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Poll Results: What is your Overall Opinion on this case

 
  • 49% (927)
    Great
  • 30% (573)
    Good
  • 12% (226)
    Meh
  • 1% (27)
    Bad
  • 5% (108)
    SUX
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post #20471 of 28613
Quote:
Originally Posted by MuzicFreq View Post
loved my scout when I got it but lately Im kinda not liking it for the lack of space to put stuff such as great watercooling kit into without modding/external rads. Dont get me wrong it's a great case but there's better out there but for the price you get a good deal of features. Might migrate to the HAF-X case (I love coolermaster).

Also for those who would suggest the 120 rads, Kinda turned off by them since it makes the case look a bit bulky inside.

Also the lack of space for the higher end gpus.
Not bulky with a 120mmrad (sure it's a H50 but...), and has lots of space for the highest end graphics card and if it's not enough space, I'll make more.



Overclockin aint just for the elctronics! My Scout is Superclocked!!!
Edited by Rockr69 - 4/22/11 at 9:55pm
    
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post #20472 of 28613
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Originally Posted by Rockr69 View Post
Not bulky with a 120mmrad (sure it's a H50 but...), and has lots of space for the highest end graphics card and if it's not enough space, I'll make more.


Thats a modded case, I dont like to meddle with taking parts out of the case.
Maybe if they made a Scout the size of a HAF922... NOW THAT I WOULD BUY also with an optional fanless window.

Also I was talking about the RASA120 rad. Also the H70 rad is a tad on the bulky side as well =p
*Gets to photoshopping a scout and a HAF*
post #20473 of 28613
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Originally Posted by MuzicFreq View Post
Thats a modded case, I dont like to meddle with taking parts out of the case.
Maybe if they made a Scout the size of a HAF922... NOW THAT I WOULD BUY also with an optional fanless window.

*Gets to photoshopping a scout and a HAF*
I didn't take a single part out that I didn't put back. I just modded them. Let's remember kiddies, midtower case, midrange components. Graphics cards weren't the giants they're becoming today. The longest cards two years ago was the 58 and 5970 and the GTX 2XX series cards.

We've done great things here with our Scouts and if modding ain't your gig that's cool with me, but don't knock the Scout around for things it was never designed to do.
    
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post #20474 of 28613
With the quality and options design and the overall build of the Cooler Master Storm Scout @ $65.00 it is Vastly under valued. I would say "$125.00 should be set for the New Scout II if they stay in line with the New ThermalTake V-9

Guys.. Take a look at what the new Scout could look like.





Of course put the handles back on and keep the current window design..
Edited by unimatrixzero - 4/22/11 at 10:14pm
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post #20475 of 28613
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With the quality and options design and the overall build of the Cooler Master Storm Scout @ $65.00 it is Vastly under valued. I would say "$125.00 should be set for the New Scout II if they stay in line with the New ThermalTake V-9

Guys.. Take a look at what the new Scout could look like.


Of course put the handles back on and keep the current window design..
To me and this only my opinion, the only redeeming qualities that V9 has is the color and the HDD dock. I could use that almost every week.

I've said it before and I'll say it again, a new Scout should be a case revision with all the features of the Enforcer with the exterior of the Scout reworked to fit the Enforcer chassis. Sell it for $99 and it would be the one of the best selling midtower designs in history.
Edited by Rockr69 - 4/22/11 at 10:18pm
    
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post #20476 of 28613
That and the Docking Station at the top.. or room for a 240 Rad at the top.
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post #20477 of 28613
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Originally Posted by MuzicFreq View Post
loved my scout when I got it but lately Im kinda not liking it for the lack of space to put stuff such as great watercooling kit into without modding/external rads. Dont get me wrong it's a great case but there's better out there but for the price you get a good deal of features. Might migrate to the HAF-X case (I love coolermaster).

Also for those who would suggest the 120 rads, Kinda turned off by them since it makes the case look a bit bulky inside.

Also the lack of space for the higher end gpus.
Well it was marketed as a LAN case so it was never meant to be full of the most high end things you can fit in a full tower. But from what I've seen it does allow for a lot of good components in the space it allows
post #20478 of 28613
Okay Here are some UpDates from The CMSSC HeadQuarters. Project Man Cave.










































He loves The New Man Cave.. he is considering moving in. He just has to figure out where to put the bed.
Edited by unimatrixzero - 4/22/11 at 11:54pm
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Going to use the easy button for anything?
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Going to use the easy button for anything?
Yeah he's gonna use it to send me to Aruba for a month. All expenses paid.
    
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