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post #11 of 19
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since you are folding off of it, i would definitely say make the top panel mods to do exhaust

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post #12 of 19
I say do it. That's the same case I'm looking at personally for my "downsize", and it fits absolutely perfectly with everything I want (dual 240 rads, and full water, with a 580 and a 460, plus the rest of my rig).
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post #13 of 19
I want this case, but how is the cable management? Doesn't look to have many options...
    
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post #14 of 19
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I want this case, but how is the cable management? Doesn't look to have many options...
Out of the box cable management is non-existant, but nothing that little Dremel action wont fix.
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I'm not good at modding or anything like that. >.> I don't wanna butcher the case. Haha. Is there enough room behind the motherboard to at least fit a 24 pin?
    
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post #16 of 19
I love it, it's a nice little case... using it for my secondary build. Check out the PC-A05N owners club thread and you'll see lots of different builds using this case.

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post #17 of 19
I have two of these cases, and they are great. But if you have a GTX 470, it'll definitely run hot unless you either cut a couple of holes on top or buy Lian Li's top panel w/ the 140mm fan cutout.

Personally, I build budget PC's in these cases for my parents. They don't need much in terms of graphic power so I usually go w/ an Athlon II X4 and AMD's onboard video solution. That way, they get a clean, nice looking little tower that runs cool and quiet.
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I'm not good at modding or anything like that. >.> I don't wanna butcher the case. Haha. Is there enough room behind the motherboard to at least fit a 24 pin?
In my experience even a 8-pin is a really tight fit. Luckily, there really isn't any point sliding 24-pin behind the board, since the connector is right next to your PSU in inverted setup. You can easily fit all the cables behind PSU or HDD/Optical drive bays.
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post #19 of 19
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This is very tempting. I do realize that I would have to mod it to accomidate 2 more 120s.

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