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This case is super nice... And I hear it was cheap while available @ BB. This true? How much? I kinda want one now Are these cases heavy?
You have to buy it second hand now. i do not think they are in the stores anymore. No joke, i can lift the case (with no system in it) with 2 fingers. It weighs at least half of my cosmos 1000 case.
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You have to buy it second hand now. i do not think they are in the stores anymore. No joke, i can lift the case (with no system in it) with 2 fingers. It weighs at least half of my cosmos 1000 case.
I had to get mine off of ebay and it should be here today. The shipping weight on it is 30lbs.. I like heavy cases though .
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Are most of you using 1 piece dividers? My aluminum one that I bought from Sum0n3 is a two piece otherwise you cannot get it into the case. It is attached with right angles, and is then ported along the edge for routing cables. I also have the wire mgmt cover that he made, but I haven't installed that yet.
I used a one-piece but there are some drawbacks. In order to get it in, you have to not only remove the 3 1/2" bays but also the little lip that helps support it. With the PSU in, putting the floor in can be an exercise in patience. The nice part of it though is the fact it's one solid piece and is ultra rigid.

2-piece would be easier to live with though. It's really a matter of what you want from it.
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mine is rigid, there is a brace plate that the two pieces screw into and secure once installed, in fact, with a little patience in buffing, I doubt you'd be able to tell it was two piece.

I'm all for ease, I put things in and take things out of my case far too often not to have it be easy
    
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mine is rigid, there is a brace plate that the two pieces screw into and secure once installed, in fact, with a little patience in buffing, I doubt you'd be able to tell it was two piece.

I'm all for ease, I put things in and take things out of my case far too often not to have it be easy
If you're using the one from Sumon3 then you're totally good. The first time I read through his work log I didn't even realize that it was a two piece. Definitely a good option.
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without a doubt, glad I got it when I did
    
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Are most of you using 1 piece dividers? My aluminum one that I bought from Sum0n3 is a two piece otherwise you cannot get it into the case. It is attached with right angles, and is then ported along the edge for routing cables. I also have the wire mgmt cover that he made, but I haven't installed that yet.
You mean false floor mine is .118 one pc. of alum stock it goes to the hd cage and to the back.
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You mean false floor mine is .118 one pc. of alum stock it goes to the hd cage and to the back.
Ah see there is the difference I guess, mine goes all the way to the front of the case and doesn't stop at the HDD cage. Man, I really need to get my pictures uploaded.
    
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Mine's one-piece 0.064" (roughly 1/16") with 3/8" x 1/16" angle. All held together with 1/8" rivets.

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This case is super nice... And I hear it was cheap while available @ BB. This true? How much? I kinda want one now Are these cases heavy?
I believe its a little over 13lbs empty. With the box and foam maybe 20lbs. I Know of 2 Bestbuys that still sell them, Winter Garden, FL and Oceoo, FL. I asked one of the associates if they could ship one up to Jacksonville but they normally only ship to stores within their region. Go to a bestbuy and see if they have any quanity of SKU# 8428604 in stock, if they dont have any have them check the system and see if there are any in any store. If they can find one and ask to get it shipped to that store. If they cant talk to the manager, I cant see why they really cant get transferred from one store to another. I bought one in Jacksonville for $47.99 and then on the 4th of july my wife and I took a drive down to Wintergarden, and bought 2, one for me and one for my friend, I would have bought the 3rd one there and the one in Oceoo store and sold them for cost + gas + shipping but I am short on funds.

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