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Has anyone somehow modded this case to have a side window or used a different window Panel??
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post #2 of 11
why would you make a window in that case....its meant to be like that...for superior noise reduction and thermal control.
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post #3 of 11
Yeah, the case sidepannel is soundproofed with this weird plastic stuff. Making a window in the side pannel of that case would ruin it.
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post #4 of 11
I don't think anyone here has. The side panels are pretty thick for a computer case and it really wouldn't facilitate cutting unless yo had a jigsaw or something of that nature. As Ch13f said, it's meant to be a very silent case and the thick panels are meant to dampen noise from the computer, having a window in the case, unless it was a 1/2 inch sheet of plexiglass, would negate the thickness of the side panels.

It is a beautiful case the way it is and it should be left that way in my opinion.
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post #5 of 11
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I wanted something with a window on it, but I cant find a case i like. I was gunna get the TT Armour but i dont really need a case that big. then I was going to get the NZXT Lexa but the pc stores im shopping at doesnt sell it. I cant make up my mind on the case i wont
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post #6 of 11
So the P180 hype hasn't died down yet -_-.
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post #7 of 11
If you want a cool case with a side window and lights get the sunbeam tech transformer full tower case .
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post #8 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by this_barb
So the P180 hype hasn't died down yet -_-.
I didn't know there was hype to begin with. I just love this case. It's sleek and understated, I don't go for windows and lights and other showy things.
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post #9 of 11
this version has the side window .. i looks hot! i will use it for my upcoming rig

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811129144
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post #10 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by benplanet
this version has the side window .. i looks hot! i will use it for my upcoming rig

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811129144
I wouldn't really call that a version, its a totally different case. It negates alot of the great features of the p180, such as the reversed posisiton of the power supply.
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