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    Installing Mnpctech Black Anodized Diamond Knurl feet to Antec 300 mid tower case

    A Power drill with 11/64 drill bit is needed.

    Available at this link
    "Black Diamond" Black Anodized Machined Aluminum Computer Case Feet

    The feet include fasteners that are 8/32 x 1-1/4" long screws with #10, 1" O.D. washers





    The Antec 300's rubber adhesive feet can be peeled off.


    You may need a flathead screwdriver to help pry them off, but be careful not to scratch the paint!


    Using 11/64 drill bit to enlarge Antec 300 factory made feet holes








    Installed on Cooler Master HAF 922




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    can they be made adjustable so you can level out the case on an uneven surface?
    Like I can with my full tower speakers

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    Big difference from the stock feet, the Knurled feet are taller alowing more air under the case, which is great if your running a bottom mounted PSU with the fan facing down. Another thing nice about the Knurled feet, is that you do not have to worry about them breaking like the cheap plastic feet that come preinstalled on most cases.

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    @vinman, you could add washers

    @doctor, you nailed it!
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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    They are really nice, but IMHO that's a good chunk of change for case feet...

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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    Yes, they really look good. But for $10 bucks apiece I think I'll pass.

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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    Considering that they're machined and anodized, $10 seems fair to me. (but I can't afford them)

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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    I actually prefer the "Pulse Modding" case feet at ChilledPC, which are not knurled. They're reminiscent of Lian Li, but twice as tall, which is why I bought them. I used them on my Array R2, which was modded to have a vertical, floor mounted PSU, and I need extra height to allow the right-angled power cable clearance beneath the case.

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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    Your paying for something that's going not break, they are going to last a very long time, so in my opinion they are worth the asking price.

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    We make them one at a time, in our shop Lathe.... Some days I look over at Randy and think we should be asking more.... I'm Proud to make my own products and support his family.
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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    Bill, some of these guys do not understand the time and work that goes into making each one, I was a machinist for 14 yrs, so I know what's involved in making each kit. $40 is a great price, for what your getting in return, sure they can find a cheaper kit, but it's not going to last as long of have the same quality as the kits for sale at MNPCTech.

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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    I'm not saying they are not worth the money, but I would rather spend my money on what is inside the case. They really look good and make a statement.

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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    I understand the value of hand made parts and would certainly buy them if money wasn't so damn tight right now.
    There are a number of thing on his website that are looking real good to me, and eventually, I'll probably order from there.

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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    I think they are sweet and, in fact, have added them to my growing wish list. But, like Neil, money is pretty damn tight right now.

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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    Lets put it this way, MNPCTECH products are like fine wine....it's not anyone taste and budget....I'm sure not anyone will take their vehicle to WalMart for accessories.

    And if you're using $60-80 case then these feet are not for you.

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    Default Re: How To Guide: Installing new shoes for your PC!

    Thanks for the comments guys!

    Whenever somebody asks "I want it, but it cost too much" ....My response is "Then make it yourself, and show everyone how you made it from solid block of aluminum"

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