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Good links for building a case from scratch

Last response: in Components
August 20, 2010 11:26:24 AM


Does anyone have any good links for building a case from scratch?

Tried googling but not a lot came up.

Specifically, it would be good to find a site that details generic component measurements and a guide to how to make the initial case frame and what to make it out of?

Cheers all

a b ) Power supply
August 20, 2010 11:44:22 AM

There is not to much you will find on building a case I do know there are a few how to's on wooden cases, but besides that most people will buy a case and then just mod it to how they want. If you do a google search for PC case moding you will find plenty of info on that.
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August 20, 2010 2:50:31 PM

Cheers lads

Figured as much - so much work to make your own!
a b ) Power supply
August 20, 2010 2:59:38 PM

Though if you want, heres some measurements of standard components.

ATX mobo: 12 in x 9.6 in
ATX PSU : 5.9 in x 3.4 in x variable length
3.5 in HDD: 4 in x 1 in x 5.75 in
5.25 bay: 5.75 in x 1.75 in x variable length