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 Water cooler Forum Homemade HDD enclosure help Forum SolvedBest cooler between $20 and 50$ to overclock Intel I7 4790K Forum SolvedWhats the best cooler for corsair 250D? Forum SolvedBest Budget cooler Forum SolvedBest water cooler for Fx8350 Forum SolvedBest Cpu Cooler Forum SolvedBest cpu water cooler for fx 8350 Forum SolvedBest CPU cooler + thermalpaste (socket 1155+1150) Forum SolvedLooking for best possible AIR COOLER that will fit. Forum SolvedLooking for best possible Air cooler for my system,need help. Forum SolvedBest cooler for FX 9370 Forum Solvedwhats best thermaltake case for thermaltake 3.0 water performer cpu liquid cooler? Forum SolvedBest air cooler for i7? Forum SolvedBest cpu cooler for 50$ Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !