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Old 08-09-2003, 12:25 PM
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Aux Cooling Fans

Hi, one of the fan blades on one of the electric cooling fans has broken off. I understand that you cannot obtain the plastic blades separately. I will have to obtain both of the fans as a complete unit. The problem with a broken blade is the vibration.

Does anybody know whether snapping off the opposite blade will balance the fan??

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Old 08-09-2003, 12:58 PM
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If you cannot buy the fan separately and you cannot find one in a junk yard, used, then try it. You have nothing to loose.

After breaking it off maybe there is a way to try measuring the balance of the fan.

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Old 08-09-2003, 01:13 PM
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Less blades , less air
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