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I need a quick oppinion here guys. Which of these two positions should i mount the handles?

Position 1:


Postion 2:


Which one?

-Smokie
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post #292 of 343
I would place them wherever you find it the easiest to carry the case.
Edited by Jacka - 2/18/09 at 3:11pm
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Farthest apart looks better imo.
    
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post #294 of 343
I'd have thought function was more important than aesthetics.
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Either way is just as easy. I am just thinking about overall apperance.

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post #296 of 343
Post some updated pics of the whole case
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post #297 of 343
further apart version seems more asthetically pleasing to me than the tight in version, plus the tight in version blocks the fan and hides them somewhat
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post #298 of 343
that case has the petential to be really good. nice work.
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post #299 of 343
Keep the handle to the edges. Agree with Cattle Rustler. SHow off dem grillz, better airflow
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