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A case with the most external drive bays

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:gunner2:Hi OCN'ers

A real quick and simple request,
Which PC cases have the most 5.25" external drive bays?

The idea being I want to have a case that I fill up with hot-swap bays and need something with as many bays as possible. Lets assume price is no issue thumb.gif

Thanks
Sunny
post #2 of 10
xigmatek Elysium has 12.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by PTB2;15306042 
xigmatek Elysium has 12.

Would be my choice! thumb.gif

Look at all those bays! eek.gif

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The Antec 1200 has 12 as well. Here is a great shot of it filled with hotswap bays.

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Quote:
Originally Posted by gumbie;15306091 
Would be my choice! thumb.gif

Look at all those bays! eek.gif

103hc.jpg

Haha should have mentioned, I'm saving that case for my main rig lol thumb.gif
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Originally Posted by JedixJarf;15306114 
The Antec 1200 has 12 as well. Here is a great shot of it filled with hotswap bays.

img5120b.jpg

Oh brilliant! Thanks biggrin.gif

+ rep for both of you biggrin.gif thanks guys thumb.gif
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lian li pc-343b http://www.performance-pcs.com/catalog/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=103_204&products_id=20821

it has 18 5.25" drive bays
18/3*5=30 hot swap bays, i've seen a nordic server case that can has 50 hot swap bays
Edited by somebadlemonade - 10/15/11 at 1:23am
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post #7 of 10
Take a look at the case labs case if both price and size aren't an issue. The current biggest one (TH10) can fit up to 32 HDDs. However you only get one 1 bay for free.

http://www.caselabs-store.com/magnum-th10-case/
    
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I like the xigmatek elysium!
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Originally Posted by somebadlemonade;15316208 
lian li pc-343b http://www.performance-pcs.com/catalog/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=103_204&products_id=20821

it has 18 5.25" drive bays
18/3*5=30 hot swap bays, i've seen a nordic server case that can has 50 hot swap bays

Nice case :O, I might look at getting something like this for my future server!
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