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Old 07-30-2005, 06:23 PM   #1
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Default What is the best material for a case?

Ok, this is one of those really noobish questions but what would be better a steel case or an aluminum case. Or are there any other types of cases that would be better?
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Default Re: What type of case is the best?

Mid Tower ATX cases are good. Side panels are cool. Lots of funs.
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I was kinda asking what types of materials make a good case. Like is an aluminum case better then a steel case?
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steel would be stronger but much heavier. If you move your computer alot or throw crap at it and kick it when ppl headshot u in cs I would get a steel case. If not then save some money. The main thing to look at is the circulation. Thats the biggest issue on a computer.
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aluminium by far the better metal...its an alloy (i do chemistry in school)
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Aluminum has a better heat transfer property, so it will keep your computer a bit cooler overall. That's one of the advantages.
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im happy to see anohter avid fan of chemistry (the science of life)
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