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    What case?

    Ive got £80 to spend,

    show me a nice case!!!!!

    Please, no stupid gamer over the top ones!

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    How much space do you have for a case? What do you want from a case?

    I'm a big fan of the Akasa Eclipse 62, personally...

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    i quite like this one i dont have it but it would be the one i would get.

    http://www.antec.com/uk/productDetails.php?ProdID=09180

    apparently it silences things pretty well, the psu is kept at the bottom and it has an
    exhaust port at the top.

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    The P180 is a nice case, I've also had the Antec Sonata, also a good case.

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    I currently have the Gigabyte 3D Aurora Case, its really roomy, on budget and the cooling provided by the twin 120mm rear fans is just great. You can also personalize the fron projector thing which is just awesome. Highly Recommended
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    I've got the P160 - its predecessor - excellent case, so the P180 should be as good. Can't you get a Stacker for that money now tho?

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    If you have the room and the inclination, then a stacker, if not you cant go wrong with anything from silverstone or lian li

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    Wow nice cases, but too expensive! Maybe I should say £70?

    lol thanks people.

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    That Silverstone case is very nice.

    Shame about the front intake, yet nothing has beaten the Lian Li PC 7 PLUS.

    Thanks mates.

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    Herulach.. Does the Centurion 5 have windowed side option? If it does, I'm deffo getting it..

    Thinking of fitting my crusty barton into a new box..
    Me want Ultrabook


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    Quote Originally Posted by sawyen
    Herulach.. Does the Centurion 5 have windowed side option? If it does, I'm deffo getting it..

    Thinking of fitting my crusty barton into a new box..
    It does have one, although stuff like that is rare as hens teeth, i had orders with 4 different places before i got the one for my stacker, by all accounts coolermaster are having supply difficulties in europe.

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    Maybe someone from Scan would like to comment? If Scan has them.. I'll get the box plus the windowed side tomorrow..
    Me want Ultrabook


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    another big fan of the aksasa ecypese got one for my pc its great so big though
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    Antec Sonata II are great.

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    The only problem with some Antec cases is that they come with a built in PSU which can be hard to take out

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