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just a quick question is it better to have the fan on the inside of the case or outside? its pushing air inside btw.
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It is better to have it on the inside

On the outside, there is a chance that a lot of the air won't make it inside, being pushed through the spaces between the fan and case, on the sides.
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thanks
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Sometimes it looks cooler on the outside depending on the case.But its best to have it inside
    
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