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Inverted pedistal on top of MH8?

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Hey guy,

I had an idea recently, but I want to know what you think... I absolutely love seperate heat chambers, but I think I want a little bit more room for HDDs without using drive bay then the STH10 offers... That said, I love the look of the STH10, so here is my idea... Take an MH8 and 2x pedistals and mount one normaly and remove the top panel on the MH8 and put the pedistal on top of the case with the old top panel up there... Ultimately it would look like the STH10, but be a double wide yet not as big as the TX10... I'm prity sure this would work, but any input would be welcome smile.gif

Thanks in advance,
-esk smile.gif
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Maybe, but the TX10 would cost less and be more versatile - and it's already designed biggrin.gif
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Maybe, but the TX10 would cost less and be more versatile - and it's already designed biggrin.gif

lol... i would like to do that, but i dont have the room frown.gif... essentially what i want is a tx10 the size of a TH10 smile.gif... it would actually be cheaper to get a TX10 + pedestal, but i blatantly dont have the room tongue.gif... if i could just figure out a way to get like 3-4 stacks of 3HDDs behind the mobo tray on the STH10 i would be golden smile.gif... the other part of my idea was also to move the PSUs to the upper pedestal on the MH8 so that my cableing can look even more amazing tongue.gif... it was lastly because i plan to put a removable mITX build in the top of the case, that would normaly function as a server, but be functional as a LAN gaming rig smile.gif... an MH8 with a seperate top would give me a lot more room for that tongue.gif

EDIT: so basicaly i want everything that you can posibly fit into the TX10 (no modding) in a TH10 thumb.gif... i sould be able to make it work if i can just figure out how to mount the pedistal up top rolleyes.gif
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