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anyone suggests cheapest case on the internet? as far as i know is generic at local store... for 30 or more... but i am not sure how quality they are... >_>;

matv or atv or whatever is good...

thanks ;p
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anyone suggests cheapest case on the internet? as far as i know is generic at local store... for 30 or more... but i am not sure how quality they are... >_>;

matv or atv or whatever is good...

thanks ;p
do you mean ATX?
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Old March 21, 2009, 09:26 PM
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oops yeah... hahahaa...
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Old March 21, 2009, 09:51 PM
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Logisys CS-51WBK Black ATX Tower Case 4X5.25 2X3.5 5X3.5IN W/ 480W Front USB Audio - DirectCanada

That ones ATX with a side window and 480w PSU.... $42, the quality isnt that bad on these for the price.

Logisys CS305 Black ATX Tower Case 4X5.25 1X3.5 5X3.5IN 480W 80MM Rear Fan Front USB Audio 120MM Fan - DirectCanada

Another case with 480w PSU, no side window, Blue LED fan on the front, $41.

Thermaltake Wing RS 100 Piano Black ATX Mid Tower Case 4X5.25 1X3.5 5X3.5INT No PS Front USB & Sound - DirectCanada

Thermaltake Wing, its tooless =P $44.
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Old March 21, 2009, 09:59 PM
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wow thats crazy deal... but i am concerned about psu... it has to be reliable (last more than 5 years) and stable...

CS305 with psu for 35 at BD... need more information about psu...

wing is not that bad...
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Old March 21, 2009, 10:10 PM
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whats going into the case? whats going to be running off the power supply?
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Old March 21, 2009, 10:28 PM
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you mean what kind of computer i will use it for? if so its for camera security computer... for my friend's computer...
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yeah but what kind of components? if your not loading it fully id expect one of those 480w psus to last a while.
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please check at security camera computer and last post about what i did buy...
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ASUS TA-665 ATX Mid Tower Case White Green 4X5.25 1X3.5 4X3.5INT Front USB & Audio No PSU - DirectCanada

Asus case for $36

Compucase 6K11BB mATX Case Black 2X5.25 1X3.5 2X.3.5INT W/ Front USB & Audio 80MM Fan No PS - DirectCanada

Compu case $31

I still remember when I built my first PC with a raidmax scorpio I got from a local store for $20 =P was actually a decent case though.
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