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Cutting the tabs

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Hi I am a CM HAF 932 with the tool free 5.25 bays.
I am trying to install a hot swap bay but the tabs on the side are blocking it.
What is the best way to cut them?




PS: I tried to cut them with a cutter.
Edited by TLCH723 - 1/31/16 at 7:24pm
post #2 of 7
You're much better off bending them inwards, so they're flush with the rest of the material.
     
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You're much better off bending them inwards, so they're flush with the rest of the material.
Is hard to bend them since there isnt enough space.
post #4 of 7
Using pliers, you should be able to get it bent, it will be much easier than cutting
     
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Using pliers, you should be able to get it bent, it will be much easier than cutting

I am talking about these tabs.

post #6 of 7
With a little investion (~30 Dollar) you can get a multi tool.
Some devices like Dremel or a cheaper version a so called Rotary Tool.
Also useable for other mods or repairs in your home smile.gif
post #7 of 7
A dremil would be optimal with a sanding rotary bit, but if you really wanna be cheap, some sub 100 grit sandpaper will do. it will be tedious but will be cheap
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