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post #1 of 21
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So my friends parents had a broken Altoids gum dispenser. They were gunna throw it away, so I had the idea lets turn it into a PC case.

*ANOTHER PIC(side)*

It dimensions are 28 Tall, 12 Long, 4.5 Wide.
Its made of aluminum and completely hollow on the inside and has a nice stand.

Plans to come later

Plan 1:

being only 4.5 inches wide i can't use 120mms
Comments are greatly appreciated
PSU intake will be its own fan on the side

Plan 2:
Added 1 fan and external 3.5 in drive bay along with supports for HDD cage and PSU

and yes it will be standing up

Started construction
Inside of the case(its marked, but you can't really see)

cut the mobo tray out of an old OEM case
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post #2 of 21
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post #3 of 21
Woah, this is gonna be crazy
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Updated, Added Plans for inside
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post #5 of 21
Sweet. I can't wait to see how this turns out.
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post #6 of 21
Looks like it has heatpipes. maybe its just me
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post #7 of 21
You should make it into a CMoy amp


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post #8 of 21
I love it! This has no choice but to be cool.
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post #9 of 21
that'd be one BIG CMoy amp, not too portable lol...
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post #10 of 21
Perfect way to get some free Altoids .....
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