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As it can be seen here: http://www.overclock.net/case-mod-wo...ml#post3889540

I got my top panel. Now should me fans be blowing air in or sucking air out?
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post #2 of 11
i say out. specialy if you got fans at the front of the case sucking in?

plus heat rises.. so get it out
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post #3 of 11
i have 2x120mm sucking out because my true is pointed up where hot air rises,but just try to to have equal air flow.
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post #4 of 11
mine goes from front...and sucks out back...I have a case Funnel on my CPU, And the PSU gets sucked out the top...So I basically agree with everyone els in a longer sentence...lol
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Yep, orient the TRUE so it blows up(LOL), intake on the front & back.
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post #6 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by Marin View Post
As it can be seen here: http://www.overclock.net/case-mod-wo...ml#post3889540

I got my top panel. Now should me fans be blowing air in or sucking air out?

Oh and another thing with having fans on the top...Don’t put drinks near it...lol (Y3k) Put like $5,000 - $10,000 into his machine and then spilt his coke in it while playing CSS and the fans made it spray all over EVERYTHING...But ya...Basically use common sense...lol

(Don’t worry he shut it down at that second and then ripped it apart and cleaned it...he got lucky lol...)
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Originally Posted by YourBulletWoundHero View Post
Oh and another thing with having fans on the top...Don’t put drinks near it...lol (Y3k) Put like $5,000 - $10,000 into his machine and then spilt his coke in it while playing CSS and the fans made it spray all over EVERYTHING...But ya...Basically use common sense...lol

(Don’t worry he shut it down at that second and then ripped it apart and cleaned it...he got lucky lol...)
My step sister knocked her huge glass of water over while I was playing BF2 1 day and it poured into my first system. I wanted to kill her but I saved it.
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post #8 of 11
That's why I'm the only one allowed to eat and drink at the computer. I'm a complete bully when it comes to what's done to and around it.
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post #9 of 11
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Originally Posted by Marin View Post
As it can be seen here: http://www.overclock.net/case-mod-wo...ml#post3889540

I got my top panel. Now should me fans be blowing air in or sucking air out?
So, you repaired your old Top panel .
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So, you repaired your old Top panel .
No, looks to me like he replaced it with 2 exhaust fan holes by lian li.
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