Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Hardware
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 11-17-2005, 10:36 PM   #1
In Runtime
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 396
Default Cases?

I want a case that has a good amount of fans, and isnt an eyeSore to look at. i can spend like 200$ on it, any help is much apprieciated

clandestinex337 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2005, 05:21 AM   #2
Baseband Member
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 38
Default Re: Cases?

You can basically buy any case you want. And then just add the fans, also put some heatsinks on the memory, ad add a hard drive fan. Maybe even opt for a water cooled fan for your processor

xtremecomputers is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2005, 05:45 AM   #3
In Runtime
AOD's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 348
Default Re: Cases?

i suggest an ThermalTake case my prefernce would be an Soprano cas i buying one and gonna put some glow wire stuff round it and make it look ownage XD comes wiht a 430w PS wonder if that'll be enuf for me hmmm
Yes I have another problem...
AOD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2005, 07:08 AM   #4
In Runtime
MeTzenAs's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 179
Send a message via AIM to MeTzenAs
Default Re: Cases?

Antec and Thermaltake usually have the best airflow and cooling ratings.
AMD 4000+ w/ san diego core, Gigabyte GA-K8NSC-939 mobo, 1GB of Corsair XMS ddr400, 1GB Rosewill w/ black heat spreaders ddr400, (2GB of RAM total), ATI X850XT Platinum Edition (AGP), 160gb Seagate sata HD, 120gb Western Digital IDE backup drive, Antec smartpower 2.0 450w PSU, Logitech MX 518 expert gaming mouse. Logitech Precision PC Gaming Headset
MeTzenAs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2005, 07:14 AM   #5
Fully Optimized
The Amish Kid's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 2,034
Send a message via AIM to The Amish Kid
Default Re: Cases?

The Thermaltake Tsunami is really nice so is the Antec P-180. Also the Lian Li PC-65 is really nice too.
The Amish computer:
AMD Opteron 165 CCBWE 0551@ 2.25ghz(250 x 9) 1.45v cooled w/ Thermaltake Big Typhoon | DFI LP Ultra D | eVGA 7800GT@ 465/1110 | Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeMusic | 2GB G. Skill DDR 500 @ 250mhz 3-4-4-8 | 80 GB SATA + 40GB SATA + 200GB IDE| 480w Thermaltake Silent purepower | Thermaltake Tsunami Dream case (Black) | Windows XP Pro |
The Amish Kid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2005, 07:46 AM   #6
Computergen's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 3,175
Default Re: Cases?

I second what the amish kid said....

Also, Metzanas....there is a 5 line signature limit.
Computergen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2005, 08:21 AM   #7
Baseband Member
bill gisse's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 95
Default Re: Cases?

LIAN-LI (aluminum case) makes some of the best made. The PC-60B Plus , midtower size , $129 is a classical style. This one is Black but also available in silver, nothing but quality. Lain-Li has a good link, and a good selection. Newegg has decent prices for them. Some models come with slide in motherboard trays also. I was going go use the PC-60A plus (silver) in my new build but recently saw a LIAN-LI case with bottom mount power supply so will probaly use one on of those as soon as I make up my mind as to whick one e. LIAN-LI has a bunch of choices. Bought a used Turbo-Cool 510 power supply from a friend, got some other stuff from him also. He's selling all his extra's to get money to build a super gamer. Really lucked out on the power supply for $100, he paid $210 for it and only used it for bench testing PC components.

bill gisse is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:38 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0