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    Neeed a new case, recomendations.

    Going to retire my old CM ATCs as things in thar are a bit snug to say the least. Just looking for a roomy case with good airflow. Recomendations?

    Currently favouring the:
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    Re: Neeed a new case, recomendations.

    Antec 1200, huge and loads of fans.

    Akasa Omega is a nice revision to the older eclipse 6 fans in various places, or 2 + twin 2x120mm Rads if water cooling is your thing.

    They are both £100+ though are you lookign for something cheaper?

    Sticking with coolermaster you could get the CM-690 which isn't the biggest but it will accomodate pretty much any air cooling setup and there are plenty of places for fans.

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    Re: Neeed a new case, recomendations.

    The Omega's a nice case, on the considderation list with the Antec 1200
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    Re: Neeed a new case, recomendations.

    I am also in the same boat.

    I am quite tempted to get the Zalman Gs1000 - zalman.co.kr/ENG/product/Product_Read.asp?idx=310. I am after a silent system, therefore need to carefully choose my chassis.

    hope this helps

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    Re: Neeed a new case, recomendations.

    Well I purchased the Hiper after all from x-case.
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    Looks to be a very nice case that

    I'd be interested to hear what you think about it - after you've built the system
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    Re: Neeed a new case, recomendations.

    Intresting, fairly standard layout inside, but it does look good.

    I'd be interested to hear what you think about it - after you've built the system
    I 2nd that, be intresting to see what your thoughts are.

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    Re: Neeed a new case, recomendations.

    Just in case somebody wants to buy one and tell me how good it is lookie at this new SIlverstone case so pretty and with 2x 180mm fans!

    http://www.scan.co.uk/Product.aspx?WebProductId=885999

    Only £153

    More photos from Silverstone's site Silverstone Fortress - Photos

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    Re: Neeed a new case, recomendations.

    Quote Originally Posted by Webby View Post
    Just in case somebody wants to buy one and tell me how good it is lookie at this new SIlverstone case so pretty and with 2x 180mm fans!

    http://www.scan.co.uk/Product.aspx?WebProductId=885999

    Only £153

    More photos from Silverstone's site Silverstone Fortress - Photos
    I am hoping they bring out a silverstone fortress but in a full tower set up like the TJ07. Its time they replaced the TJ07 with a new king of cases.

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    Re: Neeed a new case, recomendations.

    Any updates OiD?

    I had another look at that case, 2nd thoughts the rear panel got me rather suspoius, it's that multi fan size rear vent and the snap off expasion plate covers, which you will run into on all el-cheapo cases. (although it is hex grid and not round punched holes on the fan grill, still doesn't look that good )

    I do still love the look of the side panel with it's mesh covered window and I think catches should be seen on more cases

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    Re: Neeed a new case, recomendations.

    I have to say, after building my g/f's PC I will always be using Lian-Li cases.

    The build quality is like nothing I have ever seen.
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