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Poll Results: How much did you pay for your current case?

 
  • 12% (50)
    Less than $50
  • 12% (51)
    $50-$70
  • 17% (72)
    $70-$100
  • 14% (60)
    $100-$130
  • 13% (55)
    $130-$170
  • 7% (30)
    $170-$200
  • 7% (30)
    $200-$250
  • 16% (68)
    More than $250
416 Total Votes  
post #131 of 145
Used Nvidia Edition 830 Stacker Case 50.00
Various Painting supplies 75.00
Man hours..32 hours total 640.00 My man hours so free to me.
other parts and supplies $112.00 Total......










Total with Man hours tacked on @ 20.00 an hour. $877.00. in the case.

Without man Hours. $ 237.00

Edited by Enigma8750 - 2/11/11 at 9:06pm
    
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SSD 60g OS. 500GB + 300 GB VelociRaptor 10000 rpm PLEXTOR PX-850SA Windows 7 Professional SAMSUNG 920 BW 
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Saitek Cyborg HX1000 Watt Corsair modular CM STACKER ENIGMA EDITION Microsoft SideWinder Gaming Mouse 
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SSD 60g OS. 500GB + 300 GB VelociRaptor 10000 rpm PLEXTOR PX-850SA Windows 7 Professional SAMSUNG 920 BW 
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Saitek Cyborg HX1000 Watt Corsair modular CM STACKER ENIGMA EDITION Microsoft SideWinder Gaming Mouse 
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post #132 of 145
My motherboard is on top of a pizza box.

It was $5 hot and ready from little ceasers.
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post #133 of 145
Quote:
Originally Posted by KOBALT View Post
I'm disappointed in the poll results...... i thought this was Overclock.net
Yea it is not spend too much money on cases.net. My overclocking is not affected by my case.
    
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post #134 of 145
Antec 300 $50.00. Best budget build case IMO
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intel i7 950 bloomfield asus p6x58d-e GEFORCE 8800 GTS Kingston HyperX 6GB 
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post #135 of 145
$160-250 on average. I'll drop $300-400 for the right case.

Past Year:
800D $240
FT02 $235
V1020R $230
RV02 $160

I've had cheaper cases and I can't tolerate them.
Edited by WorldExclusive - 2/12/11 at 9:25pm
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Intel Core 2 Duo Nvidia GeForce 9400M 8GB 1067 MHz DDR3 Toshiba 500GB 
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Samsung UN40JU6700 40" 4K Curved Apple Mac Pro 2010 Klipsch 2.1 
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Intel Core 2 Duo Nvidia GeForce 9400M 8GB 1067 MHz DDR3 Toshiba 500GB 
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post #136 of 145
spent 20USD on my crap case, then chopped it up and modded it to my likings, total price.....30USD (the 10 bucks went towards LED Fans) i like how it came out



i like how it came out, isn't that all that matters, this was also my first mod, looking back i should have done a few things differently but hey, it was a first
post #137 of 145
If it's not all Aluminium, it's not a case.
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post #138 of 145
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kirby1 View Post
Yea it is not spend too much money on cases.net. My overclocking is not affected by my case.
Exactly. When your case costs as much as or more than an i5 2500K you need to realize it's just an empty metal box and that money should have been saved or put into hardware that will actually increase your PC's performance.

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Originally Posted by ar3f View Post
If it's not all Aluminium, it's not a case.
Explain why you think aluminum is better than steel for a computer case.
post #139 of 145
Spent about $40 on my case. Love nearly everything about it. Would pay extra if it was just wider, black interior with cable management. But not at all longer.
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[Microsft ANB-00001] [SeaSonic 520w M12II] [ASRock Z77 Extreme4-M Box] [Logitech G700] 
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post #140 of 145
Too much!
Someone take it off my hands and give me a nice techbench.


Spent $167 if I am not mistaken, now using my awesome glass tv stand.
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x25-M SSD 80gb + 1TB F3 + 2x2TB WD Green Win 7 64bit Viewsonic 20" + Samsung 40" Corsair 1000w 
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>.<
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