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post #11 of 30
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Yea, that's what it looks like now. Why?

Because that case fan is blowing in.
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Now that I look closer at the second photo, it looks like your rear fan is an intake and the airflow is going to the front of the case.
post #13 of 30
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Yea, that's what it looks like now. Why?
just to make sure, the fans blow on the side that the sticker is on. If the fan in back has the sticker facing outside, that's good.
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post #14 of 30
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There's a little diagram on the fan that shows which direction airflow is and I have it turned to where it's blowing air out of the case.
post #15 of 30
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There's a little diagram on the fan that shows which direction airflow is and I have it turned to where it's blowing air out of the case.

Ok, but the angle of the fan blades indicate that it is blowing in.
Notice the angle of the blades compred to yours.

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post #16 of 30
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Hrm, yea I see what you mean. Let me pull one my fans out and take a pic and I'll post it on here. Give me a few minutes.
post #17 of 30
Yup, it's definitely intaking air. Can't you feel that little to no air is blowing out the back?
post #18 of 30
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Ok, here's the pic. Couldn't get a clear enough picture to pick up the arrows for some reason, so just put them on in paint to show you. But yes, there is airflow comming from the back of the case. I can feel it blowing out.
post #19 of 30
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Ok, here's the pic. Couldn't get a clear enough picture to pick up the arrows for some reason, so just put them on in paint to show you. But yes, there is airflow comming from the back of the case. I can feel it blowing out.
That is correct for exhaust, that is the direction you want it to face when mounted.
That side should face the HS.
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post #20 of 30
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Ok, that's the way it's mounted in there.
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