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[Europe] Thin case with space for PCI card?

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Last response: in Components
May 11, 2009 4:33:39 PM


I'd like to build a compact PC with a mini-ITX motherboard and with enough space to have a regular size PCI card laid down at a 90° angle with a riser.

I like the type of cases used by IBM for their retired Netvista 2800, or those sold by Soekris with their motherboard.

Does someone know where I can find this type of case in Europe preferably under 50€ shipping included?

Thank you.

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May 24, 2009 9:36:58 PM

Exactly :)  Thanks much for the tip. I'll read up on flexible PCI risers to check that there aren't limitations, especially with the telephony card I intend to use.
a b V Motherboard
May 25, 2009 3:13:32 AM

I'm also wondering how effective these risers are for more powerful graphics cards... let us know what you find? :D 
May 25, 2009 4:30:00 PM

Will do. In the mean time, I have to find a case that will hold a mini-ITX mobo and a PCI card underneath it. Here's the project :) 
a b V Motherboard
June 1, 2009 2:17:41 AM

Interesting... why don't you try fashioning a clear case out of something transparent? I honestly have no experience with building, but hopefully this bump will catch someone's attention :D