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Originally Posted by Fatalrip View Post

No way is that a mid tower, there are 3 at least 120mm fans and 3 more drive bays.rolleyes.gif

midtowers are for pussies anyway!
post #282 of 305
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Originally Posted by Mootsfox View Post

Just buy a Lian-Li and be done with it.
I too liked the flashy crap when I was 14. There are grown up cases out there, they just aren't made by ThermalTake, NZXT, etc.

Switch 810 seems to strike a fair balance wink.gif
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post #283 of 305
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Originally Posted by LA_Kings_Fan View Post

Or get really stooooopid with your Case mod biggrin.gif
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I am sorry, but that case is full of win.thumb.gif
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post #284 of 305
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Originally Posted by hazarada View Post

midtowers are for pussies anyway!

I like my case to fit im my car so i can take it places =p Full tower is just too huge.
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post #285 of 305
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Originally Posted by Fatalrip View Post

I like my case to fit im my car so i can take it places =p Full tower is just too huge.

you drive this?
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post #286 of 305
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Originally Posted by NKrader View Post

you drive this?
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I was gonna post something similar, but I think your car is smaller than the one I was gonna post biggrin.gif
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Actually i drive this =p
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But my mid tower fits perfectly in front of the passenger seat so i dont have to worry about it shifting about
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post #288 of 305
You guys are all confusing. These cases look beautiful until you remove one of the mesh covers on the front for your disc drive. You start adding devices and they make the thing look BUTT ugly like you took a bunch of parts of another computer and meshed them all togehter 1. Aren't there any cases like what HP has where the disc drive sits behind a flap that opens up... when you're not actually opening or closing the drive... it is completely out of sight and not an eye sore??
post #289 of 305
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You guys are all confusing. These cases look beautiful until you remove one of the mesh covers on the front for your disc drive. You start adding devices and they make the thing look BUTT ugly like you took a bunch of parts of another computer and meshed them all togehter 1. Aren't there any cases like what HP has where the disc drive sits behind a flap that opens up... when you're not actually opening or closing the drive... it is completely out of sight and not an eye sore??

or you can get an external disc drive. you only need a cd drive every now and them.
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post #290 of 305
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Originally Posted by JustLookingOk View Post

You guys are all confusing. These cases look beautiful until you remove one of the mesh covers on the front for your disc drive. You start adding devices and they make the thing look BUTT ugly like you took a bunch of parts of another computer and meshed them all togehter 1. Aren't there any cases like what HP has where the disc drive sits behind a flap that opens up... when you're not actually opening or closing the drive... it is completely out of sight and not an eye sore??

I know some small barebones systems like Shuttle have opening flaps, and you still put in your own disc drive. Not sure why bigger cases haven't implemented that, at least for the main 5.25" drive bay.


The next best thing is the Fractal Define (Mini), which has a door that you open to access the drives. Not as optimal as an automated flap, but much better than the bare drives thing.
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