Best homemade hdd cooler ? Tags: Power Supplies Cooling Fan Hard Drives Components Last response: January 15, 2013 7:22 PM in Components Share tracker45 January 15, 2013 3:55:14 PM could i just put a fan on top it and that will reduce the temps a bit , just flat on it ? More about : homemade hdd cooler Brett928S2 a b ) Power supply January 15, 2013 4:51:36 PM Hi You COULD but why,,HDs don't suffer from heat problems... All the best Brett mc_creeper January 15, 2013 4:54:29 PM If your HDD overheat (Like mine), Put a fan blowing on them. I use to get 67c and now they chill at 23c (I think that was a bit high but yea.) Best of luck. Related resources What is the best HDD cooler for 4TB internal SATA3 hard drive - Forum Best insulator for mother board on home-made system - Forum What kind of cooler or "homemade" cooler for HD5770? - Forum What's the best HDD cooler? - Forum Homemade HDD cooling, easy and cheap. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tracker45 January 15, 2013 5:00:41 PM should i put the fan on the green bit and if so for this I would need to mout the hdd upside down and have the fan blowing air towards the green bit tracker45 January 15, 2013 5:29:26 PM it works i turned it upside down and put a fan on top of it, not even attached past temps 48c now it hovers around 26c http://postimage.org/image/rbnbfcdu9/ http://postimage.org/image/qan2q7wup/ Brett928S2 a b ) Power supply January 15, 2013 7:18:35 PM tracker45 said:it works i turned it upside down and put a fan on top of it, not even attached past temps 48c now it hovers around 26c http://postimage.org/image/rbnbfcdu9/ http://postimage.org/image/qan2q7wup/ Hi I still don't see why, we build computers in my shops and we NEVER bother to cool hds... no reason to... All the best Brett tracker45 January 15, 2013 7:22:22 PM mine was hot Also, I halved the temperature of it, even If I didn't need to. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Homemade HDD enclosure help Forum Homemade Water cooler Forum SolvedBest value 280mm or 360mm liquid cooler Forum SolvedBest air CPU cooler for £1400 gaming pc? (i5 3570k) Forum SolvedBest Water Cooler for Less Than $160 Forum SolvedHELP!!!which one is best water cooler? Forum SolvedBest cooler ? Forum SolvedBest Cooler for AMD FX8350 in Cougar MX300 Forum Solvedi5 4690k best cooler for OC Forum SolvedBest 2tb HDD Forum SolvedBest Closed Loop CPU Cooler? Forum SolvedBest CPU Cooler for FX 6300 That's Easy to Install Forum SolvedI'm looking for the best air CPU cooler that won't interfere with my 4 55mm tall RAM sticks. Forum SolvedOverall best Closed Loop 240mm cpu cooler Forum SolvedCooler choices, which one is the best? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !