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#1 aaronjwilkinson



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Posted 05 December 2012 - 12:34

#2 Mark


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Posted 05 December 2012 - 12:59

Any case that can fit an ATX motherboard should be fine. Even that cooler isn't huge so I would say everything should fit fine.

#3 Coagulated



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Posted 05 December 2012 - 13:06

You should be alright with any case, really - I would check the measurements of the ASUS Silent Knight CPU cooler as that will most likely be the main hindrance if the case isn't deep enough. I had that issue with my Akasa Venom CPU Cooler on my Q6700/Q8400

As long as the case isn't designed for mATX motherboards (micro ATX) you will be cool.

I'm sure a few more people with a bit of time on their hands will be able to recommend you a huge plethora of cases :)

#4 Muhammad Farrukh

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 13:21

One of my personal favourites, Antec Three Hundred, will do the job

#5 articuno1au


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Posted 05 December 2012 - 13:22

I love my Antec 900-2.

The 300-2 is a good case. Would be hard to go past :)

#6 OP aaronjwilkinson



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Posted 05 December 2012 - 13:25

Cheers guys

I should have mentioned that i was looking for a case at the cheaper and of the price bracket, but now that i have some more info...i think i should be able to find something suitable.

Thanks again

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 13:25

CoolerMaster make good looking and very strong cases

Knocked mine off the desk (About 1m high) when I was drunk and fun fighting and it landed on its head, apart from slightly misshaped HDD shelves, everything survived 100%, it was turned on at the time and all HDDs were fine

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 19:17

Any of the CoolerMaster HAF models are superb. I have the 922.

#9 Crisp


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Posted 07 December 2012 - 17:02

Well any ATX case would fit anything for home use.