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Whats the best external cooling fan everyone using for their amps?
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Delta electronics hands f'n down.
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Computer fans work depending on heat sink. Especially at 12v
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This is how it's done... hands down.





2 10" radiator fans ($50 on amazon) flowing from the bottom up, keeps my amps right around ambient temps no matter what I do. I can fly a kite with the air flow I got. Even the vents on the end caps have air flowing out of them.
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^^^Thanks bro! I had my amps protect with the hatch closed, wired up the fans relay and haven't seen a red light since. They feel cool to the touch now after hours of hard demos wired @ 0.5 nominal.
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2 10" radiator fans ($50 on amazon) flowing from the bottom up, keeps my amps right around ambient temps no matter what I do. I can fly a kite with the air flow I got. Even the vents on the end caps have air flowing out of them.
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Yo I'm sure it works but amps with that heat sink design can really utilize direct cooling on the top. Any amp with those fins basically.

I ran some old pg sub amp in my room and it got pretty warm. I put a 120mm on top and it was cold as ice.

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Have a pair of 10" fans on the way. Was gonna re use my big array of 2.5" fans but thats a lot more simple. Plus my mount area is perfect for it as itd pull air off my other amps as well
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