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Old May 20, 2010, 01:37 PM
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I see NCIX are carrying these Luxa2 cases now.
I'm in the same boat...hard to find a nice case.
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Old May 20, 2010, 01:59 PM
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I see NCIX are carrying these Luxa2 cases now.
I'm in the same boat...hard to find a nice case.
They are never in stock though @ NCIX.
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Old May 20, 2010, 06:12 PM
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I think you would get one pretty quick if you ordered one though...I've always had good luck getting items they didn't have in stock.
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Old May 21, 2010, 10:14 AM
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i know you're not the biggest fan of the Moneual Moncaso 932B, but I was able to fit a totally internal watercooling setup with a MCR220 in it.

I built this a couple years ago, and its long since sold, but definitely an idea of what you can fit in a 932B.





Excuse the wiring mess... these were taken before I cleaned it up.

It was plenty of cooling to keep an e6600 (@ 3.2GHz) and 8800GT cooled. I just used the Apogee drive at 7V and the system was totally silent.
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Old March 6, 2011, 01:23 AM
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ok after spending in excess of 40 hours looking for a modern minimalistic case i came down to these

Zalman HD503 ( surprisingly no where in stock in the US other than quitepcusa.com) i ended up ordering one.
Thermaltake DH-102
Hifi Classic ( super expensive.. no where to find)

Low fat i am building my first htpc with the i7-2600k chip and the new asus p8p67 deluxe board ( has a 3.5 inch USB 3.0 header box)( still waiting for the new board though)

I am surprised you are looking at the LUXas . my personal opinion too much bling !!! i am shocked that there is no high end stuff without a touch screen ( waste of money ) in my opinion
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Old March 7, 2011, 11:12 AM
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FWIW I have a DH-101 and it's built like a P.O.S.! Not worth half what they charge TBH. I just got a cheapie nMedia 5000B for $66 for another build and is at least as good build quality as the TT. So I think you made the right choice on the Zalman.
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Ive got a Silverstone Lascala that i managed to cram a 965 AMD system with 2 x 5870s in xfire that my old roommate is still using. I curse that case since its the reason my right hand is totally useless now lol.
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