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I'm to poor for a case can I put it ontop of my motherboards box forever? Can I put it ontop of a plastic container without worrying about static?
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I'm to poor for a case can I put it ontop of my motherboards box forever? Can I put it ontop of a plastic container without worrying about static?

yup
whatever you'd like biggrin.gif
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yup
whatever you'd like biggrin.gif
really I'm worried about the cardboard melting or something, I'm going to fold24/7.
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yes you can, mine has been on top of my motherboard box for over 6 months, 90% of that time its been folding heavily.
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Yes, but i would maybe put some anti-static paper between the box and mobo just to be safe! wink.gif
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If you fold 24/7 I'm sure you can afford a case tongue.gif Setting atop the cardboard will give you no problems.
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Why not make a cardboard case?? biggrin.gif
    
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The bag your board came in is anti static, and you'll be fine, I ran mine caseless while folding 24/7
The best part about running caseless was turning your rig on with a knife. . . scared the crap out of some people biggrin.gif
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If you fold 24/7 I'm sure you can afford a case tongue.gif Setting atop the cardboard will give you no problems.
no I had a small budget so I had to pick between a case and a intel CPU.
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What everyone else has said really. Will be fine! redface.gif
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