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Cutting up a chieftec dragon

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Hey guys. After scrolling through some case mod pages on this forum i decided it was time to finally cut up my old Chieftec dragon case and turn it into a Mini tower.This is my first time modding a case so i would like your opinion on my work so far.

Idea for Psu placement.
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Chopped the Roof

Cut the top part of the case and also cut out the front to make room for 2 120mm fans. Will make a mounting plate for it soon.

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For the front i was planning on using the top panel of another chieftec dragon case and somehow make it fit biggrin.gif


Ideas and tips are welcome wink.gif
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You weren't joking when you said you are cutting it up biggrin.gif
I never really cut up a case completely before, but if I did I would probably mount biggest fans that fit on the "roof", possibly with LED's. Helps keep it cool and it look's beast, specially with pleksiglass on the sides

EDIT: Almost forgot, you asked for opinions right biggrin.gif
Mine is that it looks good so far, but you should consider placing the PSU on the bottom of the case if you can make room for it?
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I will fit 1 or 2 fans at the top of the case aswell Mounting the psu at the bottom is only possible at the front of the case. At the back i would need to cut out some expansion slots and then my atx mobo wont fit anymore smile.gif.
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