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What are some pros and cons to clear cases? Just curious!
    
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Dust.

Hard as hell to cable-manage.

Expensive going by the "features." Can get the same "features" in a case 1/3 of the price.

Pros:
If you do it right, they all look nice.
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Pros
Look real SWEET
Cons
Dogs and cats rubbing there wet noses against them.
Dust
Scratches
    
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pros: show off your hardware
cons: acrylic scratches easily, gotta keep everything neat
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Hmm thanks guys. I dont think I will be getting one of these any day soon but who knows in the future
    
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post #6 of 8
Well if you get a lexan (pretty sure thats the word) case, it doesn't scratch as easily, and it is bullet proof.

So, that in mind...

Pros:
Can do some awesome LED, and Cold Cathode mods.
Looks awesome.
Cons:
Pretty expensive
Like it was said before, hard to manage cables
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Stick 2 UV cathodes in there and you got a magical box of light
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Pros: Can show stuff off

Cons: Shows even the ugly parts. Dusty on the inside AND outside
Nowhere to hide cables
usually have bad airflow (3 fans max usually)
usually small.

Ya, I'd stay away from them lol
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