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post #11 of 17
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The blades are 70mm, but the entire fan (corner to corner) is 100mm

Hmmmm...odd size
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post #12 of 17
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tried and tested this experiment

Conclusion: Even though the speed of the original CPU fan increased - to about 3600rpm, the temperature of the CPU only dropped by 3 degrees on average. Needless to say, risking your CPU's HSF from overspinning isnt worth 3 degrees.

Recommendation: If your that desperate, turn your case on its side and use a desk fan - i find that to drop the temp by 4 - 6 degrees
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post #13 of 17
if you want a 9*C temp drop (whole comp, even VGA and CPU) get this.
http://www.thinkgeek.com/pcmods/cooling/7a7a/
but 50$ is kind of expensive.
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post #14 of 17
Get one of these babies and see what happens.
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post #15 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by The_Jester
The blades are 70mm, but the entire fan (corner to corner) is 100mm

Hmmmm...odd size
If it's 100mm corner-to-corner it's an 80mm fan.
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post #16 of 17
another idea is to have your heatsink fan on the left of your heatsink and thjen on the other side of the heatsink have andother fan so it makes a mini wind tunnel in your heatsink.....attaching the fan is a problem.,....or have 2 fans on the side blowing into the heatsink and trhen the fan on the top taking all the air out......
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post #17 of 17
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i might do that *when* i get my big typhoon with this stock one. Ill see how it compares. If i face the exhaust of the tunnel toward the back of my case - the rear fan will get rid of it faster.
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