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Inside GS1000

In Figure 10 you have an overall look from the interior of this case.  Even though you can remove the right side panel, the motherboard tray is permanently attached to the chassis.

Zalman GS1000 caseFigure 10: Inside GS1000.

This case comes with thumbscrews for fastening daughterboards to the case. We think the use of this kind of screw is perfect, since several screwless mechanisms use cheap plastic parts that break while you are building your PC. In Figure 11, you can see the rear 120 mm fan and the thumbscrews. The fans that come with the case use a three-pin connector, allowing you to connect them to your motherboard and thus monitor their speed.

Zalman GS1000 caseFigure 11: Rear 120 mm fan and thumbscrews to fasten daughterboards.

This case comes with a 120 mm fan on the top and has space for you to install another 120 mm fan.

Zalman GS1000 caseFigure 12: Top 120 mm fan and space for installing another one.

Zalman GS1000 also has space for the installation of two 120 mm fans at the bottom of the case, as shown in Figure 13. If you install fans here you should also install the feet that come with the case.

Zalman GS1000 caseFigure 13: Space for installing bottom 120 mm fans.

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Gabriel Torres is a Brazilian best-selling ICT expert, with 24 books published. He started his online career in 1996, when he launched Clube do Hardware, which is one of the oldest and largest websites about technology in Brazil. He created Hardware Secrets in 1999 to expand his knowledge outside his home country.