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Old September 15, 2011, 01:40 PM
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Aside from CPU cooler clearance issues, the position of the power circuits also places them (and their heatsinks) out of the main airflow path for most cases. Even if the case has a top fan to help out, you're still forcing the airflow to make a 90 degree turn upwards.
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