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Old 07-25-2006, 12:27 AM   #1
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Hello guys, i just bought a small case fan and its around 32 to 34 celcious in my room.. i know thats hot as hell.. i was just wondering if i should have the fan blowing out air or sucking in air? and its on the side pannle by the way
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Old 07-25-2006, 12:29 AM   #2
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Take the air in. It will suck air and with the force, air gets cooler.
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Old 07-25-2006, 03:34 AM   #3
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oh thanks man i thought it would just suck in the hot air and stay hot in there
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That's why you have the rear case fans. Those are the exhaust fans, and the side and front fans are intake.
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Old 07-25-2006, 03:47 AM   #5
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im actually going to get some 120mm case fan now im going to put it in the back should i have it blowing out air or sucking in air?
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Have it as an exhuast if it's in the rear.
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im putting it in the very back where you plug all ur stuff in
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opps my bad haha
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Old 07-25-2006, 04:54 AM   #9
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It would be a good idea to have it blowing in because most PSUs blow air out anyway.
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Yeah i was kind of thinking that to i guess i can just test it out and see if the temp's get better thanks
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