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Originally Posted by Ockap1812 View Post

I know A LOT of people here will flame me for this, but this is without a doubt still the most beautiful case ever produced:

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If only it were bigger....

i woulden't say its the most beautiful case produced, but i will agree besides the mac label i do like it a lot.
my favourite at the moment is LIAN LI PC-a70f with some gentletyphoons in the front
500
Edited by mr. biggums - 11/25/11 at 10:11pm
post #92 of 305
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post

This case is only about $40-45 shipped regularly from newegg at most. NZXT Source 210:
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I would happily run that case on a budget. smile.gif

accept that i have an APO address so for something like the NZXT Source 210 i pay $40 for the case and $46 for shipping. Still cheaper than buying it from my local stores. I pay $4 a pound for F-ing bananas!

thank you all who posted cases. I'm putting in my order on Monday, I'll follow up with what i end up getting.
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post #93 of 305
I bought my case for airflow. If I could get a water cooling case I'd get a Fractal or the Z70B from LianLi.
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post #94 of 305
i solved this problem by not using a case....

cardboard motherboard box makes an excellent "case"
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post #95 of 305
Quote:
Originally Posted by mr. biggums View Post

i woulden't say its the most beautiful case produced, but i will agree besides the mac label i do like it a lot.
my favourite at the moment is LIAN LI PC-a70f with some gentletyphoons in the front
500

I like it too, my only problem is the front grills. The case is awesome for watercooling from what I've seen. But I've had so many bad experiences with my current lian li, I will probably stay away from them for awhile. I'm eyeing the TJ07 and the Little Devil V8 at the moment.
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post #96 of 305
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Originally Posted by Ockap1812 View Post

I like it too, my only problem is the front grills. The case is awesome for watercooling from what I've seen. But I've had so many bad experiences with my current lian li, I will probably stay away from them for awhile. I'm eyeing the TJ07 and the Little Devil V8 at the moment.

do tell you bad experiences. I had a lian li cube that i loved.
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post #97 of 305
My case:

350

I loves it
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Here's how mine looks atm smile.gif
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post #99 of 305
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My case:
350
I loves it

what no name?

"Fractal-Design Define Mini Black Micro ATX" (~$100)
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post #100 of 305
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Originally Posted by hks85 View Post

I really like that case, but its too small for what i need. the larger lian li cases are a bit pricy.

not always true biggrin.gif if you are willing to mod a little bit you can do wonders (P.S. all work was done with a jigsaw)

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im still thinking if i wanna stuff another DCII in and go SLI biggrin.gif still need to add a window also but for now i like it.


Also please do note the H100 and the Tool less Lian li PCI card holder biggrin.gif it is work the $25(ish)
    
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