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post #6 of (permalink) Old 09-12-2019, 09:46 AM
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Quote: Originally Posted by Cysquatch View Post
its going to be a custom setup I'm planning. Basically it is going to be two 120mm fans on the intake, 1 120mm fan on the exhaust, and Toying with the idea of a side intake.
Are you going to have a GPU in this system? If so 2x 120mm intake fans will likely not supply enough case airflow. If exhaust grills are not very restictive you don't need both intake and exhuast fans. Case having intake/exhaust fans is similar to cooler or radiator having push/pull fans .. only a few degrees difference at most.

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