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not srue if this is where i should post and sorry if its not. but i am trying to find some mess or something that would help keep the dust out of a case. I have a media pc that alows a fair amount of dust in. basically looking for something that will restrict it.
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You could always try some fan dust filters thumb.gif :

http://www.frozencpu.com/cat/l2/g47/c223/list/p1/Fan_Accessories-Fan_Filters.html
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problem is there is spots on the top and side of the case that has no fans just open honeycomb spots
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811204037

this is the case i have there love it but hate dust on anything lol
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I see, Well I have a friend who used old clothes hangar wire and wrapped that in panty hose to create custom fan filters back when he had his antec 900. I was going to do the same for my 900 but never go around to it. Mabe that could be an option for you?
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if the exterior of the case is metal you could use strip magnets and glue a fine mesh material to the magnetic strips in whatever shape you needed and it would easily be removed for cleaning. You might consider "no-see-um" screen which has a fine mesh but isn't as fine as pantyhose - most of the dust will still get caught and you'll have better airflow.
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Panty hose is the cheapest.

 

Whatever you use for a filter, expect to vacuum or brush it off often. Keeping your mesh clear allows air to flow. I have to vacuum my main rig once a week, blow it out once a month.

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