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post #581 of 2487
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Originally Posted by Shadowtroop View Post
i bought me aCM 932 for my new build and i love IT! makes my tempest look bad
meh, the 932 is about $40 more and the design is basically the same short of cosmetics. and dont get me started on the $300 corsair cases. tempest evo owns the best value for your dollar case available right now.
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post #582 of 2487
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meh, the 932 is about $40 more and the design is basically the same short of cosmetics. and dont get me started on the $300 corsair cases. tempest evo owns the best value for your dollar case available right now.
true true, but i cant tell you how many times i have knocked off my faceplate and torn the hdd and power LED cables on my tempest, although the tempest is the best looking case out there IMO,i am not impressed with its structural integrity
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post #583 of 2487
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Originally Posted by BlackHoleSon View Post
Chose.

The only other direction I'd go from NZXT Is Cooler Master, maybe Corsair.
I'm danish, I do such things! (but thanks!)

The only CM case I would go for, is the 840 ATCS or "Prototype". But hey, they make good cases as well
Edited by RuffeDK - 6/23/10 at 4:53pm
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customized case feet coming soon...! I decided to make my own since I couldn't find a single case foot that was higher than 1''. I needed to raise the case so my power supply fan isnt sucking up carpet non-stop.
these are 1.5'' cubes of steel 1018 cold finished. purchased from speedymetals.com you can get aluminum, bronze, copper etc, but i decided against all of those because of electrical conductivity, steel was the relative lowest of all the metals and also the cheapest.

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post #586 of 2487
Does anyone have any tips for cable management? I made everything looks pretty nice by moving the majority of the wires to the back, but I couldn't close the case. =(
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post #587 of 2487
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Does anyone have any tips for cable management? I made everything looks pretty nice by moving the majority of the wires to the back, but I couldn't close the case. =(
One thing that might help in theory, if you want to take on this project or have already, is to sleeve your power supply wires of the main power connector. That way, each of the individual wires can be spread out instead of bunched together. That will give you more clearance to be able to close the case.

I thought of doing that myself, but I am too lazy.
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post #588 of 2487
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Originally Posted by AuraNova View Post
One thing that might help in theory, if you want to take on this project or have already, is to sleeve your power supply wires of the main power connector. That way, each of the individual wires can be spread out instead of bunched together. That will give you more clearance to be able to close the case.

I thought of doing that myself, but I am too lazy.
I don't really understand what you mean =/

Btw, will investing in a Fan controller help out my cable management? Since all of the cables for my fan will go into it, I believe this should help drastically.
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post #589 of 2487
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I don't really understand what you mean =/

Btw, will investing in a Fan controller help out my cable management? Since all of the cables for my fan will go into it, I believe this should help drastically.

This is what I am talking about.

Also, there is a picture of one in here by another OCN member:
http://www.overclock.net/7099202-post10.html
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post #590 of 2487
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Originally Posted by AuraNova View Post

This is what I am talking about.

Also, there is a picture of one in here by another OCN member:
http://www.overclock.net/7099202-post10.html
Wow that looks really neat, but unfortunately I do not have the skill nor time to do that heh
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