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I've been looking into modding cases, but i'm not that experienced at it. I've been wondering what a good case is to "practice" modifying and so i can use it for the computer im going to be building in the next few months.
    
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There was another member asking where to get free or cheap old cases to mod. If all you want to do is experiment or practice, any old case will do. Members suggested going to the salvation army, goodwill, or computer shops(they have old cases they might give you one) .
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well that is in fact a very good idea but i've been looking for a case that i can do a lot of things with.
    
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post #4 of 11
get a stupid 20 dollar case of newegg

edit: like http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811147073
tons of mods can be practiced on this one
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post #5 of 11
Ok, what do you have in mind? Do you want a used or new case? Do you want a full tower or mid tower? Is there a color preference?
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post #6 of 11
I got old cases from all over umm.. my dads work gave me ten lol old working HP's lol
umm I got one from an old lady one from a dumpster and one from the dump...
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post #7 of 11
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welll,
i was thinking a full so i can cleanly install a wc system and still have some room left over. As for the color, i was planning on painting it so it doesnt really mater.
    
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post #8 of 11
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Originally Posted by Wasting Away View Post
welll,
i was thinking a full so i can cleanly install a wc system and still have some room left over. As for the color, i was planning on painting it so it doesnt really mater.
Recycling centers often have old server cases. Those seem perfect for what you want.
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Recycling centers often have old server cases. Those seem perfect for what you want.
recycling center?
    
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recycling center?
Ya, a place where you go to give them your cans and bottles and stuff. They give you money for the crv bottles. You also drop by other stuff to recycle it.
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