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Yeah, I agree. It may look like crap, but it sure in the hell holds its own >.>

Also hal, I used an IR temp gun that I barrowed from a friend.
 
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At least it looks nice.
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Meh. It could be better but for me as long as it keeps it cool, I am happy. But seriously, the only way you ARE going to get more air into your 360 is to do something along the lines of what I did. Eventually I am going to go and get anther fan that moves around 70-80 and put it on there and see what happens to it at 16v <_<
 
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Originally Posted by Lord Xeb View Post
Meh. It could be better but for me as long as it keeps it cool, I am happy. But seriously, the only way you ARE going to get more air into your 360 is to do something along the lines of what I did. Eventually I am going to go and get anther fan that moves around 70-80 and put it on there and see what happens to it at 16v <_<
Don't you mean more air out?? The back fans are exhaust, not intake.

There is a really good way by getting these:

http://www.divineo.com/cgi-bin/div-us/zz-360-xcc2b

And well as these:

http://www.divineo.com/cgi-bin/div-us/zz-360-wfan

It's a little expensive, but it's definitely the best thing to do in my view.

Whatever makes it cool man. Who cares if it looks awful. As for me, I move it around a lot, and painted mine, so I don't want tape all over it, haha.

Even though I have a Jasper, I'm going to be doing this soon. It cannot hurt to keep it even more cool:



I don't really care for the Blue LED because I have a case on top and it's painted and I'm not going to leave it off to see more blue lights. My PC already is annoying looking.
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Meh. I would rather have it this way. There is no need for that.
 
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i seriously see no reason to modify the 360's cooling. I have a launch 360 and i keep it inside my entertainment center's cabinet, as long as i keep the door open it only gets warm, and with my newer jasper it stays cool to the touch, but my launch 360 is the oldest and hotest version and as long as there is some sort of ventilation there is no need to do things such as the OP has
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forget the haters, trim the duct tape, clean it up, and then it will be functional, and look decent..


..i modded my original xbox...


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paint the IDE black and that xbox will be perfect
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GHETTO FOOL!

lol
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LOL, I am looking at this and it is such a mess. My new way of doing the fan fix is all inside.
 
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