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y'all inspired me to work on mine, so this morning i did the best i could with the limited amount of time i had before work. this case was clearly not designed with cable management in mind but i managed to rerouted some cables and removed the hd cage and moved the hd to where the floppy would be. it still needs some work obviously.


my list of needed improvements:
1. reroute the 4 pin cpu power cable under the motherboard
2. reroute sata power under the mobo
3. buy a sata optical drive
4. buy longer sata cable so i can rerout cable to where it doesnt disrupt airflow
5. sleeve cables
6. zip tie some cables
well i went and cut on the case today and redid the cables. it looks much better imo.




i expanded the hole that the wires go to the back from the psu, i cut two cable management holes in the mobo tray, i cut and access hole for the backplate in the mobo tray and i used the dremel with a sandstone grinder tip to expand a hole in the side of the 3.5" drive cage so i could get the sata cable to the hard drive. i also put some zip ties arout the pata cable to help reduce its profile.

so what does it rate now?
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Very nice^^. Ide give that a 8.5 for that case. Only thing is that IDE and daisy chain. ]
You could drop your dvd drive to a lower slot to hide them better, but theres really no need to because its not blocking airflow.
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Just redid it
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better pics of the inside






Edited by KShirza1 - 6/6/10 at 1:30pm
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Very nice. 9.5/10

If you could wrap those sata power cables it would be perfect.

I'll post mine in just a minute...
Edited by Finny - 6/6/10 at 1:54pm
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Not the best, there are a couple loose cables you can see if you look close that were for a second GTX260 I haven't gotten yet.

I wish I took the time to wrap all the cables like you guys did...
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Just redid it
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I'll give you a 7 or 7.5.

A suggestion would be to take some zip ties and group up some of the cables behind your hard drives... its easy and makes a pretty big difference.
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This is only the second PC I've ever built, and my first attempt at cable management with several tips from members here, not much of a rig but it's just my intrawebz/email box.How does this look?







I know there's a little problem with dust but the cables are OK right?








































OK I couldn't resist, that's actually a Dell someone brought for me to "look at" and that's all I did was look, before I banned it from being in my house.

This is my little browser box.

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