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post #1 of 7
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I am on a budget and am trying to find a good case that looks decent for around $50

The motherboard I plan to use is ABIT Fatal1ty FP-IN9 SLI LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 650i SLI ATX Intel Motherboard

I only want to use air cooling for it

What would be some good cases to look at?
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post #2 of 7
Good Case

There is that one, alot of people have or had this case

Or:

Also Good Case
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post #3 of 7
Thermaltake, CoolerMaster, and Antec makes a lot of affordable quality cases. You should look into those.
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post #4 of 7
Seriously don't spend too much on your case. I spent $4 after rebate from TD for my case, only I've modded it to hell and I would say only about half of the mass of the case is original. Don't buy one that comes with fans or a PSU unless you're buying a wicked decent one (over your budget, which I think is a better idea) or it doesn't appear that those things have driven the price up at all.
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post #5 of 7
The Cooler Master Centurion are cool looking cases. Theres one with some blue and the original one and the one with the window. Heck you could change out the fans and put in some cold cathodes and you have a sweet looking case.
post #6 of 7
I love my Atrix case, despite what others may say...
     
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Not sure yet...looking at cheap mech boards at ... Corsair CX600 Corsair Carbide Spec 01 Cooler Master CM Storm Spawn 
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post #7 of 7
hey i got a question too instead of making a new topic i ll ask here! Is there a case on newegg that i can buy for `~120$ that hase psu that will power up a q6600 and 8800GTS? I am building a new pc....
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