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Bent some fins on Big Typhoon

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I was installing my delta fan onto my big typhoon, and i installed it with 2" screws so i bent a couple fins on the corners, will this affect its performance?
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can u post a pic? i would like to see because i am considering buying one, and the only thing it should affect is the air flow over the coils, and may be a little less efficient, but as long as they arent bent to bad you should be fine
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post #3 of 5
Nah, dont worry about it. Unless they arnt clumped together (which I couldnt imagine even if they were touching it that it would affect the temp really).
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Hmm well i only "mushed" the ones below where u screw it in, what i mean by "mushed" is it crumpled like an acordian.

EDIT: oh and anyone whos gonna do this, use 1-3/4 screws not 2"
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ya your fine really...no worry about the heat...
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