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post #1 of 5
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How much of a difference would it be if I took of my side panel and just put a portable fan next to it?
one like this
http://www.target.com/Hunter-12-Tabl...k%3Afan&page=2
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post #2 of 5
atry it and find out. One down side is the accelerated dust build up though.
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post #3 of 5
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Ya good point. I just need to do it for the day hours because my temps are way to high during the summer. I need it to cool down.

Just tried it. No good only a 1 degree drop on both the cpu and gpu
Edited by gamer50 - 6/29/08 at 5:13pm
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post #4 of 5
Im surprised... I would expect a 5C drop.

You sure you monitored temps well during load?
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post #5 of 5
I do this with my air purifier except the air comes out of a 2inch by 4 inch hole so it cools like 10C off normall temps.
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