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Old 12-21-2007, 09:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi all - I'm building a system and was curious which is the best case for optimal air flow?

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Old 12-21-2007, 10:23 PM   #2 (permalink)
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thats a subjective question... but Antec 900 or NZXT Zero or Coolermaster Stacker 830
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the antec 900 is a terrible wire management case tho if you aren't very handy with tools around the shop.
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I don't like the blue LEDs... it makes it seem cheesy, at least I think. I want something sleek, black, and professional looking.
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what kind of $$$ are you looking at spending?

[edit] I love my blue LEDs [/edit]
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Old 12-21-2007, 11:11 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Well, I don't like the idea when I'm sleeping there are blue lights coming from my desk.

How about:

Newegg.com - Antec P182 Gun Metal Black 0.8mm cold rolled steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail
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Well, I don't like the idea when I'm sleeping there are blue lights coming from my desk.

How about:

Newegg.com - Antec P182 Gun Metal Black 0.8mm cold rolled steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail
weren't those out of stock just an hour ago?? but those are good cases, great airflow
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Ive been looking at those for the past few hours, I dont think they were out of stock.
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wow.. with the rebate its pretty affordable
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I currently have this right now, that is being unused:

Amazon.com: Ultra ULT31584 Wizard ATX Mid-Tower PC Case (Blue): Electronics

Can I buy TWO 120mm fans and put them on the case... will this case + fan combo be good enough to support the system I have here:
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