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Case window - Edge guard stuff? | Disk Stabilizing Alternative?

Discussion in 'Cases, Modding & Electronics' started by johnnyfiive, Dec 11, 2008.

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    Referring to this guide here:
    http://www.fury-tech.com/en/Guides/Plexiglass-Case-Window-Mod

    What is this stuff called?
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    If I went to Lowes or Home Depot, what am I looking for? What is the black edging stuff called? In that guide, he calls it plastic door guards... :confused:
    There has to be an actual name for that item. Anyone know what that is called?

    Also, does anyone know of a Lowes or Home Depot alternative for disk stabilizers?
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    Just trying to save myself a few bucks and give myself a project for the weekend. :)
     
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    Nice idea on the corks. Thanks! I have a couple ideas for mounting my drives in the optical bays. Something similar to Scythe's product.
     
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    nice. they gotta sell this at home depot or lowes.
     
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    It is called c-channel. :)
     
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    Probably not like the stuff I linked to from crazypc.com or frozencpu.com above... the stuff they have looks like grove on one side is sized for plexi and the other side for steel/metal - specifically. They also mention about tight bend radius of 2"-2.5"

    I've used screen beading from my local hardware store to cover the metal edges for fan cut-outs. Works ok, but the end result always seems a little sloppy.
     
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    Most excellent... that stuff is great for dressing up edges - but wouldn't really work for plexi?(unless you simply screwed the plexi from the backside).
     
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