My fan spins louder when i open my side panel? Tags: CPUs Cases Fan Raidmax Last response: March 22, 2012 10:40 PM in CPUs Share schecterplayer March 22, 2012 10:31:26 PM ok this is really weird. not really a problem but idk why this happens. when my case is closed (raidmax smilodon extreme black edition case) the fans spin normaly. when i open the clear side panel they speed up a ridiculous amount. why? More about : fan spins louder open side panel Brett928S2 a b à CPUs March 22, 2012 10:40:43 PM Hi One of two reasons... 1, Its an audible illusion... 2, Changed the airflow characteristics of the case... All the best Brett m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to open up side panel fan Forum SolvedOpening side panel and pointing fan inside of PC Forum SolvedVibrating side panel on Phantom 410 due to fan. Forum PC POWERS ON, FANS SPINNING, DVD WILL NOT OPEN NO LIGHT ON FRONT PANEL Forum SolvedIs there a way to jury rig a fan to the side panel? Forum SolvedSide panel fans for the Corsair 300r case (if I need one) Forum SolvedSide Panel Fan Forum Can I connect my side panel 200 millimeter fan to any of my mobo's cha_fan or pwr_fan? Forum SolvedCan i use power converter for my 12v side panel fans? Forum side panel mounted fan ''whines'' on Thermaltake V3 Forum noise from side panel fan help Forum 200 mm Fan Side-Panel Removal Forum SolvedPhantom 530 Case Fans Setup - Side Panel?!?!?!? Forum Side panel fan intake or exhaust? Forum SolvedGigabyte GTX 670 oc edition and side panel fan Forum Should I get side panel fan for my case? If yes then please suggest a good one. Forum Best CM Storm Trooper fan configuration (with windowed side panel)? Forum SolvedAdditional case fan & side panel mod inquiry Forum SolvedSide panel mod & additional case fan inquiry Forum SolvedAir cooling question(side panel graphics card fan pushing or pulling) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !