DIY HD HTPC Extravaganza - Part 1: The Cases

Side And Interior Views

The two aluminium front panel doors are attractive but unwieldy

The interior of this CoolerMaster case is Spartan, but well organized. Drives slide in from the front, and the power supply is mounted next to the motherboard, but in a sideways orientation.

Here's where you can install the optional front panel VFD

A massive swing-down aluminium door protects the front panel ports from dust and dirt.