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post #1 of 9
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hello,

i'm in the process of building a new gaming rig and would like to if power cables from all PSUs are long enough for full tower cases .

i have a corsair gs800 supply and considering the antec df-85 or haf -x

please advise

cheers
post #2 of 9
Basically yes, but if you're doing some serious cable management then it might get a little tight.
post #3 of 9
HAF-X I don't think so, I'm not sure if it comes with an extension but I know my 800D couldn't connect the CPU 4+4 pin from behind without the extension Corsair provided.
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post #4 of 9
my corsair hx1000 is long enough to route all over the darned place in my HAF 932 despite the ludicrous amount of stuff crammed back there.

If not, you can always pick up cheap extenders.. heck you can even get single-braid ones and make it look 100 times sexier in the process wink.gif
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I had the GS800 in an NZXT Phantom. The only cable that would not reach through the cable management holes was the 4+4 pin, so instead I ran it alongside the motherboard for it to reach.

Everything else was fine.
    
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post #6 of 9
As others have already said, the only cable that ever really gives anyone trouble is the CPU power cable, if you want to run it behind the motherboard.
NZXT makes some very slick extension cables. http://www.nzxt.com/new/product.php?series=13
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post #7 of 9
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i really appreciate the assistance
thank you
post #8 of 9
The HAF-X comes with an extension cable for the CPU power.
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post #9 of 9
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i already bought the DF-85 frown.gif
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