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Favourite case lighting color?

View Poll Results: What's your favourite case lighting color?
Blue 434 40.90%
Green 93 8.77%
Red 127 11.97%
Orange 39 3.68%
Yellow 4 0.38%
Purple 31 2.92%
White 86 8.11%
UV/reactive 162 15.27%
Stealth lighting! (none) 74 6.97%
Paisley maaaaan 11 1.04%
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Old 04-20-05, 01:30 AM   #41
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Blue + Green + UV-thingish, but could only vote blue.. buuu..

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Old 04-20-05, 01:53 AM   #42
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yeah snake, i see you got silver+blue as a good combo, although for some reason you've got it in third place Get that to the top where it belongs!

lethil, You think finding black stuff is hard for a computer, try silver. Damn near impossible.
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Old 04-20-05, 01:54 AM   #43
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I like the purple/uv color. I grew up in shall we say "party atmosphere" home in the early 70's so I was around alot of black lights growing up. To me though its the purple color I like more than the UV aspect of the lights.

I wish more of my comp was purple instead of blue. I have a blue acrylic case with blue LED fans. I have however replaced the LEDs in my keyboard, speakers, and the power/activity lights with purple/UV LED's. These went along with my purple/UV mousepad and HD window mod from a few years back.
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Old 04-20-05, 08:48 AM   #44
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UV all the way Its a great when its dark ... seeing all your fans / accessories light up ^^.

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Old 04-20-05, 03:29 PM   #45
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I voted blue, not because i like it the most but its just because i am only aloud to buy stuff i don't need for my computer if its blue... that is my G/f's rule lol.... god i am whipped
Well given that explanation I guess it is better to have blue lights. Then a pair of something else that is blue. ROFLMAO

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Old 04-20-05, 05:38 PM   #46
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ohh man, it took me a solid like 4 minutes to get that, but damn thats funny.
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Old 04-20-05, 11:52 PM   #47
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I like white. Espeically an ambient white. Not to much, not to little. I might be ordering some 6" CCFLs for my Lian-Li V1000 soon to do a bit of a lighting mod to. Only problem is hiding enough of the CCFL to make it "glow".

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Old 04-21-05, 01:19 AM   #48
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I love my White lights, they look clean.

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Old 04-23-05, 03:44 AM   #49
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I voted blue because in my case currently the blue cathodes (how i have them placed) and black case go really well together. Personally I don't care what color cathodes are if they are installed properly, not glaring out the window, and if it flows with the cases color. An example i don't think that a red case would look good if it had yellow cold cathodes in it.
On another note my friends and I got another friend a Lian-Li PC-75 silver case and white cold cathodes for his last birthday and my friends thought that the white wouldn't look good, but I told them differently and in his case and how he placed then they look really good. So it depends on how the person installs the cold cathodes and your own personal preference.
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Old 04-23-05, 03:47 AM   #50
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UV and a UV Watercooling Kit, WoW!!
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Old 07-23-05, 05:28 PM   #51
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Old 07-23-05, 05:48 PM   #52
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I've got 8 logisys 9 LED blue read case fans. I love the combo although the blue is definatly the more overpowering of the colors.

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Old 07-23-05, 09:27 PM   #53
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CCFL Blue.

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Old 07-24-05, 02:54 AM   #54
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i like UV myself, there is something to be said about having all you cables able to glow different colors, also a black mirror finish paint job that glows red looks pretty sweet too
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Old 07-24-05, 03:41 AM   #55
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Old 07-25-05, 10:52 AM   #56
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Old 07-25-05, 10:59 AM   #57
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I voted blue.

I have a black case, with black drives, and a black mesh for the 2 front fans. So all fans are QUAD LED Blues, and they shine nice throught the front grill. Side etched window is lit up via 2 Super Bright CCFLs from SVC. These are REALLY BRIGHT!!! I hid them in my case so it glows, not blinds, and since the inside of my case is all polished, the light bounces around nice.

I used red for an accent, cuz it looks amazing with a black case. The base glows, and on the mobo side is the old skool GI Joe Cobra symbol lit up w/ red CCFLs. Also, w/my Sunbeam Rheostat, when I turn the fans down at night the red leds also add to the accent.

If you just look at my case, you won't see any tubes or inverters lying about, I hid them all!! 3 inverters = 6 CCFLs. The other 2 are green, cuz I like to switch it up once and a while.
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Old 07-25-05, 11:01 AM   #58
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BLUE!!!!... Just because it looks so cool (and its my favorite color)

My case is silver and I just like the silver/blue combination.

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Old 07-25-05, 11:11 AM   #59
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I personally prefer red on black. Red cold cathodes all the way.

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Old 07-25-05, 11:11 AM   #60
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I'm making a radiation/biohazard themed case. So green. Also, it's not too overwhelming so I can sleep with it on.
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