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post #11 of 21
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Originally Posted by clark_b View Post
no. you dumbed out on it just then.

all fans blow one direction. to change it you flip the fan over. if you want it on the other side just move it there.
really all fans can do that ? are you sure ?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-059-_-Product



and thanks yeah I'll just take of the heatsink for the RAM until I can get the armageddon.
post #12 of 21
Yes, I'm sure. If a fan is pushing air on one side, it's pulling air through on the other. If you originally had it pulling air through the heatsink, if you flip it, it with then be pushing air through it instead.

In this case, the way it's pictured in that link, flip it so the sticker saying CNPS 10x is facing the heatsink, and VIOLA!


Edited by Demented - 1/19/11 at 1:12pm
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wow thats a gay thing to do to a fan. nvm. all fans you buy by themselves do it....
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Yes, I'm sure. If a fan is pushing air on one side, it's pulling air through on the other. If you originally had it pulling air through the heatsink, if you flip it, it with then be pushing air through it instead.

In this case, the way it's pictured in that link, flip it so the sticker saying CNPS 10x is facing the heatsink, and VIOLA!

yeah i would but the fan doesn't have a mount on that side
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A couple of cable ties can do the job.
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A couple of cable ties can do the job.
oh thanks ill try that out
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oh also will it make a big performance loss?
post #18 of 21
like everyone said, just flip the fan around lol. Also, no major performance loss should arouse. However, I don't know if this is possible with your cooler, you could always make it a push/pull config by buying another fan.
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like everyone said, just flip the fan around lol. Also, no major performance loss should arouse. However, I don't know if this is possible with your cooler, you could always make it a push/pull config by buying another fan.
:< i get the flip around thing but yeah its not work with my fan I've decided to go with this fan
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/75...D12SL-12C.html

it will fit on my ram side but also does it matter if i use two different fans for push and pull
post #20 of 21
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oh crap this fan doesnt look cpu mountable? can anyone confirm that
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