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    Where could I place this fan for maximum efficiency? Any advice would be appreciated. My grow tent is a 60x60x170

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    Quote Originally Posted by VictaStrange View Post
    Where could I place this fan for maximum efficiency? Any advice would be appreciated. My grow tent is a 60x60x170

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    Intake lowest port in your tent ,

    Extractor Highest point possible

    Clip on fan just above canopy of plants

    That how mine runs , As all the heat & moisture you want rid of goes to the top

    Also the 90 degree bend on your extractor is reducing the flowrate @ 10-15% at every bend , You should try have the pipe as straight as possible
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    Quote Originally Posted by MrEnigma View Post
    Intake lowest port in your tent ,

    Extractor Highest point possible

    Clip on fan just above canopy of plants

    That how mine runs , As all the heat & moisture you want rid of goes to the top

    Also the 90 degree bend on your extractor is reducing the flowrate @ 10-15% at every bend , You should try have the pipe as straight as possible
    Cheers bud, done all that. The extraction fan is too powerful for my grow tent, so I've put a few bends in the ducting and have a controller for it also.

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    I always run two fans plus - both aimed at the wall and so that the airflow hits each other (at Canopy height) - to give chaotic flow.

    I would like to buy clip on 6 oscillating fans - but have not found any decent ones :-(

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    Just make sure that fan is heavy duty enough. How many plants you planning on growing?

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    Quote Originally Posted by WhIpLaSh View Post
    Just make sure that fan is heavy duty enough. How many plants you planning on growing?
    I just grow one at a time mate

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    Quote Originally Posted by VictaStrange View Post
    I just grow one at a time mate

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    Then you're good

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    Quote Originally Posted by WhIpLaSh View Post
    Then you're good
    Cheers all for the info🙂

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