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post #21 of 38
No space for a decent heatsink? Damn it, this people never do nothing right ¬¬
Lets just hope for Silverstone TJ08-E, that also seems to be somewhat smaller...
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mekaw;12330526 
wish lian li would paint interior


Then buy a coolermaster.
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Skip. Get the Arc Mini.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by XNine;12333458 
If you like that, check out CaseLabs M8, which is way sexier.
http://www.overclock.net/case-labs/907778-new-m8-pics-jan-5th.html

Or the V352:
http://www.lian-li.com/v2/en/product/product06.php?pr_index=516&cl_index=1&sc_index=25&ss_index=64
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Originally Posted by PhillyOverclocker;12333790 
Those two cases are nothing at all alike. One is a $400 double-PSU serverboard-type chassis and the other is a tiny little $150 mini-ATX case. Beyond both being aluminum I can't see why they would even be mentioned in the same sentence.

Im actually going to use the case for a NAS box
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Originally Posted by prava;12360352 
No space for a decent heatsink? Damn it, this people never do nothing right ¬¬
Lets just hope for Silverstone TJ08-E, that also seems to be somewhat smaller...

Im actually really looking forward to this case.
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Skip. Get the Arc Mini.

Do you know where I can get one in the states?
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post #26 of 38
Quote:
Originally Posted by nagle3092;12334477 
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Did you think I meant on the outside of the case?

sexy

I want one now smile.gif
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post #27 of 38
$110? That's not even reasonably priced for some Aluminum... ($3 a pound)

Charging $100 Labor for making a case, which I'm sure you have molds for, which in turn means you could spit hundreds a day of these out...

Don't really need more than a few machine operators, a maintenance tech, and trained inspectors / laborers, all cheap labor...

I bet they don't have all of $50 in most of their cases, I look at Lian Li as overpriced, and some of their cases are really nasty looking...


This one however is rather sexy looking, but you'd think for $110 it would come with LEDs or something snappy...
Edited by _GTech - 2/12/11 at 11:02pm
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post #28 of 38
Quote:
Originally Posted by HybridCore;12360438 
Skip. Get the Arc Mini.

Hope you never plan on a multi gpu setup with that case.
Quote:
Originally Posted by _GTech;12367676 
I bet they don't have all of $50 in most of their cases, I look at Lian Li as overpriced, and some of their cases are really nasty looking...

Trust me you wont understand until you have a Lian Li, I didnt and it blew me away as this is my first. The build quality of these things are amazing.
Edited by nagle3092 - 2/12/11 at 11:24pm
 
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post #29 of 38
Quote:
Originally Posted by nagle3092;12367683 
The build quality of these things are amazing.

This.

Not to mention the several configuration options the HDD cages have. I was blown away by the different ways I could have those suckers mounted within the case. Really decent.

However, I will share but one frustration of mine regarding this case. After looking at the specs I took a bit of a gamble and purchased it in the hopes my Prolimatech Megahalem would fit. Alas, it is too tall (the heatsink) by literally 2mm, so the side will not go on with that heatsink mounted. frown.gif
post #30 of 38
Quote:
Originally Posted by nagle3092;12367683 
Hope you never plan on a multi gpu setup with that case.

Why not?

Edit: Oh I see, you'd have to remove both of the hdd cages for cards longer than 260mm... frown.gif
Edited by Clawbog - 2/16/11 at 4:44pm
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