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Is there a special tool thats required this is my first time attempting to take the case apart I would like to switch out some of the 120 fans that it came with and maybe slap some paint on it and improving cable management. About to head to home depot in a few
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Read the sticky thread called "The Modders Manual [Essential Case mod Resources]" : http://www.overclock.net/case-mods-g...resources.html

See what and how other people have done.
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I looked through it prior maybe its my lack of sleep but dont see anything pretaining to taking it apart I see painting tips info about materials etc
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Guessing I need a rivet gun of some sort and I can get em for 20$ thanks
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okay so everything is sucessfully seperated.. i was just wondering can you purchase like a power controller from new egg or something like that I dislike the way it looks and wouldnt mind changing it up a bit
Edited by nachielous - 3/17/11 at 3:31pm
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okay so everything is sucessfully seperated.. i was just wondering can you purchase like a power controller from new egg or something like that I dislike the way it looks and wouldnt mind changing it up a bit
Can you specify power controller?
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"A power button , reset button , with some USB ports "
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ooh. gotcha. No, I don't think you can buy one that would fit that would look any different...
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Is there a special tool thats required this is my first time attempting to take the case apart
The case can be disassembled fully using a phillips screwdriver, and a pair of needlenose pliers for the 6 retention clips on the top bezel (Optional). You'll love that the front fans & the HDD cages are hot-swappable.

Just unscrew however many screws are attached to the cage assembly, disconnect any SATA/fan connectors and you're golden!
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I have a couple of 900 work logs in my sig that you're more than welcome to refer to if you'd like. Looking forward to see what you do with your case!
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