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Old 07-15-2018, 10:25 PM   #21
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I ran the wire down the drain tube and about 2inches from the end I cut a little hole at the TOP of the tube and sent the wire thru. Wired it just like you have it a long with three 120mm fans to aid air flow over the outside fins.
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Old 07-19-2018, 11:09 PM   #22
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So dumb question... are fans for the inside of the fridge or back by the condenser?
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Old 07-20-2018, 07:33 AM   #24
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So dumb question... are fans for the inside of the fridge or back by the condenser?


Not a dumb question cause the answer is both. The fans talked about here are interior fans blowing on the cooling fins. Many of us also have external fans like large computer fans that assist even more.

I have 3 5Ē fans: one bringing in fresh air, and two at the top of the chimney sucking out hot air. So I have my unit on getting ready for weekend trip. On propane, in 106 temps, the freezer is -1 and fridge is 30. Also before I put in those fans the cabinet next to the fridge would get hot from the hot air and would melt candy and like items. Now the heat goes right out the top.
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Not a dumb question cause the answer is both. The fans talked about here are interior fans blowing on the cooling fins. Many of us also have external fans like large computer fans that assist even more.

I have 3 5Ē fans: one bringing in fresh air, and two at the top of the chimney sucking out hot air. So I have my unit on getting ready for weekend trip. On propane, in 106 temps, the freezer is -1 and fridge is 30. Also before I put in those fans the cabinet next to the fridge would get hot from the hot air and would melt candy and like items. Now the heat goes right out the top.


Okay. That makes sense. I like the inside fan idea. I noticed that when the fridge was fuller at the beginning of the trip it wasnít as cold but as it emptied out it was noticeable colder. I can see how food can actually insulate the temperate. A fan will help move air.
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The fridge is cooled by heating ammonia. So by putting fans in the back of the fridge youare cooling the ammonia thus heating up your fridge. I let mine cool naturally and in this warm weather i have to turn my fridge down to keep everything from freezing.
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I have been looking at adding fans to my fridge to help out. Can someone post a link to the fans referenced in this post? Thank you in advance.
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I have been looking at adding fans to my fridge to help out. Can someone post a link to the fans referenced in this post? Thank you in advance.
This is my Fridge fan install:

1> I replaced light with a LED light.
2> I installed a 0.15a Fan to the light switch.
75mm x 30mm 7530 12V Dual Ball Bearing DC Brushless Cooling Blower Fan from Amazon
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