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lol some of you guys are pretty hardcore with your cleaning. I just take a vacuum to the side vent when I vacuum my room... which is probably like once every other month. Then maybe take a can of compressed air to the insides once every 6 months, and it doesn't even need that. The insides stay pretty clean with this case, the side panel does an amazing job of trapping dust just with the geometry of a double-layered metal screen; doesn't even have a cloth filter. The vacuum sucks it off, good as new
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I really don't need to clean mine that often, so I'd say once or twice a year. It really doesn't collect all that much dust anyway, and I don't smoke. I did clean it just recently though, because I upgraded my CPU, set my chipset HSF with Arctic Silver 5, and got a new HSF for my CPU. Got it nice and clean though, so I should be good for a while.
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