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Anyone have any tips for cable management in this case without modding the case itself? Pictures would help! thanks everyone
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Not trying to be a smart ass... get a different case. I had that one for a while and cable management was nearly impossible. It's just too small to tuck them away anywhere
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Not trying to be a smart ass... get a different case. I had that one for a while and cable management was nearly impossible. It's just too small to tuck them away anywhere
Not really wanting to spend money cause there's nothing really wrong with the case this is just a cosmetic factor , I'm a minimal RTS&FG Gamer don't really need a better case. Don't worry you aren't being a smartass you are making a suggestion
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Maybe this will give you some ideas -

http://www.overclock.net/11710707-post14131.html
    
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Not trying to be a smart ass... get a different case. I had that one for a while and cable management was nearly impossible. It's just too small to tuck them away anywhere
You aren't at all, the antec 300 is quite a pain to have cable management with, it's quite an old case and cable management techniques weren't as developed back then.
post #6 of 8
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Thanks tmun! I do have some ideas now
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post #7 of 8
It can be done, you just need to tuck as much stuff behind the motherboard tray as you can. But if you mod it it makes things easier. I mean just a simple hole for the AUX. power for the CPU will help a lot.
 
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Not to bump a couple month old thread but, I just wanted to update people on what i did to manage my cables, I basically used a dremel after taking all my parts out and made some holes for the cords myself and widened with a 1 1/8 I think step bit on the holes on the side where the fans are at, Eventually gonna take some pictures maybe give some people some ideas on what else they can do to change theirs
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