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I think it was, its certainly increased airflow..
The fan was from a bestec power supply!

    
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draw a box in paint and make arrows to show ur air flow cause it looks like ur air would just get washed around in circles.. hot air rises up for ur bottom exhaust and flows back in??
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okay, have now..
im not the best paint drawer

PSU has a fan on the bottom of it, air goes out the back of it.
    
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Intake should always be BELOW exhaust. Hot air rises, like Ash said.
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is cutting part of the grid out a good idea??
When I have another fan I will put 1 intake and 1 exhaust on the side panel.
    
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post #6 of 10
Removing the grill is fine as long as you keep stuff away from the bare blades. It'll be quieter than forcing air through the grill. But having an intake, even a passive intake, right above an exhaust will mean that the hot air you just got rid of will be sucked back in.

What other intakes are there?
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Removing the grill is fine as long as you keep stuff away from the bare blades. It'll be quieter than forcing air through the grill. But having an intake, even a passive intake, right above an exhaust will mean that the hot air you just got rid of will be sucked back in.

What other intakes are there?
CPU FAN

I am thinking about making a intake on the top of the case, or should that be exhaust?
This would require some drills, which I do not have.. :\\
but this will be in the future, I will get it done.

Thanks for the input so far
    
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post #8 of 10
Whatever you do, just make sure the airflow is all in one direction. The best way is intakes at or near the bottom, exhaust at or near the top. Case airflow is one harmonious stream...too many different directions and you'll be almost as bad off as having no fans at all (OK, exaggeration)..
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LOL at mod fail.
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LOL at mod fail.
whats fail, I admit, im a n00b.
    
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