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Conservative styling
The RV03 is defiantly not, the RV02 maybe to some people. I believe he means cases like Fractal R3
    
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This reminded me of Yu-Gi-Oh... I challenge you to a duel!
    
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Nicely done guys, so far you've turned up a couple I missed. BitFenix Shinobi (thanks juhansoo12) seems interesting to me, though (as with any mid tower really) I'm concerned about top clearance for a radiator setup, particularly once fans get added on (you can't mount fans above the case but under their shroud, can you?) Also does it have a door, or is air for the two front 120mm intakes supposed to go through the mesh slits on the front?

As for the CM690II Advanced, it's almost exactly what I need - except for styling. It's very impressive, especially at that price, but alas.

I also wish they'd ship those darn Fractal Design Arc Midis, it looks like a great contender.
post #14 of 21
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Nicely done guys, so far you've turned up a couple I missed. BitFenix Shinobi (thanks juhansoo12) seems interesting to me, though (as with any mid tower really) I'm concerned about top clearance for a radiator setup, particularly once fans get added on (you can't mount fans above the case but under their shroud, can you?) Also does it have a door, or is air for the two front 120mm intakes supposed to go through the mesh slits on the front?

As for the CM690II Advanced, it's almost exactly what I need - except for styling. It's very impressive, especially at that price, but alas.

I also wish they'd ship those darn Fractal Design Arc Midis, it looks like a great contender.
Patience, young grasshopper.
    
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Nicely done guys, so far you've turned up a couple I missed. BitFenix Shinobi (thanks juhansoo12) seems interesting to me, though (as with any mid tower really) I'm concerned about top clearance for a radiator setup, particularly once fans get added on (you can't mount fans above the case but under their shroud, can you?) Also does it have a door, or is air for the two front 120mm intakes supposed to go through the mesh slits on the front?
1. Shinobi is a really small case, so fitting a radiator(240?) inside is going to be a pain in the ass, no matter where you'd put it. I'd go far as saying it's impossible without modding.

2. There's no door, so air is supposed to move trough those little wedges in front panel. What I can gather from reviews, airflow isn't its strongest area.
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My opinion Corsair 600T wouldn't know why not some extra bucks well spend
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I guess the Phantom, if you see the styling as "conservative", lol
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1. Shinobi is a really small case, so fitting a radiator(240?) inside is going to be a pain in the ass, no matter where you'd put it. I'd go far as saying it's impossible without modding.

2. There's no door, so air is supposed to move trough those little wedges in front panel. What I can gather from reviews, airflow isn't its strongest area.
That's wrong...
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refurbished haf-x $149.99
http://cmstore.coolermaster-usa.com/...roducts_id=607
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