Any SFF PC enthusiasts here?

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What's your current build/spec?
Favorite case to build in?
How much power would you be willing to trade away to cram it all into a tiny chassis?

I'm currently in the process of a case swap for my fully air cooled i9-11900/3070Ti FE setup from my old Node 202 to something custom.

Tell me your SFF PC things!
 

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I currently have my pc (5600x, 6600xt) in a Nr200. Love it. Unfortunately, now I want to go smaller. Was thinking of picking up a used NCase M1.
 

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NR200 is a legendary case, man.
And it's a crying shame the M1 is discontinued.

I currently have my pc (5600x, 6600xt) in a Nr200. Love it. Unfortunately, now I want to go smaller. Was thinking of picking up a used NCase M1.
Look into the FormD T1, perhaps? Sub 10L.
 

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I'm visiting home and seeing the legacy of my SFF enthusiasm from back in 2004-2007 or so, when I used to have a side hustle building Shuttle xpcs for people (and myself). I've got 3 of the old ones sitting on a shelf. I liked when they kinda had a face:

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It's dated, but I still love that design. Wish I had a use for them -- I thought they'd go into arcade cabinets for emulation when they retired from desktop use, but now I have a MiSTer to do that.
 

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NR200 is a legendary case, man.
And it's a crying shame the M1 is discontinued.


Look into the FormD T1, perhaps? Sub 10L.
I just prefer the more traditional layout cases because I'm a sucker for huge tower aircoolers. I read that they're working on a M1 successor. So I see either that or the Dan C4 in my future.
 

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I just prefer the more traditional layout cases because I'm a sucker for huge tower aircoolers. I read that they're working on a M1 successor. So I see either that or the Dan C4 in my future.
Ah. Lemme throw in the Sliger S610 into the ring for ya. Real nice case. Might be a tad bigger than the C4 tho.
 

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I wish I went with a SFF for my current build. I want to hang my PC under my desk, but it's a sit-to-stand, and at its lowest setting, the case would bottom-out before the desk would, which means I couldn't run the desk's reset cycle without removing the PC...which is annoying.

My next will likely be a SFF, though, for sure, but noise will still be a major consideration so it'll still likely be on the larger side of SFF.

@narad I've almost built PC's in those cases so many times over the years, but cheaper cases always won out over the style.
 
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Ah. Lemme throw in the Sliger S610 into the ring for ya. Real nice case. Might be a tad bigger than the C4 tho.

Max cooler height is 128mm in that case -- still pretty smol. I think I'd rather just use a radiator at that point, which it looks like that case does a great job with.

I have a couple smaller cases - one is a Silverstone Raven RV02 itx case, and the other is a Thermaltake Core V21 mATX system. That one used to fit into a Silverstone SG09, but I was having a little trouble evacuating the heat from the video card in an efficient way. Otherwise the SG09 is awesome! I think it was the smallest mATX case that I could find that also could house a Noctua NH-D14/15.
 


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