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i am buying the haf 912 along with 4 fans. it comes with 1 so a total of 5.
it can put 2 front, 1 side, 1 back, 2 top. im going to put 2 front, 1 back, and either of these. 1 top, 1 side, or no side and 2 top. which one?
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what speed fans are they?
    
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what speed fans are they?
2000rpm 80 cfm 25db
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Personally - I don't know how true this is just my personal opinion. But so that the airflow through my case is as smooth as possible, I make sure all the air moves along a single plane,

I.e through the case lengthways, so intake in the front and bottom (in cases that support it) and exhaust out the rear and top. I feel that side intakes make the air flow a lot more turbulent and air doesnt flow out of the system as smoothly and quickly.

Thats how I always do it. Might be complete rubbish but it makes sense to me ;P
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Personally - I don't know how true this is just my personal opinion. But so that the airflow through my case is as smooth as possible, I make sure all the air moves along a single plane,

I.e through the case lengthways, so intake in the front and bottom (in cases that support it) and exhaust out the rear and top. I feel that side intakes make the air flow a lot more turbulent and air doesnt flow out of the system as smoothly and quickly.

Thats how I always do it. Might be complete rubbish but it makes sense to me ;P
yeah thats the answer i was looking for +1
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