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hmm...should I go with two 140mm side fan intakes or two 120mm? What do you guys think.
120mm's, you'll need the static pressure they can offer.

Most 140mm's suck in that regard.
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140mm
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835233037

120mm
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835233051
    
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post #1853 of 8657
Get the 120's, the 140's only have ~0.8mmH20 while the 120's have almost 3x that at ~2.4mmH20
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Just got my 800D today, sadly I was called in to go work in the office. I only had time to test mount my RX360. Very impressive, and heavy too . Just missing my mb and mb block (damn you FedEx and your lazy delivery schedule), pending cpu to be sent and need some ram.
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120mm's, you'll need the static pressure they can offer.

Most 140mm's suck in that regard.
Does static pressure matter when he's just looking for an intake fan? I don't believe that he's trying to push thru a rad but just add a bit of cooling to the GPU's.

I lowered my GPU temps by several degrees by adding a couple 120mm fans to the side panel because I had them as spares.
Edited by hollywood406 - 11/18/10 at 7:00pm
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I switched the rear 140mm for intake purposes, I have 6 120mm yates in push/pull on the rad to exhaust the incoming air from all three stock 140. well see how temps fair.

btw, my case may have that wobble a lot of owners complain about. Im on a crappy desk so it might be that, Ill put it on a hard leveled surface to see how it does.
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Does static pressure matter when he's just looking for an intake fan? I don't believe that he's trying to push thru a rad but just add a bit of cooling to the GPU's.

I lowered my GPU temps by several degrees by adding a couple 120mm fans to the side panel because I had them as spares.
I'm not sure, but I think he meant for the HDD cages.

If it's just on an open side panel hole, then 140's would be fine. Though most 120's are better than 140's.

Most good or great 140mm fans are not put on sale for most people, and instead just used in PSU's
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Tator I was actually taking about side intake on my panel. The hdd cage us coming out
    
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Tator I was actually taking about side intake on my panel. The hdd cage us coming out
Then yeah, just go for 140mm's as they won't have any restriction (unless you put a filter on them, but a filter won't choke a fan like an HDD cage will)
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