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Detailed Information - Case Order Form

Case Order Form
Slim-line Slot-load

Slim-line, slot-loading drive slot


Faceplate is machined to fit a standard slim-line slot-load drive. This type of drive takes up less space inside the case and allows for larger CPU coolers. Includes drive mounting brackets and hardware. 

Compatible with all Slim-Line, Slot-Load drives

Note: Purchase a optical drive from us with your case (see 'Case Accessories' below order form) or enter the drive model you plan to install below so that we can match the eject button location on faceplate.

Specify the optical drive being installed:


Faceplate Color  

Black case with silver faceplate

The aluminum case and all aluminum brackets are treated by an anodizing process for corrosion protection and a long lasting uniform finish. The rear portion of chassis is black anodized. The faceplate and buttons can be either black or silver.
Black case with Black faceplate
Black case with Silver faceplate
Laser Etched Logo Graphics  
Faceplate is laser etched with custom graphics and lettering during the anodizing process. Graphics can include company logo, button labels, system specs, and warning labels. Artwork to be provided by customer. Artwork should be in a vector format for best results. Preferred file format is PDF or Adobe Illustrator.

Approximate minimum pricing per job:

  • Clear lettering on black case ($175)
  • Black lettering on silver case ($200)

Contact A-Tech for price quote. Normally you can run several faceplates for the same minimum charge or a small nominal fee per plate. Different types of cases can be combined on order to reduce total cost.

No Logo
With custom laser etched logo graphics

Face Plate Options

Rack Mounting  

Rackmount Faceplate

(6000 case shown)

Case can be provided with a one-piece 19" faceplate for rack mounting. This plate is 5.25" tall (3U) and 19" wide. Slotted and recessed holes are machined to accommodate rack mounting screws.


No Rack Mounting

With 19" Rack Mount Faceplate - add $50

Touch Screen Mounting

Touch Screen Mounting

Faceplate is machined with a cutout to fit a Xenarc 700TS LCD Touch Screen. The display can be used for operator input, previewing movies, or as a windows desktop. An infrared remote is included to turn the display on/off and control brightness, contrast, and display position settings. Touch screen display not included, purchase separately below.
  • Touch Screen style faceplate
  • Infrared remote control
  • Internal 12 volt power cable

Note: HDD mounting is limited to one 3.5" drive with the touch screen option. Or two 2.5" HDD's can be installed with adapter brackets.

No Display Mounting
With Touch Screen Mounting - add $85
Xenarc Touch Screen Display

Xenarc Touch Screen Display

A-Tech Fabrication is now authorized by Xenarc to install their touch screen displays into our cases. The display will have the full warranty from Xenarc. It will also include a special power cable to allow you to connect it to the power supply inside the case. The case will be shipped with the display installed into the faceplate. You must also purchase the touch screen mounting option above.

  • Xenarc 700TSV Display
  • VGA/composite video cable
  • USB TS input cable
No Xenarc Display
With Xenarc Display - add $400
VFD or LCD Mounting

VFD or LCD Mounting

Faceplate is machined with a cutout to fit a Matrix Orbital 4x20 display. Can be used with or without tinted filters. Includes mounting hardware and spacers. Display not included.

Supported models:

  • VK204-25-USB (most popular)
  • VK204-25 (serial VFD)
  • LK204-25 GW, WB, IY (low cost LCD)
With VFD/LCD Mounting - add $35
USB Port

USB 2.0 Port

Face plate is machined with cutout to fit a USB 2.0 port adapter. Internal cable plugs into the USB header on your motherboard. Standard port location is in the lower right corner. We can also add more ports if needed, please contact us for more information.

NOTE: When combined with the PowerMate option, the location of the USB port will be in the space between the reset button and the DVD control buttons.

No USB Port
With USB Port - add $25
DVD Push Button Controls

DVD Push Button Controls

Face plate is machined with cutouts to fit five custom machined push buttons. These buttons can be programmed to control software such as a DVD player. Button assembly comes pre-wired with header connector. This connector plugs into to the keypad connector on the Matrix Orbital displays such as the VK204-25 or similar displays with a keypad input connector. Includes five (5) machined aluminum buttons, five (5) momentary switches, wire harness, and hardware.

Note: DVD Push Button Controls cannot be combined Touch Screen option

No DVD Push Button Controls
With DVD Push Button Controls - add $75
Fan Block-off Plate or Grill
The case is designed to be cooled using just the power supply fan. Select the block-off plates for most average systems. For dual video card or hot gaming systems, choose the fan grills for use with 60mm case fans (fans not included).

With Fan Block-off Plates

With Fan Grills and Screws

Hard Drive Isolation Mounting  
The case includes isolation mountings for a single 3.5" HDD. A second HDD can be added if needed. These extra mounts can be added later. Includes four step screws and four isolation grommets.

With single HDD isolation mounts

With dual HDD isolation mounts - add $15

Machined Billet Aluminum Case Feet
Enhance the appearance of your case with these machined billet aluminum case feet. The standard rubber feet fit inside these aluminum feet and can be upgraded later.


With Standard Rubber feet

With Black Aluminum Case Feet - add $20
With Silver Aluminum Case Feet - add $20

Shipping and Ordering Information

These cases are custom made to your order. You may add additional options after work on your case has begun, however some changes may affect shipping time. If there is a custom option you would like to have that is not listed above, please contact us for a special quote. Options can also be added to your case at a later date, you only pay for the option plus a small refinishing fee.

When will the case ship?  

Standard lead time is 2-3 weeks.


Quantity Discounts?

Discounts are available on orders of two or more cases. Contact A-Tech Fabrication for more information.


Heatsink 3500 Case .... $469 + options

Please select options above before adding to cart. Before checking out, be sure to add any additional accessories below so that they can be shipped with your case.

Case Accessories
Blu-ray reader/writer:

Blu-ray reader/writer


Slim-line SATA interface

The Blu-ray reader/writer is a slim-line, slot-load optical drive for playback and recording of CD, DVD, and Blu-ray discs. The SATA interface requires a special slim-line power/data cable sold below.

Specifications - Write/Read speeds:

  • BD-R 6x/6x
  • BD-R-XL 4x/4x
  • BD-RE 2x/2x
  • BD-ROM --/6x
  • DVD-RAM 5x/5x
  • DVD-R 8x/8x
  • DVD-RW 6x/6x
  • DVD+R 8x/8x
  • DVD+RW 8x/8x
  • DVD-ROM --/8x
  • CD-R 24x/24x
  • CD-RW 16x/24x
  • CD-ROM --/24x
$142.00 each
DVD reader/writer:

DVD reader/writer

Slim-line SATA interface

The DVD reader/writer is a slim-line, slot-load optical drive for playback and recording of CD and DVD discs. The SATA interface requires a special slim-line power/data cable sold below.

Specifications - Write/Read speeds:

  • DVD-RAM 5x/5x
  • DVD-R 8x/8x
  • DVD-RW 6x/8x
  • DVD+R 8x/8x
  • DVD+RW 8x/8x
  • DVD-ROM --/8x
  • CD-R 24x/24x
  • CD-RW 24x/24x
  • CD-ROM --/24x
$109.00 each
Slim-line SATA Cable - 18"  
This cable is used on slim-line SATA DVD and Blu-ray drives. One end has a special connector to fit the drive, the other end has a standard SATA connector and 5 volt 4-pin Molex connector. 18" long.


Slim-line DVD Power Extension Cable  
Due to the design of the door mounted DVD drive, a longer power cable is needed. Cable is 14" long and has a 4-pin 5.25" power supply connector on one end and a floppy drive connector on the other. The floppy drive connector is used on most slim-line IDE adapters.


Black Anodized Aluminum Slot Covers  
These custom made black aluminum slot covers will dress up your HTPC case. Blends in perfectly with our black cases. Each cover is precision laser-cut, formed, and anodized.
$7.50 set of four (4)



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