Areca 1882ix-12 replace fan

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  1. Operations

    Operations n00b

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    I have a areca 1882ix-12. The standard fan is a bit loud. So i would like to replace the fan for a
    Noctua 40mm Fan - NF-A4x10 FLX.


    Anybody who has done that before? I am a bit worried about the black heatsink being in the way.

    This areca:

    https://ic.tweakimg.net/ext/i/1344844194.jpeg