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Hey, I do not know if this is the right place for this, but here it goes...

I was looking to get 4x hard drive cages and i was wondering if These hard drive cages are good...

My first option is

http://www.petrastechshop.com/sykushulhdde.html

Another option would be something one of you guys suggest.....
    
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These are better (and cheaper):

http://review.zdnet.com/storage-acce...-30995795.html
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I have been looking at these today and the Icy Dock from NewEgg seems to be the best for multiple drive internal bay enclosure.

The problem with individual coolers is the winky screaming 40mm fan.

Although I have modified one to be quiet it is a bit of work.

The large enclosures like the CM or LianLi or the Silverstone enclosures for bay mount is the 120mm fan...which is quieter.
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I do not really need to worry about the amount of noise, seeing that my radiator fans are freaking 42dba... But i was looking at the lian-li ones and they looked smexy...
    
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There are a few different LianLi ones...there are ones that are vertical slotted and ones that are perforated mesh--i guess to match the two different styles of case the make...the are available in 3/3 3/2 3/4 configs...

so far I have not found one vendor with a complete line...

PPC and Xoxide and CoolerGuys and FrozenCPU all carry versions.
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I use this one, I dont have much to compare it to but it worked great in my mountain mods ufo case and I have one in my lianli case since I am running 4 hdd's and only got room for 3 of them in the normal spots.

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I use this one, I dont have much to compare it to but it worked great in my mountain mods ufo case and I have one in my lianli case since I am running 4 hdd's and only got room for 3 of them in the normal spots.

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eek those look ugly. And why do you need locks on hard-drive cages?
    
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