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Ran out of mount points in this tower's casing for internal USB hubs

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I've been assembling another tower to use for FTP hosting.

So I'm installing internal USB hubs, and I ran out of physical mount points in the tower's casing for such. I don't want the hubs rocking around & being able to move easily, so I'm considering using duct tape to secure a strip of metal that is a part of the hub to the casing. Is this a good or bad idea?
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A less messy solution would be velcro. Or wire ties.
    
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I have no time to procure those materials.

Can I still go through with it?
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Go for it.
    
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