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Old July 30, 2008, 07:52 AM
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I just ordered a Antec 1200 to replace one of my two Antec 900's. I hope the case is as good as this thread makes it look and sound!

I'm excited
trust me, the case is more then it sounds. i have had mine for 2 weeks now, and its met my expectations and more. Mind you, i'm done with the build, so i have lots of empty space to consist of :)
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Old July 30, 2008, 08:27 AM
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I am very pleased with my 1200 as well.

A fair amount of people complain about the 8 freakin' thumbscrews per hard drive cage. I use none! There is no rattle so I don't use them.

My house gets dusty (2 cats, 2 dogs) so I need to clean the filters regullarly and I find it easier this way as I don't have to open the case. I just grab the little fan control nob on the drive bay, pull it out a couple of cm and then slip the filter out. There is a lip to keep the bays from going in too far so you just shove them back in and they line up nicely.

I have no other complaints, great case.
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Old August 27, 2008, 02:24 PM
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I wonder how do you turn off those hideous leds on the 1200?
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I wonder how do you turn off those hideous leds on the 1200?
Wire cutters.
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Old August 27, 2008, 04:05 PM
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I wonder how do you turn off those hideous leds on the 1200?
buy GOOD fans and replace them.
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Old August 28, 2008, 07:47 AM
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I did a little of both. I replaced most and snipped the remainder untill I replace those as well. I've lived with this case a while now and I am very pleased with it still. Great case!
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Old August 28, 2008, 08:04 AM
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is there a guide somewhere that teaches which one you should snip? I don't want to snip the power for the blades :|.
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Old August 29, 2008, 06:35 AM
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Peel up the Antec sticker and you will see the wires leading to the LEDs. I actually desoldered them to remove them. Peel it, you'll see.
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Old August 31, 2008, 08:03 PM
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Default Pictures of my new 1200 Case

I had a 900 case but i was bored today and decided to rebuild my pc. went with the 1200 case... its so much better than the 900 case. One thing to note is you WILL NEED a 8/4 pin Extension cable. i couldnt find one so its routed from the front side. The case has so much better cable manegement. Highly recommended. You guys give me feedback about how this build looks ot if there is anything to make it look better
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Old September 1, 2008, 04:40 PM
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I like it... I guess I was lucky enough not to need a power exstension cable!!! I did buy one just incase, but didnt end up needing it. I guess it comes down to the type of power supply you have. It reached all the way around the back of the case.

nice photos, thanks for sharing...
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