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i had a very cheap tower that while moving from my music gigs slipped, dropped and shattered into pieces. (everything inside works fine after the drop a week ago. contents in my sig.
i'm writing from the same comp right now)


im trying to get a new case and need help picking one.
im not sure whether my motherboard will fit a server rackmount.. i'd like to get a rackmount design... but im open to any kind of case/tower.



im looking for something that that looks professional, and easy to carry around


help...
Edited by Remix65 - 3/6/11 at 7:03pm
    
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811163157

Expensive, but small, easy to carry around, and clean looking.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811156200

much cheaper, still nice. Not sure if your GPU will fit you'd have to check yourself.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811154094

even cheaper, has a handle for easy carry, fairly clean looking still.
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Originally Posted by Shiveron View Post
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811163157

Expensive, but small, easy to carry around, and clean looking.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811156200

much cheaper, still nice. Not sure if your GPU will fit you'd have to check yourself.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811154094

even cheaper, has a handle for easy carry, fairly clean looking still.
i like the first one even tho its a little pricey. im sure if i look around i can get it a little cheaper. i really don't mind buying second hand stuff so long as they are in good condition.

i like the cube coz it doesnt look like a regular tower but would it fit everything i have [in my sig].
and would it need another power supply?



i like the second one coz of the price. that i could buy even just now. but it doesnt exactly say "professional" music man...





for far im inclined towards this
    
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Originally Posted by Remix65 View Post
i like the first one even tho its a little pricey. im sure if i look around i can get it a little cheaper. i really don't mind buying second hand stuff so long as they are in good condition.

i like the cube coz it doesnt look like a regular tower but would it fit everything i have [in my sig].
and would it need another power supply?



i like the second one coz of the price. that i could buy even just now. but it doesnt exactly say "professional" music man...





for far im inclined towards this
Well for portable music, most people I know of have a good laptop w/ external DAC they carry around instead of a desktop system. The cheapest I could find the silver stone was 129.99 after rebate w/ free shipping if you have a Prime account on amazon.
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its a shame that i have over 10 laptops and but dont have one dedicated to music. but i think i'm slowly moving to a laptop.
at this point i just do everything on the desktop. multitask my work and music at the same time on 3 monitors.



i was leaving the club a week ago and put the tower on my railing as i opened my door but the railing was wet coz of the snow and the tower dropped on the other side and shattered. if the tower had a handle i'd have just placed it down. but i was too to bend down.


the show must go on. don't laugh


    
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haha. Yes. The show must go on indeed.
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u laughed.
    
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http://geargrip.com/

Offer a number of Case carrying harnesses.

Opening up a much wider range of cases you could use, simple as taking off the harness when you get there if you don't want it to be shown.
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