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You have no idea how much hell I go through on a daily basis because of those Chimps... Came in this morning and my chair had been put through the transmogrifier... Again.

Let me guess, it was a half eaten plate of spaghetti when you walked in,and when changed back it just never had the same cushyness it had before...
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How long is the limited run for?
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How long is the limited run for?

At least a month, no end date just yet, but figure at least a month. Depends on sales but if volume is low it'll probably be closed in 30 days.
post #14 of 22
The Mercury S3 is by far the best Mini ITX case on the market. Sure it's not the smallest but it is by far the nicest and most unique. thumb.gif
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The Mercury S3 is by far the best Mini ITX case on the market. Sure it's not the smallest but it is by far the nicest and most unique. thumb.gif

Have to say, I agree. That's not being biased, but it's the only case I've had a build in longer than 6 months in the last 8 years. I've had my S3 for about 3 years now. And considering I've owned over 30 cases in that time.... well, that tells you something, lol.
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Have to say, I agree. That's not being biased, but it's the only case I've had a build in longer than 6 months in the last 8 years. I've had my S3 for about 3 years now. And considering I've owned over 30 cases in that time.... well, that tells you something, lol.

I agree, the bullet its case is nice but I really like the S3 and I am surprised it didn't go over better with the public.

The S8S is nice as well but I don't see the advantage there over just an s8 unless the height is going to be the determining factor.

My desk would be better with S8S but I'm not goi to sell my M8 to lose money and go with another case.
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Have to say, I agree. That's not being biased, but it's the only case I've had a build in longer than 6 months in the last 8 years. I've had my S3 for about 3 years now. And considering I've owned over 30 cases in that time.... well, that tells you something, lol.

Wow, that is a record for you. You typically go through cases almost as quickly as I go through a bag of chips O_o tongue.gif
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and i looked so hard to find a used s3 mad.gif


oh well, thats life biggrin.gif



eta: to add to the above convo about the s3 being the best mitx case out there...

in the past 3 to 4 years or so ive gone through new builds meant to be my daily 24/7 rig every couple months because i just couldnt find what i wanted.

finally found an s3 and its been the main rig for about a year now.
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All, been thinking about this for a bit.

I have an M8 that is reverse ATX. Where my computer is in my desk now puts the window against the wall. I cannot change where the tower is.

The S8S will also breath better in the desk cubby that it has to be in.

Can anyone comment on what I would lose by going to the S8S from M8? Also, looks like S8S would run about $540 in config I would want. Anyone know how much I could get for an M8?
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I see you have the gunmetal option for the S3 but no white. Say it aint so.sad-smiley-002.gif
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