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Well you'll need 6-32 pitch bolts the same exact length as the included bolts to mount the second fan if you don't use a shroud. If you use a shroud they have to be longer.

If you intend to use a shroud I suggest a gutted 120mm fan as your shroud to keep the footprint the same as the Pusher or Puller. Measure both fan and shroud together and get bolts according to your measurement + the measurement of the extended length past the housing of an unmounted fanbolt in the housing.

You may have to buy longer than intended and modify them to fit. Just make sure to clean up the threads with a die tool or a proper rasp file before trying to mate it to the mounting holes or you could punch into your Rad and cause a mess. And remember not to force them into the holes.

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Ok, so I just got an H50 and two 38mm Scythe Ultra Kazes to set up a push/pull. Any ideas on how to attach the fans? I'd like to use screws over zip-ties if possible. Also, I have a HAF 932 and I was wondering what the best way to mount the rad and fans in the drive bays was.
 
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How many fans did you have in your system prior to installation, where are they at and what is each of their jobs. This will help us determine your static pressure prior to installation by giving us a baseline.

Where did you locate the Rad and how did you set it up? Intake or exhaust. Are the fittings located at the top, bottom or side of your setup.

Is your pump making any noise?

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I had all the stock fans in the CM 690 II.

I installed the Corsair fan blowing air inside where the stock fan on the case was and I put the radiator on it with the fittings on the bottom. I feel its weird to take the air inside, but it doesn't make sense to put the fan blowing out where it doesn't blow over the radiator.

The pump isn't making much noise as it seems quiet, but I did hear the water start running when I turned it on the first time.
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post #9683 of 28252
Hmmm

I forgot to ask how long you've had it in your system, where are the pump fittings(6 o'clock position, 12 o'clock?) and again where are the fittings of the Radiator (top bottom side?), it may just come down to having to reseat the plate so it gets better contact with the CPU.

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I had all the stock fans in the CM 690 II.

I installed the Corsair fan blowing air inside where the stock fan on the case was and I put the radiator on it with the fittings on the bottom. I feel its weird to take the air inside, but it doesn't make sense to put the fan blowing out where it doesn't blow over the radiator.

The pump isn't making much noise as it seems quiet, but I did hear the water start running when I turned it on the first time.
 
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Hmmm

I forgot to ask how long you've had it in your system, where are the pump fittings(6 o'clock position, 12 o'clock?) and again where are the fittings of the Radiator (top bottom side?), it may just come down to having to reseat the plate so it gets better contact with the CPU.

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It has been in there for about 14 hours now.

The fittings on the pump are in the 6-oclock position, and on the radiator at 6 o clock as well.
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Well you'll need 6-32 pitch bolts the same exact length as the included bolts to mount the second fan if you don't use a shroud. If you use a shroud they have to be longer.

If you intend to use a shroud I suggest a gutted 120mm fan as your shroud to keep the footprint the same as the Pusher or Puller. Measure both fan and shroud together and get bolts according to your measurement + the measurement of the extended length past the housing of an unmounted fanbolt in the housing.

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I'm pretty new to all this stuff and I keep seeing stuff about shrouds but I'm having a hard time finding stuff about them. I think I get the basic idea of them but how much do they really help? If I were to put 25mm shrouds in between my rad and my fans, would the screws that came with the H50 be long enough for both if I put them through the hole in the fan closer to the rad and then through the shroud and into the rad?

Also, if I did get shrouds, where can I get them? I don't have any extra 120mm fans and I'm not exactly a master craftsmen, so I don't know how the whole gutting process would turn out.
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I'm pretty new to all this stuff and I keep seeing stuff about shrouds but I'm having a hard time finding stuff about them. I think I get the basic idea of them but how much do they really help? If I were to put 25mm shrouds in between my rad and my fans, would the screws that came with the H50 be long enough for both if I put them through the hole in the fan closer to the rad and then through the shroud and into the rad?

Also, if I did get shrouds, where can I get them? I don't have any extra 120mm fans and I'm not exactly a master craftsmen, so I don't know how the whole gutting process would turn out.
They help a bit.
Nope.
Buy cheap 120mm fans online. You don't have to be a master craftsmen. Its not really that hard to gut a fan.
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What length screws will work?
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What length screws will work?
The screw size is 6-32 and for the length you're going to have to measure for yourself because it depends on you.
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The screw size is 6-32 and for the length you're going to have to measure for yourself because it depends on the size of the fans and shrouds and where you mount it what size you will need.
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Are your hoses more arced or kinked? Sometime if you try to fit the Rad to a barely reachable spot it puts negative pressure on the lines and re-tar-ds the intended performance.

Actually if you could get a pic of your setup that would be even more helpful.

14 hours should be more than enough time for the stock paste to cure. But if you reseat the pump you'll have to start over with fresh paste. So let's try everything else first unless you have as good as the stock TIM which is ranked #1. You can see the results from testing 80 different TIMs' in my sig.

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It has been in there for about 14 hours now.

The fittings on the pump are in the 6-oclock position, and on the radiator at 6 o clock as well.
 
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