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I have one of these giganormous Chieftec Dragon Full towers.

Now I want to paint it involving some sort of a checkerboard pattern. For one side, a checkerboard would be simple. However, Im confused as to what to do with the front and the other side (made of plexi)

Any ideas would be helpful
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post #2 of 9
I'd make it one color, those cases are beasts.

I have owned several of them, and still have 2.
Theyre both purple now, looks really neat.
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post #3 of 9
Do something like this.
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Man, I miss mine . That was the one thing out of my storage unit I really wanted back....and my Momo wheel.
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post #5 of 9
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I can say with certainty that it has the potential to be loud. 4 80mm fan slots...all of them filled
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post #6 of 9
i love those cases but you should do a side window if you dont already have one. paint the thing a black and white theme and then make a top window. and definately make 2 120mm fan holes in the front!
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post #7 of 9
Those cases are awesome still have mine i got 5 x120mm coolermaster fans on it 2 front 1 on top 2 on panel. 2 x 92mm zalman on back
this is before

After


post #8 of 9
I found some old pictures of such a case i wanted to mod years ago but never finished. I cut out the front and put plexiglas in it. The photo is a bit crappy but you'll get the idea



The idea was to also make the bottom part like that.
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post #9 of 9
that window looks cool
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