If you are going to use a slim profile fan push/pull would be necessary to achive any real performance in which case you'd be better off with a standard 25mm thick with High Static pressure designed for a radiator in pull only Space is always your first consideration, but where space is not an issue push/pull always increases performance. Push or pull type (Remove the bolt at center of the fan, and reverse the fan blades). And every PC setup is different as well, so try them all and see what works best in your case. Started 1 minute ago GeneralGusher Started 18 minutes ago AntonioMarius The stock auto Supra has the single mechanical fan, a small electrical pull fan on the driver's side and a larger push style as well on the driver's side. For the Hyper 212 LED, I … I have a x72. Notice that the fan is located on the radiator hose side of the radiator. By Posted in Troubleshooting, Linus Media Group Dominic Moass December 28, 2016 Cooling, Featured Tech Reviews When I built my first PC a few years back, I … front of the case placement. Started 30 minutes ago http://www.overclockers.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=111511&d=1339592332. If you setup a pull from the inside to the outside, it'll be easier to clean the radiator. If you put it in the from thne leave the filter because you will have to use the fans as intakes. Exhausting air form inside the case through a radiator may give you a few degrees higher CPU temp in games because GPU makes a lot of hot air. If you mean the pice covers, is that being sucked in or just floating in? Push or pull makes no difference for the radiator. level 2 Kaison12345 Push vs Pull vs Push/Shroud vs Pull/Shroud 25mm Fan - 1350 RPM Posted in New Builds and Planning, By These are usually the factory location for electric fans. BezneaMihai I'm keeping everything else the way it was for anyone who might check out my answers in future, but I won't be using LTT. There will be a few degrees difference if you use the radiator on top than in front. Pull fans: these fans pull air through the radiator and are located on the engine side of the radiator. Bottom line, if you want to run two fans, run one on either side of the radiator in a push/pull configuration. Silent Wings 3. You NEVER EVER want a fan in front of the radiator as a PULLER. Cooler: Corsair H150i PRO RGB 360mm Liquid Cooler Yes more fans = more money. Also in the front under the radiator or at the bottom with the PSU? Oh, Thank you for the advice! With its overall thickness of 3.26 inch and an overall diameter of 16.73 inches, the AUTOSAVER88 Black… http://i46.tinypic.com/2zp0ck2.jpg. Motherboard: ASUS Crosshair VII Hero The result is decreased airflow ranging from a small percentage for some dust on the blade edges, to double-digits if the screen gets clogged. And honestly, you get some pretty big diminishing returns when you do push/pull unless you are using a thick radiator (50mm +). ©2021 PCPartPicker, LLC. If you use the top put the fans to push the air up through the top and remove the filter thing on top for more air to go out the top. Power Supply: Corsair HX1000i Platinum-Rated, Radiator Fans: 3x Corsair ML120 SirNapkin1334 A-Team Performance 130031 Electric Radiator Cooling Fan Cooler Heavy Duty Wide Curved 10 S Blades 12V 3000 CFM Reversible Push or Pull with Mounting … Pull fans mount on the inside of the radiator, and they pull the air across the radiator. For example, my AIO is pushing air out of the back with 1 extra exhaust fan (total of 3) and there's 3 intake fans. If, however, the fans are behind the radiator and they pull the air through them, that’s called «pull». Basically, putting it on the front means:  - The rest of your build will be slightly warmer because of the hot air leaving the radiator. If the fans have high static presure, the airflow will be OK even passing through a radiator. Veteran Ancient Guru. reasons why i prefere radiators in the front. Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by W@w@Y, Feb 1, 2017. The only thing that will happen is your room will be hotter. Maximum Fan CFM: 1730 cfm. Kimbie, you can run an H100i in push or pull fashion within the Air240 case. Which do I recommend? Here is an example, in a normal pc the air is just going to find an opening to leave like here http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/a5/Computer_case_coolingair_flow.png, The way you would have it is like this where the radiator is just added and all the hot air will still be able to be released but going through the radiator. Posted in New Builds and Planning, By Echus100 SSD: Samsung 960 EVO NVME SSD 1TB, Intel 1TB NVME, Graphics Card: Asus ROG Strix GTX 1080Ti OC, Case: Phanteks Evolv X  Also remember heat rises.Â.  - The rest of your components won't be as hot. They push fresh air that enters from the grill through the radiator. A push fan mounts between the radiator and the outside of the car – it pushes air from the outside through the radiator. Powered by Invision Community, Let's create a new but old pc. (i've seen up to 10C higher), reason3: a front mounted radiator in pull is easier to clean as well (yes even tho you have a dust filter you will get dust in). Behind they need to be pull. If you want to use a push and pull system on your radiator, this will give you a more consistent speed of air moving through the radiator and makes … r1cky- Air outside to inside I have found does lower my CPU temp vs the reverse. Your cpu temps will rise as compared to having 2 fans in the top. My suggestion Push/pull. Now if you want better cooling, put identical fans on both sides of the radiator, and use both, or all four fans (depending on rad size) to increase airflow through the fins. I planned to mount the radiator into the front (filtered material there and intakes in the front panel in the Fractal Define S Window) with the fans pulling air through the Radiator into the case. Linus Media Group is not associated with these services. Now I'm getting 70c max with an average 58c. Either way, pushing the case air from inside the case, through the rad, and out or pulling the case air through the rad and to the outside (fan in front, or behind the radiator) won't make a huge difference either way. Pretty much no difference, just do whatever balances the airflow better. would pushing hot air from the case through the radiator cause the liquids temperature to to raise? Include hardware for easy zip tie mounting. Potato Laptop (Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook, 2013): RAM: 8GB DDR3 2133mhz SODIMM (1x4GB Samsung, 1x4GB Kingston), SSD: Kingston 24GB SSD (originally for caching), You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. Fresh airflow enters through the grille, then is pushed through the radiator core, and exits out the back side of the radiator. Feel free to try either configuration, as this tends to differ slightly between builds. Should I sell my whole system, or each part individually? It will keep your computer cooler. Push/Push came out at 9.1C, which is barely any better than just one fan in push. Started 30 minutes ago Maximum Fan RPM: 2,250 rpm. Posted in Programs, Apps and Websites, By Pull fans: these fans pull air through the radiator and are located on the engine side of the radiator. Push, pull, or push/pull? Just do push out. TONS of people have asked me about fan configurations for radiators and heatsinks. Pusher fans are used typically where there is a limited amount of space for a properly sized puller fan. It's easy! There's advantages & disadvantaged for all of them. Sign up for a new account in our community. There is enough room inside the chassis to mount push/pull wholly in the case and still have clearance for a very long GPU card (More than 320mm) It is min 2 exhaust fan and 1 intake air fan should be required. (Really old hardware like in the days of windows 98). All rights reserved. here is an example instead of using fresh air? Depending on the physical arrangement of the fan and airflow path, when air is pushed in by a fan at the front end, dust will accumulate to some extent on the screen and blades. I'm not an expert on fans, but, the "push/pull" goes like this....pushing is where it's mounted in front of the radiator, and blows back through the radiator AND the engine compartment. A cleaner radiator certainly performs better than a dirty one and if it's a pain to clean then it is less likely to get done regularly. I will mount the radiator at the front and use Noctua 3000 RPM fans to push air through the radiator and NZXT 2000 RPM fans to pull air into PC. Started 24 minutes ago Fan/Radiator combo are mounted inside the case, fans are not located on chassis rails - main reason is to create a larger channel for intake air to flow. @safredAAs, you do not want the fans pulling air through the radiator if you put it on top, the dust build up will/should annoy you. Posted in CPUs, Motherboards, and Memory, By Push, pull or push/pull after all? Push/Pull still comes in at 85%+, and the highest Push radiator is only at 70%. i would not use a fan in the bottom behind the psu because that dust filter is annoying to get out + cleaning the fan in the front is just easier. Front radiator push pull. By: AUTOSAVER88. Pull/Pull came out at 8.9C which a little better, but still not worthwhile. You do not want a fan infront of the radiator as a pusher. Pusher fans mount on the grille side (front) of the radiator core and push air through the radiator core. its better to push the air outside. And I will set up 3 Aer F120 120mm Case fans at the top and 1 Aer F140 140mm Case fan at the back to … Pull trim: the fan(s) suck in the air as if/they were installed below the radiator and "pull" the air across the radiator fins. Posted in Troubleshooting, By Difference between Push and Pull Fans. You can attach fans to both sides of the radiators. aaronnickols27 Page 2 of 2 < Prev 1 2. reason3: a front mounted radiator in pull is easier to clean as well (yes even tho you have a dust filter you will get dust in) with running this setup you can also keep the top closed of with the sound dampening material. 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