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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811156180
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post #2 of 16
Hmm, the first one looks better and is cheaper than the second one and it comes with a PSU, but the second one seems to have better air flow than the first but its more expensive. I say first one
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post #3 of 16
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so thats a vote for the raidmax... anyone care to differ? the theramaltake doesnt looks as pretty but its got mesh in the front and its less than half the weight... the thermaltake is 8.4lbs and the raidmax is 18lbs.

cost doesnt matter to me, since its only a $5-$10 difference...
the thermaltake has more functionality being lighter and having better airflow... but the raidmax looks better. ive got fans so that doesnt count, and ive got a power supply already... so that doesnt count either.
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post #4 of 16
The Raidmax is made of steel on the other hand the Thermaltake is Aluminum. Aren't steel cases better than aluminum ones?
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post #5 of 16
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i guess it depends on thickness and hardness.. im sure some aluminum cases are lighter and more durable depending on how thin the steel is molded and how dense the metals are molded.
i think i'd trust either brand really... but the thermaltake looks like it cools better but the raidmax looks cooler lol
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post #6 of 16
For that price, I'd be looking elsewhere so I can't vote.

http://www.svc.com/aeroengine2-bbp.html


BUUUUT if size is not an issue.

http://www.svc.com/stc-t01-ubk.html
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post #7 of 16
I'd pick the Raidmax Sagitta (first one), one of my fav cases ^_^
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post #8 of 16
I just want to put my input incase you missed it

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811146025

out of stock atm
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post #9 of 16
Now THAT is a nice case.
-My

(I live in Canada too. woot.)
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post #10 of 16
I love TT cases but that RaidMax looks really nice for the price so it gets my vote
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