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Double Banked Fans

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035414D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Bolton, IW [+details]

Abstract

This article proposes the use of in-line counter rotating fans for cooling. These have been found to provide increased airflow at lower speed than two fans in parallel, thus increasing the reliability of equipment cooled and decreasing airflow noise.