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Adding hinges to a thermaltake armor

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The side panel on the thermaltake armor is well...flimsy. Ive been modding it piece by piece as much as my college student budget will allow. I want to add henges to the side panel and add a retractable fan cord for my 250mm fan (I have already added a retractable cord ) well has anyone ever added hinges to the side panel or is this somthing new? And maybe could someone give me some advice to do this? Thanks alot.
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Go to Lowes or the Depot and look for what they call "Piano hinge" it comes in strips and you cut it to size to make a full length brass hinge. Bolt it on with some nice hardware and you got it.
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Go to Lowes or the Depot and look for what they call "Piano hinge" it comes in strips and you cut it to size to make a full length brass hinge. Bolt it on with some nice hardware and you got it.
Thats exactly what I was thinking of doing actually. I appriciate the fact that somone else has the same thoughts as me. That means I am on the right track. Thanks alot.
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I have no other advice other than agreeing to what fstfrddy said. But i would like to ask how you think the side panel is flimsy??? Lol i have on and there is nothing flimsy about this case at all..
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Flimsy wasnt the correct word. I ment that I didnt like the fact that I had to take off the door and lay it on the ground or desk, thats what I ment as flimsy. I love the quality and amount of thought thermaltake put into this case. I just want to take it one step farther.
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