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Does anyone know if you can squeeze an E-ATX board into the antec df-85. I know its not officially reported but I'm wondering if anyone made it work on here.
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Yes you can do it but you will cover all the cable management holes, however if you get a dremel you can cut your own.
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I think i'll just return it and get a better case.
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ATX is 12'' x 9.6'' while E-ATX is 12'' x 10.38''.

I use EVGA P67 FTW as an example of E-ATX motherboard and digitally fit it into DF-85.

Pic 1: green rectangle is E-ATX. The yellow portion is the portion that extends over an ATX format
Pic 2: a typical E-ATX mobo fitted in.

From this exercise, I think a E-ATX mobo can be fitted into DF-85. Cable routing openings to the right will be partially blocked.


Edited by windfire - 10/12/11 at 5:54pm
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