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    Default Small Case with Clean lines Wanted. But which?

    First of all I own 2 cases an antec 900 and a 300

    If anyone knows the Cooler Master ATCS 840 then that is the look I like and at the moment that is my choice but for this matx build I do not need such a big case.

    What I do need is good and easy to clean filters, no bling, prefer no lights, no window and as little plastic as possible

    Airflow just enough to cool the MB and drives plus putting enough air into the case for a graphics card maybe.

    The cpu will be watercooled but all the equipment will be remote from the case.

    I can get an ATCS for around $150 locally so cheaper please

    So, those of you with case knowledge, lets hear your suggestions.
    Last edited by grumpydaddy; 29-04-2012 at 21:06.
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    Default Re: Small Case with Clean lines Wanted. But which?

    Bitfenix Survivor ($89.00 + shipping= $109.00) the only light is the front emblem and that can be turned off. Good air flow,....and can accommodate large video cards too. (remove one of the drive bays)

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    Default Re: Small Case with Clean lines Wanted. But which?

    How about the
    The Lian Li PC-V600FR Micro ATX chassis. Small in design yet big in features, It comes in 3 colors Black, Silver, Red.

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    Default Re: Small Case with Clean lines Wanted. But which?

    I like pretty much everything about that one vinny...... except the price.

    quite like the survivor but it doesn't really grab me.

    not a fan of the mesh on the Raider
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    Default Re: Small Case with Clean lines Wanted. But which?

    to bad your in the UK I have the Red one
    I would give it to you but shipping would probubly be an arm and a leg lol!
    what size MB are you using?

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    Default Re: Small Case with Clean lines Wanted. But which?

    Vinny, around $60 - $70 if you use USPS Global. Mike, check your local cooler master store website, you should be able to pick up the ATCS for under $100, I paid $79 plus shipping for mine

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    Default Re: Small Case with Clean lines Wanted. But which?

    The ATCS 840 is a very attractive case, but it's expensive too. Couldn't find it for any less that $149.00 just now, plus shipping.

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    Default Re: Small Case with Clean lines Wanted. But which?

    Most sellers here hold out till the bitter end on price but I found one with the ATCS for 89 which is a little over half of what some are still asking.

    If you let me know what postage would cost Vinny we could discuss your offer some more.

    This is for a Maximus V GENE and will be my daily rig

    My alternative is to use my p67 or z68 ud4 but there are problems with the z so a fresh start might be nice.
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