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ikpthegame

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Nov 20, 2007
So I'm running my ninja 4 with 2 noctua fans. The fan that's pulling in right in front of my rear exhaust fan. My question is, would I be better off moving the fan pulling on the ninja to the rear exhaust spot cause my rear fan doesn't move much air. I fell like I'm just dumping hot air into my case. And I have a fan on the top of my case but that's right above my ninja. Not much space in the case I have, it's a corsair carbide spec-01.
 
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ikpthegame

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Nov 20, 2007
Ok you missed the point of the question. My rear case fan is a less powerful fan than the ones on my heatsink. And the rear fan is right behind my second fan on my heatsink, my question was would I be better off putting my second heatsink fan in the rear case fan spot.
 

Joe88

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Jul 8, 2013
Keep the better fans on the heatsink
Some of the air will vent out the top

You can also just test this yourself if there is a difference in cpu, gpu, temps
 

ehume

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Oct 30, 2009
Take out you electronics. Take a pair of tin snips. Cut out the rear "grill." Line the edges with the plastic backs of cheap report covers, Trim to fit. Then don't bother with a rear grill. Instead, you'll use the pull fan on the Ninja 4 to exhaust the case. Works.