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I am SOOO Ticked at my Antec Nine Hundred Case-Cable Management ANY ONE?

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Hi guys-

This Antec Nine Hundred Case is HORRIBLE for cable management.. I really wish I would have knew this when I bought it.. I need a SOLID recommendation PLEASE on a case that has the absolute BEST cable management and cooling.

I want to be able to run all of the cables through the front of the case to the back side panel and actually be able to put the door back on without holding it and forcing the screws in.. like I did with this Antec Nine Hundred.

Antec only gives you two holes to run the cables through and you can't even put the back panel back on with JUST the Power Supply cables ran back there.. I managed to get my wires looking good, but I forced the back panel on and I want something that is a lot better for cable management.

Please help guys.. I would greatly appreciate it. I need a reason to throw this case off of a bridge!!!

Here is a Pic of how I got my case to look inside:


Edited by iStorm - 1/1/11 at 11:36pm
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post #2 of 61
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Hi guys-

This Antec Nine Hundred Case is HORRIBLE for cable management.. I really wish I would have knew this when I bought it.. I need a SOLID recommendation PLEASE on a case that has the absolute BEST cable management and cooling.

I want to be able to run all of the cables through the front of the case to the back side panel and actually be able to put the door back on without holding it and forcing the screws in.. like I did with this Antec Nine Hundred.

Antec only gives you two holes to run the cables through and you can't even put the back panel back on with JUST the Power Supply cables ran back there.. I managed to get my wires looking good, but I forced the back panel on and I want something that is a lot better for cable management.

Please help guys.. I would greatly appreciate it. I need a reason to throw this case off of a bridge!!!
i have the same prob lol
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post #3 of 61
COOLER MASTER RC-692-KKN3 CM690 II
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-215-_-Product

This case is Fantastic for the money. Excellent cable management & fantastic cooling. Antec cases are Cramped
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i hated my 1200 for this exact reason.

i love my HAF-X, and ive seen allot of clean builds in the corsair cases.
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post #5 of 61

COOLER MASTER HAF-922
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811119197


lol this is a very roomy case. As you can see the sides are kinda wide made just for cable management. ^.^
It looks outstanding too!

Good Luck!
Edited by Anton338 - 1/1/11 at 11:28pm
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post #6 of 61
Corsair 700/800D

For The Win.
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post #7 of 61
I just checked out a review of the Antec 900. Ugh.

I have a 912 which has excellent cable routing but HAF cases are love it or leave it for people. That CM 690 II mentioned above is nice. The Corsair 600T is a very nice mid size. What $$$ and extras are you looking for?
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post #8 of 61
Yeah, the Antec 900 is a piece of crap IMO.
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post #9 of 61
LOL dont worry OP, i made the same mistake as you in the past, i absolutely hated that case

what's your budget for a new case? i'd recommend corsair, 600t if air cooling, or 700d for water cooling
post #10 of 61
hard to beat the top mounted fan on the 900 for case cooling tho.
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