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    HEXUS.reviews :: Thermaltake Eureka chassis

    I must admit, I had reservations about the Eureka when it was first unboxed. It just seemed too big, too bulky and more to the point, too confused about its real purpose.

    After living with it for a few weeks, though, it started to grow on me.
    http://www.hexus.net/content/item.php?item=7114

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    very very sexy, I dont need a new case but god i love that design.

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    Missing graph?

    A good article and a nice case from the look of it Is it just me or is the graph for idle temperatures in twice?

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    that's really nice. I'm not scared of large cases.....I have a very old Chieftec Dragon at the mo....and for under £100 that chassis could be the long term replacement.

    Nice performance too!

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    Lots of good stuff from thermaltake recently. not lo0ng ago they were widely referred to as thermaltack.

    Love my Armor though

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    The inside looks great, shame about the outside, that is hideous

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    I don't like the cheap stamped holes & psu holder, nor the very plasticy front (behind the door).

    Small things like that are what sets apart the more expensive cases, and something Thermaltake should be aiming to compete with if it is to lose the stigma attached to it from some in the overclocking community.

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    I like Tt cases (not all of them, some are a bit... garish) i have an unused Tt Armour (Aluminium) and a Tt Tai-Chi which i love

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    As a server though, it would be really good in all honesty....

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    I really don't like doors on cases - they just get in the way and get damaged IMHO.
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    unless you actually want a door, to stop prying fingers, plus doors tend to look slicker

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    Quote Originally Posted by DragonStar View Post
    unless you actually want a door, to stop prying fingers, plus doors tend to look slicker
    Sorry I just don't have a door fetish - unless you've a house full of button-pressing toddlers they don't make any sense to me..
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