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Silverstone TJ07

That or a TJ11b

OR

Wait for the new murder mod case to come out :

http://www.murdermod.com/

Will probably be my next case if the price isn't over 1k or anything to to crazy.
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post #22 of 34
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Alu isn't a good material for watercooling cases. This gear is heavy and a cheap alu case would fold, especially when you start putting holes into it to fit rads and fans etc.
Aluminum cases are not weak.
    
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Alu isn't a good material for watercooling cases. This gear is heavy and a cheap alu case would fold, especially when you start putting holes into it to fit rads and fans etc.
What is your case made out of, soda cans?
    
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post #24 of 34
$300+ alu cases are not cheap cases. Yea? Yea.
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post #25 of 34
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$300+ alu cases are not cheap cases. Yea? Yea.
I'm sorry to hurt your inner steel fanboy but Aluminum is a way better material for cases......

Its:
lighter
has sexy brushed aluminum look
stronger
easier to cut (for all the modders out there )

Go on the MDPC website and count how many aluminum cases there are......
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I'd say the TJ07 is the best one at the moment, but if you need more expansion slots don't buy the TJ11. There is a rumour going around that CoolerMaster is announcing a new ATCS at Computex which could end up being my dream case. The ATCS 840 was close also the TJ07 but it just need a few extras and it's there (i.e. more expansion slots, black interior (Which is easy to fix), USB 3.0, to name a few).
post #27 of 34
TJ07 for sure, its the best aluminum case I have owned, it will only be heavy once you have filled it with liquid of course. I just finished mine with a 480 and 240 rad all in the bottom compartment. My parts have arrived from Chilled PC and l will be inverting and powder-coating it shortly

You will love working in the case.

Edit: I had the ATCS 840 before the TJ07, I prefer the TJ07
    
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post #28 of 34
Tj07 or Lian li v2xxx series

also, stop hating on tsm

i believe he owns a v2000 series lian li case
    
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post #29 of 34
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Originally Posted by G. Callen View Post
I'd say the TJ07 is the best one at the moment, but if you need more expansion slots don't buy the TJ11. There is a rumour going around that CoolerMaster is announcing a new ATCS at Computex which could end up being my dream case. The ATCS 840 was close also the TJ07 but it just need a few extras and it's there (i.e. more expansion slots, black interior (Which is easy to fix), USB 3.0, to name a few).
New ATCS needs removable hdd cage and 3x 120mm in front!

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Tj07 or Lian li v2xxx series

also, stop hating on tsm

i believe he owns a v2000 series lian li case
Yup, I believe he was hating on aluminum case a few posts ago? this is soooo hypocritical.....
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post #30 of 34
He said cheap alu cases. idk if those exist, but yeah.

Let's leave that alone.
    
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