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I'm working on a build for a friend... for a case I picked out a nice simple NZXT Source 210, but he's one of those guys still stuck on the flashy LED fans, cool looking cases and ****. Can anyone recommend a case like this, ~$50 that fits this description? I'm gonna be building it for him so I like having cable management options like this NZXT or the Antec 300 that I have.

Let me know. Thanks in advance.
post #2 of 6
Bought this case for my sisters build... i think it matches the description you gave tongue.gif

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811147153

Anyway i thought it might be a bit cheaply made, but it's actually pretty nice and has decent airflow.
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There are a couple of new and refurbished mid-size towers that I can recommend you. Check out t he link below.

http://www.cmstore-usa.com/mid-towers/
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Originally Posted by samoht25 View Post

There are a couple of new and refurbished mid-size towers that I can recommend you. Check out t he link below.
http://www.cmstore-usa.com/mid-towers/

the refurb enforcer @ $45 is a killer deal. likely the best deal you'll find at that price range
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Haf 912 is a good case but it's $60 at neweegg, however you might be able to find it somewhere else for less.
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