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Reducing Acoustical Noise in Cooling Fans

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000110761D
Original Publication Date: 1994-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-26
Document File: 2 page(s) / 31K

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Benck, JW Kochar, J Patterson, BE Yeager, DM [+details]

Abstract

Described is a hardware implementation to reduce acoustical noise in cooling fans, as used in personal computers. The implementation concentrates on the orientation of the fan support studs to reduce fan noise.