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post #23851 of 28613
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Originally Posted by nicolasl46 View Post

Thanks for the response, its much appreciated. Maybe I didn't explain myself properly. I'm not looking to improve the airflow of a fan, by adding another right next to it, I fully understand the principles that you are trying to explain, (thats why I never understood the push-pull set up for water rads) I'm mostly trying to get some more airflow into the case, and I thought that I could utilize the empty drive bays in front of my case. I thought about putting one fan there, but in the cosmetic side of things, two fans enclosed in a acrylic box would look much cooler. I'm not looking to improve my CPU temps, nor trying to discover something new, just looking some ways to improve the looks of my scout. Maybe I should have mention something about cosmetics over function. But like I said, I appreciate the time you took to explain all the details thumb.gif

No worries man just thought I would share that thumb.gif

push pull does work but for a different reason....basically the fins on the radiator(or heatsink depending on what your using) create a restriction that slows the velocity of air slightly and increases pressure. (I think.. always get them mixed up tongue.gif ) and the second fan helps draw the air and heat out due to the pressure difference within the restriction.

On the other hand I do chuckle at the people who bolt one fan directly onto another and swear blindly that they could instantly see an improvement in temps doh.gif
Anyway good luck on making your wind tunnel design.
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No worries man just thought I would share that thumb.gif
push pull does work but for a different reason....basically the fins on the radiator(or heatsink depending on what your using) create a restriction that slows the velocity of air slightly and increases pressure. (I think.. always get them mixed up tongue.gif ) and the second fan helps draw the air and heat out due to the pressure difference within the restriction.
On the other hand I do chuckle at the people who bolt one fan directly onto another and swear blindly that they could instantly see an improvement in temps doh.gif
Anyway good luck on making your wind tunnel design.

thanks, it will take a while, since i will be doing it during lunch at my job, but hopefully it will come out alright.
post #23853 of 28613
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From the Front:
P1040340.jpg

I really like the clean look of that case. If you can take the bottom HDD cage out and keep the top you wound have room for a second 240 on the bottom.
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On the other hand I do chuckle at the people who bolt one fan directly onto another and swear blindly that they could instantly see an improvement in temps doh.gif
Anyway good luck on making your wind tunnel design.

Most times when you see that the fan on the rad has been gutted and is being used as a shroud.

Edited by GoodInk - 11/12/11 at 4:47pm
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post #23854 of 28613
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I really like the clean look of that case. If you can take the bottom HDD cage out and keep the top you wound have room for a second 240 on the bottom.

that would be a lot of overkill for a cpu only loop that's only over clocked 20% and still running on stock voltage.
    
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post #23855 of 28613
Wow, talk about changes. Not sure what is going on with the rep. Maybe that is unique rep? Nice loop Kaneda13
Edit: Lol seems to be fixed now. Doh.
Edited by imh073p - 11/12/11 at 5:32pm
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post #23856 of 28613
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Ooh me likes the LEDs in the block, seems everyone is gettin one nowadays! I will have to look up reviews and see how if compares to a Supreme HF. biggrin.gif

Ask and ye shall receive (sorta, they didn't have the HF in there, but others are)....

xspc_raystorm_flow.jpg

xspc_raystorm_temps.jpg

LINK to the full review.

OOPS... here's a direct comparison of flow vs delta temps:

zusammenfassung2-12ezo20.jpg

LINK to the full review
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It would be helpful to know what the noise sounds like exactly. My H50 will make a "squishy gurgling" noise when I fire it back up after a reinstall or if I've had the case inverted. Try turning the machine on and tilt the case forward until the rad is higher than the pump and gently finger thump the lines to move any trapped air bubbles into the rad. If the sound is more of a mechanical noise and not liquid sounding, contact Corsair for RMA.
Edited by Rockr69 - 11/13/11 at 8:00am
    
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post #23858 of 28613

Check out this Great Scout Mod I found on MnPcTech's Facebook.

 

 

 

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Otis Fatz's   BF3 Edition...

 

Notice that the motherboard has been turned upside down and placed on the other side..  The window is hand cut on the other side..  Kind of Raven Style.


Edited by unimatrixzero - 11/13/11 at 6:37pm
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Check out this Great Scout Mod I found on MnPcTech's Facebook.


LL


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BF3 Edition...

looks good!
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Notice that the motherboard has been turned upside down and placed on the other side..  The window is hand cut on the other side..  Kind of Raven Style.

Actually, looking at the window and the PSU, i think the main box of the case was just flipped 180*, then the customer front bezel made and the handle attached to what used to be the bottom.
    
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