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Hi,
It would need to be stainless steel or copper or brass
Sadly to cut costs some use cheap tin and coat it with nickel or something so they can say all parts are not corrosive, yeah I'm looking at you ek lol their old fittings from like 4 years ago are/ were shit not completely nickel plated and had bare spots inside them so they corroded.

They finally started making fittings out of brass and nickel/... plating them
But they always hid behind use premix fluids and don't mix metals but they already mix metals for you.

Just looked, the filter is fine stainless steel wire mesh. Being Aquacomputer it should be good quality.

I had a EK nickel block a while ago before this supremacy classic and imo the nickel coating was babba, After this one it will be copper only if possible as i think it looks better anyway.
 

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Because if it would be exhaust it will steal the air from the CPU fan?
But even I as a dumb guy know that that's against how thermal physics work as hot air rises up :confused:
 
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Because if it would be exhaust it will steal the air from the CPU fan?

The CPU fan has air directly from the fan opposite it. I figured maybe extra cool external air in top and front and into CPU fan, but maybe a rear fan to suck it out of the case might help
 
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But even I as a dumb guy know that that's against how thermal physics work as hot air rises up :confused:
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This guy also overclocks memory and this is the second thing the top/ intake fan is doing, blowing cooler room air on those memory sticks
First perk is notice where it's positioned it's in front of the cpu air cooler and thus feeding it with cooler room air

As far as heat rises well that is true but the front case fans blow air through the case and out the back not redirection forces needed from the top as exhaust.

Which is a brilliant way to cool to birds with a single fan :respect:


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If hot air rises in your case, you aren’t moving enough air :D

It’s mainly for my memory but it does help with the CPU too :cool:
 
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Bears s**t in the woods, water follows gravity and hot air rises. But you can cage a bear, pump water where you want and blow air in any direction you like with a fan.
 

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529cfm intake and 267cfm hanging on the cooler, no redirection needed :D
 

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Well, who am I to judge :D just more cleaning then. :p
 
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Hi,
Cleaning filters is normal maintenance
And yes the top of every case has a filter same as the front I wonder why that is :confused:
 

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Cleaning filters is normal maintenance
And yes the top of every case has a filter same as the front I wonder why that is :confused:

To keep cat toe beans from going through steel mesh?
 
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Hi,
Cleaning filters is normal maintenance
And yes the top of every case has a filter same as the front I wonder why that is :confused:
Dust does follow the laws of gravity and if your system is off dust tends to accumulate on top but your logic is also true.
 

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Hi,
Cleaning filters is normal maintenance
And yes the top of every case has a filter same as the front I wonder why that is :confused:
Ever wondered why they're called dust filters? ;)
 
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Ever wondered why they're called dust filters? ;)
Hi,
Well by your logic the "dust filter" is to catch dust from "Inside the case" little harder to clean imho :laugh:

Maybe a new thread of dust/ gravity and filters should be made we stressed off topic
 
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Since I'm here I might as well post something on topic. Finally managed my first test fit it's only been an idea in my head for about 6months.
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Still need to finish the fan housings and controller, dust filters and some sort of housing for the network switches. Oh and paint it all aswell as fit led strips to the rest of the treads.

Oh and get round to buying a CPU for my Nas or upgrade my 3600x and throw that in the nas.

RGB stairs, have that gamers!!!
 
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I don’t use filters. I change my furnace filter, sweep the floor, dust the furniture.. no real problems with dust. Sure it does build up, but it’s not horrible. Plus I have a Metro Datavac.. dust does not concern me :)

My upstairs rig on the other hand.. it flows maybe a third of the air mine does, and that thing gets dusty. Again, no filters on that one either..
 
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System Name Ghetto Rigs z490|x99|Acer 17 Nitro 7840hs/ 5600c40-2x16/ 4060/ 1tb acer stock m.2/ 4tb sn850x
Processor 10900k w/Optimus Foundation | 5930k w/Black Noctua D15
Motherboard z490 Maximus XII Apex | x99 Sabertooth
Cooling oCool D5 res-combo/280 GTX/ Optimus Foundation/ gpu water block | Blk D15
Memory Trident-Z Royal 4000c16 2x16gb | Trident-Z 3200c14 4x8gb
Video Card(s) Titan Xp-water | evga 980ti gaming-w/ air
Storage 970evo+500gb & sn850x 4tb | 860 pro 256gb | Acer m.2 1tb/ sn850x 4tb| Many2.5" sata's ssd 3.5hdd's
Display(s) 1-AOC G2460PG 24"G-Sync 144Hz/ 2nd 1-ASUS VG248QE 24"/ 3rd LG 43" series
Case D450 | Cherry Entertainment center on Test bench
Audio Device(s) Built in Realtek x2 with 2-Insignia 2.0 sound bars & 1-LG sound bar
Power Supply EVGA 1000P2 with APC AX1500 | 850P2 with CyberPower-GX1325U
Mouse Redragon Perdition x3
Keyboard G710+x3
Software Win-7 pro x3 and win-10 & 11pro x3
Benchmark Scores Are in the benchmark section
I don’t use filters. I change my furnace filter, sweep the floor, dust the furniture.. no real problems with dust. Sure it does build up, but it’s not horrible. Plus I have a Metro Datavac.. dust does not concern me :)

My upstairs rig on the other hand.. it flows maybe a third of the air mine does, and that thing gets dusty. Again, no filters on that one either..
Hi,
If anything I better my filters the screen alone is pretty lame
I'm using additional speaker cloth which catches micro dust not just the bunnies
I do the same on the front just vac them when needed.

I also cut the metal grid off the top of the case for less restriction ;)

Yes I need some black tape too :laugh:
 

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