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[Case Gallery] erocker's HTPC

erocker

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To view this case mod, go here.



Specs:
Athlon II X4 620
Asus M3A78-EM
G.Skill DDR2 1000
HD 5770
Thermaltake 450W

Mods:
Cut the rear of the motherboard tray to allow the w/c tubes to pass through.
 
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#2
How are your temps with all that goodness stuffed in there? Its hard to make a HTPC look clean, yours looks great.
 

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#3
How are your temps with all that goodness stuffed in there? Its hard to make a HTPC look clean, yours looks great.
I'll get a picture up of the temps. They are very good, the case has decent airflow, though I'm sure that all goes away if it's stuck in a television stand.
 
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#4
looks pretty good! how do you like that 5770?? i have it and its giving me a heck of a time with driver issues! check out my case ;)
 
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#5
Looks great.
 
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#6
Damn good job. I fixed it for you, now it's even better!

 
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looks awesome erocker:D

too bad i couldnt get the case though, but i've found a Rogue instead, so that will do the job :D
 
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#9
How tall is that Case?
 

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How tall is that Case?
Exactly 9 inches. Btw, the case is on sale for 39.99 free shipping + a $10 dollar rebate for a total of $29.99. Everyone should get one for that price! :D
 
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GRRRRRR!!!!! that pisses me off:D
 
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#12
Did you use a blue LED 80mm fan in the front? or a cathode or something or is that just from 120mm in the back?

I just got mine all put together except I'm waiting for a cpu to get here..Hope it's here tomorrow..

Your right at that price everyone should get this case It was a total pleasure to use this case..
bgears put a lot of thought into the design..Such a clean design If I'd of known it was this nice I would have paid $100 easy...
 

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#13
Erocker - Link us to this awesome case!
 

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Very neat :)
 

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#16
Ok erocker! on your nice judgement i ordered this same case for my HTPC!
 

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nice case!!!!

we have the same case and very nice mod on H50 at the back. hope i could do that too someday lol
 

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Nice case but i could not fit my motherboard in it so i went for the haf 932 witch was the only case i could find that would take my 12x13 dual cpu board .
 

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#19
How do u cut plastic so clean and join them tidy?

Hi erocker
Admirable case. It's always my favorite ones a case mod with plastic glass. I want to mod my first one with the same material. But I don't know how to cut them clean or join them. Also need some tool idea that you used in modding. Some close shot of joints will help me for sure. Any idea and knowledge will be highly appreciated. Thanks in advance.

Moin