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so my 520w intakes from the top and vents it down against gravity and the rest of my airflow

and the air outside of my vent feels quite warm(40-45c im guessing)

i assume this is bad for my psu

what about cutting a hole in my case and mounting psu with fan facing down? with a dust filter ofcourse
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40-45C at the output sounds normal to me.
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Vents DOWN against gravity? Can you draw a picture? I'm confused at how/where you have the thing mounted.
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so my 520w intakes from the top and vents it down against gravity and the rest of my airflow
Gravity pulls downward... so it is WITH gravity.

You probably mean against the flow of natural convection. Fans easily overcome this.
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Gravity pulls downward... so it is WITH gravity.

You probably mean against the flow of natural convection. Fans easily overcome this.
yes i mean natural convection
fans overcome that alone but the entire design of my case pushes air upwards
my v8 my 200mm big boy my pci blower card

45 c is so high i waant cold
my ambient is 25-30c
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