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post #11 of 32
I personally prefer using a few drops of contact cement. Cleaner IMO.
post #12 of 32
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Exact reason why I don't use them, especially when I have a 24/7 rig.

Also to the OP, it's best to use the same fans for push/pull.
I was going to say the same thing, but I noticed in his sig he says he has 2 120mm 80cfm fans. If the fans are rated the exact same, I think it should be fine.
    
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YEa I used rubber bands for the longest time. But one day they cracked and gave out and pretty much dropped inside my case. Good think I was watching them so I cought them before they spun on my video card.

I now use tie wraps aka zip ties. Those wont give out anytime soon.
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I went with the IFX-14 and had alot of problems with the clips. I went with pieces of wood dowel so no metal and rubber bands.
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Nothing spells ghetto with a capital G like a rubberband inside a PC
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Nothing spells ghetto with a capital G like a rubberband inside a PC

I'm just cheap LOL
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wow nice job
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post #18 of 32
I used springs I got from an ACE hardware store
2 small long ones allowed a little snip and bending, then I just screwed them to the fan.
Easy to pop the fan on and allows me to scoot the fan up a bit to easily deal with the RAM when necessary
    
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Why do people hate the stock mounting clips, its a cheap and simple way of holding the fans securely to the TRUE
    
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Why do people hate the stock mounting clips, its a cheap and simple way of holding the fans securely to the TRUE
Mine broke, thus the springs
    
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