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Ok, I've decided to go against building a server so I'm going to need a bigger case, mainly to hold the extra hard drives.

So I figured while I was at it maybe look into moving my whole loop inside my case.

So question what cases can hold a 480 with little to no modding? And also have room for 6 HDD's and 2 SSD?

Thanks, I'm open to price as this will most likely be the last case I buy for a good 4 years.
    
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I think it's the TJ07 that can take the 480mm rad...

It's the only one I can think of.

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Yup, TJ07 is the only one that pops up in my mind that will do a 480 with little to no modding.

Of course there's case labs and mm as well...
    
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I think the TJ07 might be a good choice since it's screwed together and not rivetted.
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Originally Posted by sdla4ever;13372324 
Ok, I've decided to go against building a server so I'm going to need a bigger case, mainly to hold the extra hard drives.

So I figured while I was at it maybe look into moving my whole loop inside my case.

So question what cases can hold a 480 with little to no modding? And also have room for 6 HDD's and 2 SSD?

Thanks, I'm open to price as this will most likely be the last case I buy for a good 4 years.

MountainMods Pinnacle and Monticle can both hold 480 rad without any modding. But I am not sure about the 6 HDDs + 2 SDDs part.

So I recommend DangerDen Black-Series LDR Tower 29.
Link:http://www.dangerden.com/store/black-series-tower-29.html

Click into the Gallery of Photos to take a closer look.

It sells at US$387 (remember to order the 2 x 4 HDD Mount option for $7)
post #6 of 12
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Originally Posted by windfire;13372954 
MountainMods Pinnacle and Monticle can both hold 480 rad without any modding. But I am not sure about the 6 HDDs + 2 SDDs part.

So I recommend DangerDen Black-Series LDR Tower 29.
Link:http://www.dangerden.com/store/black-series-tower-29.html

Click into the Gallery of Photos to take a closer look.

It sells at US$387 (remember to order the 2 x 4 HDD Mount option for $7)

Damn I was looking at the mountain mod ones. Thats one hell of a case from Danger Den. Sucks the 800D doesn't fit one easily I love that case.

Thanks guys, any others? so far i like it
    
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The 800D/700D can easily fit one... I know you didn't want to do a lot of modding but in all honestly all you have to do is cut one more square and add a radiator grill to make it look good.
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post #8 of 12
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The 800D/700D can easily fit one... I know you didn't want to do a lot of modding but in all honestly all you have to do is cut one more square and add a radiator grill to make it look good.

I'll look into it. Its more the pain of getting the tools to do it.
    
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post #9 of 12
The Case Labs TX10 would also be an available option I believe. Check out the vendor forum here though to double check.
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best bet. as mentioned before
that case labs cube
tj07
or modded 700d/800d smile.gif ( only slightly modded though, just fan grille install at the top. type thing )
    
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