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is there no way to remove the hdd cage in the Arc with some modding?
I'm pretty certain both the cages come out in the FC Arc (Mini and Midi) I will find confirmation
    
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Top one can be removed, if the lower one can't it won't be hard to remove as it won't be welded, would just be a case of drilling the rivets.
    
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post #23 of 27
Hi,

I'd have to vote for the 690 II Adv as researched alot before getting it.

Has its cons but more pluses.
Will take #2 240's in case if slim design on top.
Even removing the lower bays, no modding to do, leaves you six left
to work with.
And with SSD's coming on can be stacked in single bay so not a problem anyway. Pic.
Also has side window option.

I wanted thicker rads and extra 120 on the top back so had to mod.
Have to research rad lenghts as to your PS lenght on the bottom.
Can also run big 140 fan in front with bottom mounted 240.

Easy to work with as to modding if go that way.
Its a keeper and will keep for IVY

HTH's

Later


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only problem with the 400r/500r are they look like the were threw off a truck with those weird side panels, if i wanted my case to look like a weird garage built stealth fighter, i'd mod it

that's my only gripe with those cases the internals all look good, love the black interior, and 12" video card support
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For all that are interested, I decided to go with a CM 690 II Advanced Although my local PC shop is out of them at the moment and don't really feel like paying $60 for postage (Yeah i know, Australia sucks for computer parts), I'll make a build log when i receive my case next week, For all that are interested
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I hope you will be happy with it, I just know I was not with mine. Hey you can always send it back if you dont. Would love to see a build log tho.
    
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Bad quality? My 690 II feels like a tank. I really like it.
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