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Postby hoxlund on Fri Aug 11, 2006 2:07 am

Has anyone seen this new thermaltake case?

http://www.thermaltakeusa.com/product/C ... zartTX.htm

amazing case, i might have to sell my current cube case:

http://www.mountainmods.com/product_inf ... ucts_id=74
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Postby dodecahedron on Fri Aug 11, 2006 3:09 am

what, no more "Hoxlund's Borg Cube" ??? :cry:
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Postby hoxlund on Fri Aug 11, 2006 10:12 am

no ill just keep my case, but that thermaltake is a killer case

not portable at all though, but mine isn't exactly a traveling lan case either

ahh, suppose i should read the review also

that thing is designed to hold 2 independent computer systems, and can hold 1 more 120mm fan then mine :cry:
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Postby MonteLDS on Fri Aug 11, 2006 11:46 am

and what do you do with your computer?

personally i could use a bigger case, but most likely not that big. I am currently pushing around HD video on a singel drive. I would really like 4x drives on a RAID-0 for this kind of work. but i think i am going wait till Vista comes out and buy dual Core 2 extreme (hopefully they will be at 3.7Ghz or greater by then)
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Postby hoxlund on Fri Aug 11, 2006 4:16 pm

i do damn anything i want, i like having no limits
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Postby LoneWolf on Sat Aug 12, 2006 4:03 pm

That's the first Thermaltake case I've seen that looks good...everything else has either been way too bling (Xaser line) or a copy from something else (i.e., Coolermaster).

I'm still happy with my modded Antec P160 though.
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Postby dodecahedron on Sat Aug 12, 2006 4:19 pm

LoneWolf wrote:That's the first Thermaltake case I've seen that looks good...everything else has either been way too bling (Xaser line) or a copy from something else (i.e., Coolermaster).

right on the money! :D
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Postby Morpheus on Sat Aug 12, 2006 7:27 pm

Here's a review of the Thermaltake Mozart Tx case:

http://www.overclockercafe.com/Reviews/ ... index.html

Personally, I don't like it. Also not to impressed, since I had an idea about 2 years ago for a similar shaped case (mine was to 'fuse' 2 server towers together side-by-side). [-X
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Postby Morpheus on Mon Sep 04, 2006 6:40 pm

Another review of the case I came across today:

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Thermaltake/MozartTX
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Postby hoxlund on Tue Sep 05, 2006 11:47 am

I love that one of the cons is the price

$270.76 shipped is damn cheap for a case like this

mine was $330 shipped

im actually very seriously considering this case

if that is the case, do i have any offers on mine?

http://www.mountainmods.com/product_inf ... ucts_id=74

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Postby MonsterMan on Thu Sep 07, 2006 4:30 pm

I like this case myself...at least the internals. Not as sure on the exterior. My current case looks good, and is big (hey, the 6 CD bays come in handy!), but the internal design leaves ALOT to be desired...Gonna switch right after I get that C2D...
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Postby hoxlund on Thu Sep 07, 2006 6:00 pm

recently built a very high end system into this coolermaster:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.a ... 6811119103

very awesome inside and out, i didn't have any negatives about it

http://www.cdrlabs.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?p=157340

pics there with everything installed
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Postby MonsterMan on Fri Sep 08, 2006 7:22 pm

Sweet :)

I think the 810 is the newer version of that, but I'm not 100% sure.

Either way, I really like the interiour layout...especially how the PSU is at the bottom of the case...
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