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Old December 30, 2009, 10:06 PM
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Right now the cooling is stock on the case, The two top fans and rear mobo fan are exhausting, the one front fan is the only intake from what I can see, and its airflow is mostly blocked by part the sticks out at the front, the CPU HSF fan is blowing air to the rear exhaust fan, here is a side profile of the empty case.


I am thinking adding the front intake fan, and bottom fan like you suggested plus maybe cutting and putting a fan grill with a larger fan blowing in on the side panel.
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Old December 31, 2009, 07:04 AM
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put more intake fans. positive pressure is what you want heat rises. or just leave the side panel off and your temps look great i would not reset the heatsink. @ 30c in my apt on water i can hit 70c so (i7 920 @3.8 1.21vcore max temps every seen was 77c @ ambient 0f 30c with ht on )

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