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Old June 6, 2013, 01:07 PM
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i am wondering what case in the 60 max 70$ price range would be suitable for a semi decent after market cpu cooler and roomy enough for 2 video cards?

i've personally been looking at the zalman z9-z12 series.
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Old June 6, 2013, 01:20 PM
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I recently just bought a $60 case. My decision was between Corsair 200r and Bitfenix Shinobi and I went with the 200r.
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Old June 6, 2013, 01:50 PM
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+1 for the 200r I personally feel like its better built.
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Old June 6, 2013, 02:14 PM
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I originally looked into the 200R but it was the little things that made me move up to 300R for a bit more money.
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Old June 6, 2013, 02:34 PM
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Can get some damn good deals going second-hand on cases.. especially if you don't mind some minor cosmetic blemishes.

There is also the review units which might make you stretch a lil more or if your not in any kind of a hurry you may spot a future review unit which will suit you:
http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum...level-10m.html

Speaking of review units, they did a review of a $35 case recently that wasn't bad at all considering the price
Cougar Spike Mini Tower Review
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Old June 6, 2013, 02:59 PM
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if only i lived in the area that those cases are in i would love to one of them.
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Old June 6, 2013, 03:04 PM
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on the original question of the zalman z9/z11, is there anyone out there that has built a rig using either of these two? and if so was the quality half decent?

i'm just having a hell of a time picking a case thats budget friendly anyways.

i am looking to grab something from ncix if that helps
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Old June 6, 2013, 03:18 PM
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No love for HAF 912?

Cooler Master HAF 912 Black Mid Tower ATX Case 4X5.25 1X3.5 6X3.5INT No PS Front USB Sound
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Old June 6, 2013, 04:12 PM
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I built a rig using the Z11 and it was easy enough, no cuts to my body and the case was nice and also quiet, the build was for a friend and he was very happy with the outcome.
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Old June 6, 2013, 05:19 PM
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thats good to hear wedge. did you use any after market cooling for the build? if so was it spacious enough?
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