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With the antec ive heard wireing issues, can this be solved with the ol' dremel?

EDIT: thanks ghost,big help
The newer 900s have cable management holes in the motherboard tray. The wiring issue you're probably referring to is the front panel I/O cables. They're a bit short so you can't route them behind your motherboard. I just cut them and patched in some other wires and twised the wires together and put electrical tape over them. Now I can route the I/O cables behind my mobo.

Here's a photo of what I did:
 
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post #12 of 28
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Thanks onlycodered! will try that when i get one
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Im sure you could easily fix that with a dremel. The 690 is just my personal preference
    
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post #15 of 28
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Well i like the looks of the antec better(coolermaster is a little to plain) but i was thinking more about cooling and wire optimization with the cases more than the looks.

Thanks for the fast reply!
Ok then the CM690 is the case for you
b/c wire management in the antec is horrid
and you can install 7 fans in the CM690 without any modding.
post #16 of 28
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OJX has made me confuddled again.. ill flip a coin or summat, heres one,*flips coin* meh, 900 it is... ill just have to get the dremel out if i have any problems..
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OJX has made me confuddled again.. ill flip a coin or summat, heres one,*flips coin* meh, 900 it is... ill just have to get the dremel out if i have any problems..
I DEMAND TO SEE THE COIN! lol
    
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I called tails for the 900...rofl
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post #19 of 28
The Antec 900 can have 5 120 Fans with no Moding along with the 200mm Fan on the top. Dont argue cooling between the two cases, they both are great coolers. Dont let anyone tell you that you can cable manage the A900, look at mine. 4 holes with a hole saw and boom, looks great. If you like the looks of the 900, and you are willing to dremel holes for cable managment there is no reason to not get it.



note i did even more work on just routing the cables, and it looks even better now.
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Whoa that looks nice, but isnt that cpu cooler pointing the wrong way?
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