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CHnage the stock CPu fan from sucking to blowing on HS?

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Would this have an effect on temps? I have changed one of my fans to intake and wonder if the flan blowing on the HS would make it cooler than the fan sucking air from the HS
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Would this have an effect on temps? I have changed one of my fans to intake and wonder if the flan blowing on the HS would make it cooler than the fan sucking air from the HS
Im confused? Dont all fans blow into the HS? Are we talking CPU or what? Something sounds really wrong becasue ive never found a fan to suck air through a HS... They all blow
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Im confused? Dont all fans blow into the HS? Are we talking CPU or what? Something sounds really wrong becasue ive never found a fan to suck air through a HS... They all blow
The fan on the stock AMD Heatsink, If i put my hand over it can feel it blowing air on me
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Yea, thats kinda weird... maybe the fan got mounted backwards somehow from the factory... because on my stock heatsink it deffinately blows in onto the heatsink. As did the last one I had.
Having the air blow into it should help the temps somewhat, because the air isn't being drawn from the hot motherboard, and it should also help with airflow (depending on the case's layout)
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Nevermind it was my intake fan's air blowing on me
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