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post #11 of 18
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Originally Posted by onlycodered View Post
Doesn't that statement go against what you said though? If hot air rises and the 120mm fan is an intake, it would have some benefit from facing downward.
No, because it just exhausts out the back of the case anyway.
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post #12 of 18
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Why though? The 200mm fan and the other one on the back are designed to remove that heat... i mean hot air rises?
The whole idea in flipping the psu upsidedown is to make the cable's longer for cable management.

To OP I would just wait for the PSU to arrive then make the cutting, you dont want to ruin your case if you make a mistake, patience is a virtue.
post #13 of 18
Yeah, cool air in the front over the HDD's and hot out the back and top. There is no point to having an out on the bottom.
post #14 of 18
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The whole idea in flipping the psu upsidedown is to make the cable's longer for cable management.

To OP I would just wait for the PSU to arrive then make the cutting, you dont want to ruin your case if you make a mistake, patience is a virtue.
Ah, ok. Doesn't make a diff for me, my psu has its cables coming out of the center of it. Still, the rise in ambiance wouldn't benefit over having cables all over the place.
post #15 of 18
in The CoolerMaster CM590 , CM690 and Cosmos the PSU suck fresh air from the outside the case





    
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If you do the mod you might wanna do somthing to elevate the case so it can get air easyer maybe put casters on it.
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post #17 of 18
this is my CM690 the PSU is up side down , the air is coming in also from the grill on the bottom of the case

    
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post #18 of 18
Lol thats crazy. There is a bunch of holes right next to that. If you were concerned with your ambient temps, you would block that or put a fan pushing air out of the case on that now.
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