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How to determien which direction a case fan blows

I have the 120mm and 80mm 4 red LED Typhoon case fans. I need to know which direction the fan's airflow goes. The blades have one side curved in and the other curved out. Which way the air will flow?

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  • ftgml Dec 26, 2008

    I could not find the arrows that was why I posted the question.

    In the center, one side has the product label. Aslo can the curvature of the blades reveal which way the air will blow?



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If you look on the sides of the fan there will be two arrows on one of the sides indicating the direction of the airflow. Thanks and please take a moment to rate this answer with a fixya rating. Thank you.

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  • Kevin Shafer
    Kevin Shafer Dec 27, 2008

    Odd, usually there are arrows :c) Nonetheless, the airflow goes in the opposite direction of the curve. In other words, the curve goes down, the airflow goes up and the rotation is counterclockwise.


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