Instructables: exploring - technology - computers - fan - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:48:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to: DIY Modded Computer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-DIY-Modded-Computer-Case/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2008 22:49:50 PDT
Make a water block out of a heatsink for less than $20! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-water-block-out-of-a-heatsink-for-less-than/
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Thu, 22 Apr 2010 18:40:34 PDT
How to Repair a Computer Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Computer-Fan/
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By: damonkohler

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Sun, 7 Sep 2008 05:07:35 PDT
Computer Power Supply Fan Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Power-Supply-Fan-Replacement/
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By: indivara

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Sun, 28 Dec 2008 04:55:37 PST
How to take apart a case fan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-apart-a-case-fan/
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By: Punkguyta

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Mon, 19 Jan 2009 09:31:20 PST
DIY PC Fan Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PC-Fan-Controller/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2011 07:18:25 PST
Autonomous Self Powered Computer Super Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Powered-Computer-Super-Cooler/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 18:10:29 PDT
Noisy Computer Fan Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Noisy-Computer-Fan-Repair/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 09:58:00 PDT
Fix a PC power supply fan without needing screwdrivers http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-PC-power-supply-fan-without-needing-screwdri/
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Sat, 25 May 2013 10:19:23 PDT
Skull fan from used computer parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Skull-fan/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:38:18 PST
Resurrect a filthy gpu http://www.instructables.com/id/Resurrect-a-filthy-gpu/
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 10:02:14 PDT
How to install a furnace booster fan on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-a-furnace-booster-fan-on-the-cheap/
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Tue, 20 Oct 2009 13:24:38 PDT
Several Easy Steps to Boost Your Computer's Speed http://www.instructables.com/id/Several-Easy-Steps-to-Boost-Your-Computers-Speed/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2008 17:07:15 PDT