[MR2] A high speed cooling problem
telek2 at att.net
Sun Sep 13 20:03:17 EDT 2009
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From: Benjamin Krueger <benjamin at seattlefenix.net>
> > He also mentioned the fan varying speed if the license plate is
> > moved (????) which makes no sense but if the electric motor is going
> > out and the fan isn't at full speed....
> > Bill
> Pretty much all fans will do this naturally when airflow is blocked.
> Grab a fan and block off a significant portion of its incoming air. It
> will speed up. No motor or electrical changes are required.
The surprising thing (at least to me) is that the license plate
can block enough air to make this happen. Something to definitely
pay attention to when the temperature starts to rise.
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