Extra Bays to fill in Case Tags: Cases Optical Media Components Product Last response: February 10, 2013 4:50 PM in Components Share vElectrixx February 10, 2013 12:56:37 PM I have a cheap $20 Optical Drive to fill in one of the 5.25" external bays. What else should I get? There are: Three more 5.25" external bays for use One 3.5" External Bay Any good but cheap fan controllers? (LEDs preferred) The case is a Zalman Z11 Plus More about : extra bays fill case anxiousinfusion February 10, 2013 2:00:51 PM Why not get a double 5.25" slot fan controller like the NZXT Sentry LX and use the remaining bay for yet more fans? http://www.overstock.com/Electronics/StarTech.com-5.25-... m 0 l vElectrixx February 10, 2013 2:01:57 PM anxiousinfusion said:Why not get a double 5.25" slot fan controller like the NZXT Sentry LX and use the remaining bay for yet more fans? http://www.overstock.com/Electronics/StarTech.com-5.25-... Yay more fans! m 0 l Related resources New Case has 9 External 5.25" Drive Bays Help Me FIll them - Forum Any good ideas on uses/ways to fill 5.25" bay/s? - Forum some neat things to fill up drive bays? - Forum What to do with front extra expansion bays? - Forum Any interesting 5.25 or 3.5 bay items to fill all those bays? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Motopsychojdn February 10, 2013 4:43:04 PM They are going to be annoyingly loud, especially once the bearings go, I'd throw in another fancontroller(In addition to the Sentry) and setup some uber airflow or lighting on it Moto m 0 l anxiousinfusion February 10, 2013 4:50:54 PM ^ since you mention lighting http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPC Case Bays Forum what can i put in extra 5.25 in drive bays Forum What to put in extra drive bays? Forum Solvedcan i put two optical drives if my case has two 5.25 drive bays? Forum How do I get the icon to fill the space when set to view extra large? Forum Solvedfull tower case with room for 9+ hdd and 5 or more 5.25 bays? Forum SolvedDo desktop external drive bays cases exist? Forum SolvedLooking to get great advice on how to fill this case on a budget Forum FS: HP Laptops w/ docking bays, 14.5 inch screen, many extra Forum Micro ATX case with 5.25 bays? Forum Fill a case with Silent 120mm and 140mm Fans Forum SolvedShould I buy Extra Case fans? Forum SolvedWatercoooling small case and looking for bays resevoir/pump Forum Need a case with SSD bays plus USB 3.0 Forum SolvedExtra cooling required with this case? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !