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post #11 of 19
OP did say nicest.... I guess that really isn't a requirement.
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post #12 of 19
I think the best ones are the ones I pull out of old Dells all the time...maybe I can find a link.

Yep...found one

Not sure I'd spend $8 on it...but they probably could be had cheaper. I could look around to see if I have any I am not using. I know I just threw some a way
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post #13 of 19
It's like say I want the nicest motherboard risers.... It matter but it doesn't make a lot of sense
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post #14 of 19
To be fair though, if it fits inside the drive bay with the front drive bay cover on you dont really see it so i dont know how "nice" a simple drive adaptor can look unless its a hot swap type thing which isn't needed by the op.

I really dont think a couple of rails fitted to the hdd is that good looking but they have their function and again aren't seen but i do like the adaptor i linked to as its more of a bracket and can be used for 2.5 and 3.5 hdd and dampens vibration.

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post #15 of 19
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It's an OCD thing. I just want everything to flow. I'm weird. I admit.

Might grab the Akasa ones if they're less.
Edited by chrischoi - 8/1/11 at 9:35am
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post #16 of 19
I'm one for ocd but with a internal hdd adaptor for the 5.25 bays, they fit so snuggly into the bay that unless you have your head inside the case looking into the 5.25 bay area you can't see the bracket, or any other type bracket i wouldn't of thought.

I can't really see my Akasa brackets once fitted and they blend so well as they're the same colour as the chassis.

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post #17 of 19
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I really wanted to just clear a opening where the enclosure was... But it seems like it's gonna cost the same. I like how they are black and seem sturdy. The suspended look of the Scythe ones was cool. But I'll probably scope some of the Akasa ones out when the case comes in.
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post #18 of 19
http://www.lian-li.com/v2/en/product...=5&ss_index=71

I have this version and the version that holds 4 HDDs.
post #19 of 19
I personally have this one in my machine it converts 3x5.25" to 3x3.5" and it also includes the fan (I swapped mine out with an Ultra Kaze) and it works great.
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