case pressure will generally lead to lower temps than having positive case pressure.
Got it, thanks. I tried having the fan blow inwards at the cards but it didn't do anything. Will try having it blow out and see if that changes.
    
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Oh btw the countdown is based on your local time.

Change the date to the 6th and you'll see that even when it reaches 0 nothing happens. :/
Generally when countdowns are based on local system time, they don't actually add the new content to the website until it goes live... lol
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did i miss something? what count down?
    
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did i miss something? what count down?
Until the CM 690 II page goes "live".
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