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post #31 of 38
I just woke up.. Looked at this thread immediately.

To OP: Go with open air, don't buy a case, just put your motherboard on top of your motherboard box. Lots of ROOM and AIR. Just point an industrial fan at it if you want some airflow going.
    
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post #32 of 38
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Originally Posted by Clawbog View Post
For me, the K-62 is the best case I've ever owned.
Maybe it's the only computer case you ever had lol! j/k really.

Sorry it was just too tempting.

Everyone has their own tastes and needs in a computer case.
post #33 of 38
Go with the xigmatek utgard, best case ive ever owned, and its only like $60, nice for one 240/280 W/C
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post #34 of 38
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Originally Posted by PapaSmurf View Post
If I only had a couple of hard drives it would be great for me as well, but I have 6 so it would be worse than the Elite 330 I paid $25 new for and have been using for 3+ years. It has nothing to do with the quality of it, just the lack of features. That's why it's impossible to state empirically that one case is the best.
I see what you mean, sure it's missing a few features, but I don't need more than 4 drives. But everyone has their own needs.

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Originally Posted by nickt1862 View Post
Maybe it's the only computer case you ever had lol! j/k really.

Sorry it was just too tempting.

Everyone has their own tastes and needs in a computer case.
Lol, I've owned quite a few actually, but your right.
post #35 of 38
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I'm sorry but my I've seen a lot of threads here at OCN created by people who are outraged by their antec 900, mainly because it lacks good cable management options. Some of them upgraded to an antec 300, yes, upgraded.....
TBH the 300 isn't that good either...


Its "cable management" is a small compartment to stuff your extra cables in.
 
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post #36 of 38
CM 690ii...can't recommend it enough.
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post #37 of 38
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CM 690ii...can't recommend it enough.
That or the Storm Scout. Both are excellent.
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post #38 of 38
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Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced. Best case under $100. Lots of room, black interior, Hard drive hot swap module, room for 10 fans, able to mount 3 240mm radiators, and SUPREME airflow.
^This. I've personally owned this case and would highly recommend it... the looks, cable management, lots of space, good airflow (:
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