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post #171 of 16055
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Originally Posted by Rebelord;12424390 
Fractal coming to Newegg! Freakin sweet. Been putting off picking up a Define XL only because of the $48 shipping. Woot great news for me, and many many others.

Love that case, the look of it is just sex to my eyes. Dont get me wrong, I love Lian-Li cases too. But theres something about the Define XL that draws me to it.

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How about getting both? biggrin.gif
    
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post #172 of 16055
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Originally Posted by NguyenAdam;12424657 
How about getting both? biggrin.gif

Nah, One will be fine. XD

On a side note about case quality. I just helped 2 friend build there computers. They both used Ultra cases (diff models though). The fitment just never was right. Such as alignments for PCI slots to mount the vid cards, the I/O shield was off on both.

So you definatly get what you pay for. Never had any issues with my trusty Antec cases though. (Done 10+ builds with Antec cases)

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post #173 of 16055
lian li b10 is pretty much to same as r3
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post #174 of 16055
Here is my R3.

5456464889_842ec1a5a6_z.jpg

It's a great case, I do plan on removing the hd bays though to improve airflow. Only negatives apart from the hdd bays (can't accommodate large GPUs and impede airflow) are how heavy it is and the fact that there should have been 3mm extra space behind the motherboard tray.
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post #175 of 16055
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Originally Posted by fr0sty_;12443953 
Here is my R3.

5456464889_842ec1a5a6_z.jpg

It's a great case, I do plan on removing the hd bays though to improve airflow. Only negatives apart from the hdd bays (can't accommodate large GPUs and impede airflow) are how heavy it is and the fact that there should have been 3mm extra space behind the motherboard tray.

580 fits in it right?
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post #176 of 16055
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580 fits in it right?

Yes, 10.5" is fine but a card like the 5970 will not fit without modding.
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post #177 of 16055
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Originally Posted by fr0sty_;12444860 
Yes, 10.5" is fine but a card like the 5970 will not fit without modding.

Define XL FTW, well when Newegg carries it. Don't feel like paying $48+ in shipping right now.
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post #178 of 16055
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Originally Posted by fr0sty_;12444860 
Yes, 10.5" is fine but a card like the 5970 will not fit without modding.

in the R3/Arc Midi?
and it not suffocating?
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post #179 of 16055
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Originally Posted by somebodysb2;12448063 
in the R3/Arc Midi?
and it not suffocating?

It would fit in the arc if you took out the removable bay
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post #180 of 16055
I'm worried about putting stuff behind the motherboard tray myself. On my Lancool PC-K62 their is at least 1 inch of room for cables. And from what I have been hearing and seeing the Fractal has half that amount. I get mine next week I hope its got enough room to hid most of my stuff...
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