Solved Chassis without 5.25" optical drive bays? Tags: Power Supplies Computers Optical Media Components Product Last response: October 22, 2012 8:32 PM in Components Share anxiousinfusion a b ) Power supply October 6, 2012 8:21:38 PM Are there any decent computer chassis without 5.25" optical drive bays? My own searches haven't come up with anything and I'm going to be building a rig that has no need for an optical drive. More about : chassis optical drive bays noidea_77 a b ) Power supply October 6, 2012 9:35:08 PM I don't think there are any. The minimum size of a case is given by the ATX format plus PSU and that leaves room for at least two 5.25" slots. ss202sl October 6, 2012 10:05:23 PM http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/mini-itx-small-form... These may or may not be what you're looking for, but it's a start. Related resources Silent PC case (5 5.25 bays ) or (3 5.25 & 2 3.24) - Forum Case without hard drive bays ? - Forum What are you using your 5.25 " drive bays for? - Forum Do they make racks that fit in the 5.5" drive bays to.... - Forum 3.5" Media Card Readers in 5.25 " Bays - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution Doitsu October 19, 2012 12:24:14 AM Share I haven't found any ATX cases that fit the bill. But this ITX case looks nice. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811112373 anxiousinfusion a b ) Power supply October 19, 2012 7:45:16 AM Doitsu said:I haven't found any ATX cases that fit the bill. But this ITX case looks nice. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811112373 If I can find a Mini ITX board that supports a higher end CPU this would work great! There seem to be a few guys at Newegg who have already used this case for home servers which is exactly what I'm planning to do. Thanks for the find. anxiousinfusion a b ) Power supply October 22, 2012 8:32:31 PM Best answer selected by anxiousinfusion. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources 5.25 Drive bay Cooler FX-8350 Forum ASRock Z77E-ITX Chassis Fan Forum Smallest E-ATX Chassis ? Forum What to put in extra drive bays ? Forum PSU and chassis query Forum How in HELL are you supossed to mount 3/5 bays on a NZXT Lexa? Forum Chassis fans turned off, system overheat. Damage? Forum Mounting new 2.5" SSD when out of hard drive bays ? Forum Chassis from scratch..need help Forum Is there such thing as 5.25 " Bay Alarm Clock? Forum FX-6200 vs FX-6300? Forum My buffalo hard drive keeps asking for it to be formatted Forum Hard drive Forum DVD Drive issue Forum Hp simplesave 2000h external hard drive drivers Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !