a lovely bit of plagiarism

connection? no. influenced by? maybe.

i just did a quick google image search on pressure washers and distinctive side panels with crossbracing/vents are not a common trait at all. so all i’m saying is that i’m noticing a similarity, and possibly a trend (if it starts showing up on more models/brands). or i might be reaching, also entirely possible. :smiley:

holtag: I think this shows how much of a trend setter the Core77 boards have become. We are changing design!

I do some work for a former Alienware guy, and he has a few of the original towers at his place. They are actually surprising nice in person. They look more like a classic streamlined appliance design than a tacky PC tower.