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Foam gum HDD holder

Related: Thermaltake Element Q

Foam gum HDD holder

I bought a nice black Mini ITX case Thermaltake VL52021N2E Element Q but its design of the HDD holder makes a lot of noise. That is why I decided to replace it with a holder made from a foam gum profile. It's easy – see images.

The foam holder in pieces

Completed holder with the HDD

Assembled holder

Update: This holder is no more in service. The whole design of the case is crap, and the alternate place for HDD provided by manufacturer covers the ventilation holes. Hard disk placed here failed one hot summer day on overheating. Now I am using a different solution: