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post #1451 of 2022
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Has anyone tried running without the rear 120mm exhaust fan installed?

the reason I ask is currently i have a Thermalright FDB-1300 in that position, but the 2 fans on my heatsink go at around 1800-2000rpm under load.

is there a possibility that the 1300rpm fan is "constricting" the airflow from the cpu cooler?
rule of thumb, exhaust fans should be faster than intakes...

so; in you case.. hot air would just stay inside the case longer. since your rear 120 is kinda slow.
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post #1452 of 2022
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rule of thumb, exhaust fans should be faster than intakes...

so; in you case.. hot air would just stay inside the case longer. since your rear 120 is kinda slow.
that's what i was thinking

but would having no fan there at all be better than having the slow fan?
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post #1453 of 2022
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that's what i was thinking

but would having no fan there at all be better than having the slow fan?
It can be. Check this out.
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post #1454 of 2022
Wondering if it would be worth upgrading to two 6970's??
Would they fit??







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post #1455 of 2022
Measure distance inside vs. dimesnsions listed on manufactures website for card you're looking at. Or get a bunch of SSD's and take out the HDD cage.
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post #1456 of 2022
Rotated the HDD cage in my K-62 last night and here are the results. I noticed a slight drop in temps (1c) as well.





It was a bit of a challenge connecting the cables to the HDDs. I had to route them through the back side of the cage before inserting the HDDs otherwise it would have been impossible to connect them. The cables have just enough room in front of the fan without touching it.

Here's a pic of the 8-pin CPU power cable from the PSU routed through that little square inch hole in the upper left corner for anyone curious about this case.


Edited by solsamurai - 7/20/11 at 9:54pm
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post #1457 of 2022
well I replaced the FDB-1300 with the stock 120mm fan, and replaced the rear top exhaust fan(900-1000 rpm) with my upper front intake (1200 rpm). So I'm back to just running the single front intake fan.
my load temps have dropped an average of 3*C

:edit:
I also got one of the replacement side panels that has spots for 2x 140mm fans, this one to be exact. Do any of you have one of these?
Edited by clark_b - 7/19/11 at 6:48am
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post #1458 of 2022
So does anyone have one of the side panels with the fan holes?

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post #1459 of 2022
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So does anyone have one of the side panels with the fan holes?

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post #1460 of 2022
looks great mr champloo
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