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post #1 of 16
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I am looking for a case to replace My Raidmax sagitta.
i am looking for one that is easily mod-able that i can get the best cooling to overclock my E8400 and i will also be getting a 9800GTX soon

here is what it has now:
-Intel Core 2 Duo 3.0Ghz E8400
-Gigabyte GA-P35-S3G MotherBoard
-ADATA 2 GB DDR2 800MHZ
-MSI NX8600GT Twin Turbo 256MB
-Western Digital 160GB SATA HardDrive
-OCZ Vendetta HeatSink
-RaidMax Sagitta
-Cooler Master 500 Watt Extreme

I also plan on upgrading to a better Heatsink If anyone thinks it might be needed and suggestions for that would be helpful.

Thanks In Advance.
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post #2 of 16
What's your budget?
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post #4 of 16
well many people with a higher budget go with the Lian Li, suppost to be the best for modding.

there is also the Thermaltake Armourthat many many people like. it goes for around $150

but if your on a lower budget you can go with a cooler master like this....these go for around only $50. i have one and it works great for me. im not to sure how great it would be for modding, cause im not into that, but it is a very sturdy case.
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post #5 of 16
Any thermaltake,Lian-Li, Coolermaster or Antec/Chieftec will do just look what you like!
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post #6 of 16
Silverstone FTW!!!
I prefer the TJ07. But it's priced like a Lian Li, I'm not sure what your budget is.
post #7 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by hiiyah777 View Post
Silverstone FTW!!!
I prefer the TJ07. But it's priced like a Lian Li, I'm not sure what your budget is.
Did that Jarhead just say, "TJ07"?

Schweeet!

Love this case.
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post #8 of 16
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Originally Posted by Syrillian View Post
Did that Jarhead just say, "TJ07"?

Schweeet!

Love this case.
lol @ Syrillian. Here's a sneak peek of the case I'll be working on. I'm aiming for it to look better than yours, Syrillian. So stayed tuned for my Aircooled murderMod TJ07!!!


post #9 of 16
Thread Starter 
Yeah I can spend around 150 and i was thinking about either the CM690 or the A900
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Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB Lite-On DVD burner Windows Vista 20" Acer H203H Wide Screen LCD 
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post #10 of 16
I reccomend the Soprano:



Great looking, cheap, and cool. There's nothing wrong with it.
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