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    Default Need 140mm fans that look good... from behind.

    I've run into a little snag. I need a 140mm fan that looks great from the back. I'm going to use six of them in the front of a case, as exhaust. This means I'll have to flip the fans around. Problem is, they're all ugly as sin from the back, and I had no intention of using grills to hide them.

    An example:


    I hate that diagonal crossbar. The nasty sticker. The exposed wire.

    What looks good from the back? Also, any with vertical/horizontal crossbars?

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    Default Re: Need 140mm fans that look good... from behind.

    Pull the sticker off and put some black plastic or tape over the support to cover the wiring.

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    Default Re: Need 140mm fans that look good... from behind.

    I can't tell if you're joking, or if you're actually serious. lol

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    Default Re: Need 140mm fans that look good... from behind.

    Serious,
    Or he can just cut all the legs off and use it as a shroud. I do

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    Default Re: Need 140mm fans that look good... from behind.

    Suddenly, I'm glad I posted this question elsewhere.

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    Default Re: Need 140mm fans that look good... from behind.

    I looked everywhere and couldn't find one. This may be a shot in the dark, but could the magnetic bearing Enermax fans be taken out of the housing and flipped around since they come out so easily?
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    Default Re: Need 140mm fans that look good... from behind.

    Which Enermax model? Might be worth looking into.

    No, nevermind. I just looked at the schematic; I'd have to rebuild the hub. Too complex.
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