1. PC Case Question -- CompUSA/FMI Screwless?
I've been thinking about building a few barebones systems to sell at the
local geek flea market and I was wondering if anyone has used the case
available at the following URL:
I'm intrigued by the design, but have been assured by a CompUSA employee
that it's crap.
That said, it is an interesting case; it's a sort of HP Pavilion
look-alike (could use a repaint, though), and it has the nifty feature
that when opened it drops open like a Mac G4 tower. The power supply is
a nice sturdy 300W, and despite its HP clonishness (nice if you're
matching decor, but excessively gimmicky) I like the idea enough that I
think it could be a selling point.
The problems I've seen with the case, however, are significant. The
biggest one is the fact that there's no way to effectively secure the
power supply wires, meaning that there is the risk of getting something
chopped up by a CPU fan. Another problem is that the case is extremely
cramped. While the drop-side configuration makes the issue of work room
irrelevant, the case does seem to be severely bottlenecked on
ventilation. My suspicion is that as nice an idea as it is, the whole
idea of designing an ATX box like this may be flawed primarily because
of the wiring issue.
What I'm asking is this: who out there has used this case, and what has
been the opinion of it? Also, does anyone else make a case with a
similar design (apart from Apple) for a reasonable (<US$100) price, or
is CompUSA the only one that sells anything like this?
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