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check out mybadomen's venom build, he won mod of the month. http://www.overclock.net/t/1185625/project-venom-nzxt-phantom-build
He mounted a 1 TB 3.5" drive behind the motherboard. He has a mesh portion of the cash over it so it gets airflow. If you dont have that, you could cut a window and use modder's mesh, if you do it well it would look real nice too. If that doesn't work he mounted the SSDs on the side of the 5.25" cage, if you have enough room you can do that.
Or if you're feeling crafty, make your own cage and mount it in the top (formerly bottom?) where you have all that extra space. You might be able to mount the drives vertically, which would be interesting and provide good airflow through the top.
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i took a small cage out of an old case, painted it black and added some foam for vibration dampening and then put it in the bottom (between the PSU and the front area where i put the radiator) when i modded my antec 300.
    
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