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post #11 of 24
contact acer directly?
post #12 of 24
What you can do is, buy a whole PC then take the internals and put it in a different OEM case and take it back to the store..
post #13 of 24
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Originally Posted by The Master Chief;11808525 
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why anyone would mod a lian li to look like that is mentally ill.

Well I think Lian-Li makes bland looking cases that reek of 90's OEM junk. So they're aluminum. Big deal. Lian Li fanboys remind me of those shmucks who think that fat tailpipes make your car go faster.rolleyes.gif
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post #14 of 24
I would contact Acer and find out who you need to speak with that is knowledgeable on that product. Find out who manufacturers that case for them and go straight to the manufacturer and see if they will sell you one individually. It's likely someone like Raidmax who actually produces it and then Acer just rebadges it.
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Thanks everyone for the POSITIVE, NON-ACERBASHING answers, just a thought because I thought it looked pretty cool.

Edit: I hate OEM stuff, too, I just kind of wanted that case.
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post #16 of 24
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Originally Posted by G33K;11809011 
Thanks everyone for the POSITIVE, NON-ACERBASHING answers, just a thought because I thought it looked pretty cool.

Edit: I hate OEM stuff, too, I just kind of wanted that case.

Well if you find out who makes it would be interesting to know. Post back and keep us updated if you do.
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post #17 of 24
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Originally Posted by PhillyOverclocker;11808500 
I love how everybody bangs on this case because it's an Acer, but if someone took a Lian-Li and did mods to make it look exactly like that they would be all like "Wow! That is some super-leet mod work bro!!!"

It's not really my style either, but I'm not going to post up just to tell the OP that he has bad taste. I think people need to keep their opinions to themselves if it going to be so negative.

^^^^^This guy speaks the truth^^^^^
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post #18 of 24
Why would you want this case?

These cases had really thin wiring for all the lights and motors and this wiring caused a fire problem. Please, you don't want a case that will catch on fire on its own.

http://www.guru3d.com/news/acer-predator-gaming-pcs-pose-fire-hazard-recalled/

http://www.slashgear.com/acer-predator-gaming-pcs-pose-fire-hazard-recalled-1938304/
    
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post #19 of 24
Dude, that case looks totally badass now that I know the front bezel swings up and over the top of the case. Once again not for me, but I could see a lot of people just wanting to do custom builds using that case.
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post #20 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by PhillyOverclocker;11808573 
Well I think Lian-Li makes bland looking cases that reek of 90's OEM junk. So they're aluminum. Big deal. Lian Li fanboys remind me of those shmucks who think that fat tailpipes make your car go faster.rolleyes.gif


I can tell you've never owned one... teaching.gif
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