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I got mine yesterday. The box made my wife wonder what exactly have I bought, and then loose any faith in my sanity when I unpacked it. Of course, my cats are bound to love the top vents, once I install the fans blowing hot air up.

The case is a beautiful piece of equipment, no doubts about it, and I'm going to enjoy building my system in it, but to be honest, I find some parts of the design puzzling, like the relatively small amount of 3.5 drives in each cage (I know it would compromise airflow, but I'm pretty sure I'd be able to stuff four in each, instead of three), or lack of space for drives in front of the motherboard tray, with the exception of the 5.25 drive bay. Perhaps I'm a HDD junkie, but I'd ditch the 5.25 bay completely, and add an optional mounting kit for putting more drives behind the upper 20 cm fan.

Still, it's a beast. Wouldn't trade it for anything else (apart from Caselabs stuff which is way out of my price range).
lol biggrin.gif
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post #212 of 3868
Actually, a small addendum is in order. The cats have conducted their preliminary tests of the top plate, and rated it structurally sound for all kinds of typical feline activities. Of course, since they're fairly normal housecats, about 4 meowing kilograms each, owners of larger breeds should take these results with a considerable pinch of salt. biggrin.gif
post #213 of 3868
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Actually, a small addendum is in order. The cats have conducted their preliminary tests of the top plate, and rated it structurally sound for all kinds of typical feline activities. Of course, since they're fairly normal housecats, about 4 meowing kilograms each, owners of larger breeds should take these results with a considerable pinch of salt. biggrin.gif


LOL:D
post #214 of 3868
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Actually, a small addendum is in order. The cats have conducted their preliminary tests of the top plate, and rated it structurally sound for all kinds of typical feline activities. Of course, since they're fairly normal housecats, about 4 meowing kilograms each, owners of larger breeds should take these results with a considerable pinch of salt. biggrin.gif
You might want to get some extra dust filters and put them all over the case, to cat prove it.
Or just clean it every week.
post #215 of 3868
There is still no spart parts options available, so guess it will be a while before we can complete our builds.

And as a side note, EK only include 16 of each screws with there rads, so more waiting before push-pull is up and running.

But then again, so is my case "lost" in custom atm, so I'm in no rush.
post #216 of 3868
Another video, a bit better made then the once so far, but still no proper review of it (no builds).
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And yet another way to mount an SSD... there are so many options...its almost overwhelming.
post #218 of 3868
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And yet another way to mount an SSD... there are so many options...its almost overwhelming.
lol
What did you mount it on?
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I'm thinking about getting this case, but how is the build quality? Looks kinda cheap from my perspective..can anyone confirm?
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And yet another way to mount an SSD... there are so many options...its almost overwhelming.

How is the Cooling on that rad when it's up against the window like that?
 
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