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post #11 of 18
Haha, I went lian li after I found I needed a better preforming case than a p180b. Since then I have never gone back. I got about 8 of them kicking around the house right now the old v1200's are still my top pick, though I am liking the new lan cool cases that came out this year.
post #12 of 18
I got to say that when I brought my Lian Li PC-7FN on sale for $70. That was the real reason I brought it at first I like it. But when I took that baby out of the box. I loved it. Then I saw a Lancool on sale too. The PC-K62 I got hook with the Lian Li cases.
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Yes. I'm taking apart again to change the power supply and streamline the wire management.
Looks good though, it looks almost exactly the same as my A04 (inside and out) just scaled up a little.
 
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Just updated my build slightly and spent a few minutes with wire management.


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Just updated my build slightly and spent a few minutes with wire management.
There's enough room behind the MB tray to hide the wires much cleaner, the first thing I did to mine was cut a slot at the top of the 5.25 drive bay to pass wires thru, my PC-50R came factory with this slot so I figured it will work well with this case, here's some pictures to give you a better idea or other ways to route the wires, the one with the red fans is my final version of my case mod.




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There's enough room behind the MB tray to hide the wires much cleaner, the first thing I did to mine was cut a slot at the top of the 5.25 drive bay to pass wires thru, my PC-50R came factory with this slot so I figured it will work well with this case, here's some pictures to give you a better idea or other ways to route the wires, the one with the red fans is my final version of my case mod.
Thanks for the slides.

I am pretty impressed with the temperatures in this case. Mind you with the cage removed and two high speed 120's up front (and a powerful 140mm exhaust), there is a lot of airflow moving through the case.

That is one advantage of smaller cases. The air has less distance to travel (and fewer obstructions).

I switched to the Corsair AX850w as I wanted a fully modular power supply (and I like how they sheath their cables).


Does anyone know if this (see pic) will fit on this case? It would be nice to stealth the DVD (and have a matching finish).

I can't find info anywhere as to whether or not it would fit correctly.
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post #17 of 18
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Love it. If I wasn't obsessed with the 800d layout, I would own a Lian-Li case, and for good reason.
This. But Lian Li makes a good case. And with their build quality and (most) their pricing, its hard to beat.
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post #18 of 18
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Originally Posted by Robilar View Post
Thanks for the slides.

I am pretty impressed with the temperatures in this case. Mind you with the cage removed and two high speed 120's up front (and a powerful 140mm exhaust), there is a lot of airflow moving through the case.

That is one advantage of smaller cases. The air has less distance to travel (and fewer obstructions).

I switched to the Corsair AX850w as I wanted a fully modular power supply (and I like how they sheath their cables).


Does anyone know if this (see pic) will fit on this case? It would be nice to stealth the DVD (and have a matching finish).

I can't find info anywhere as to whether or not it would fit correctly.

Yeah it should.


You just unscrew those brackets, and it will fit in any 5.25 drive bay.
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