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What case should I get to do a case mod on?

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Hmm so im looking around at some case's. I want to get a cheap one and do a good case mod. I want to be able to have the most airflow possible (im going to have as many 5200Rpm fan's on controllers in the case). My budget is 125$ and yeah please help It would be good if the case can fit a noctua nh-d14 so I dont have to worry about cooling. if it doesnt but almost does its fine aswell. Thanks
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Try the antec lanboy, that is the most popular case for moding in SA
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A full tower will be your best bet in my opinion. That being said, the $125 budget makes it a little harder. Are you planning on cutting your own fan holes, or looking for something you can mod the fans on?

Antec 1200 would be a good fit, but too much $$ ($140-150)

The Azza Solanao 1000 is in the budget.

The Enermax Spinerex is also in the budget.
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