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post #11 of 20
I use black dye blutak. Way easier & acts as a sound dampening material.
post #12 of 20
dammit having such a hard time finding those 3M Dual Locks =/
post #13 of 20
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Originally Posted by MoYu View Post

dammit having such a hard time finding those 3M Dual Locks =/
RadioShack has em if there is one around you.
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post #14 of 20
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And at Home Depot there's even a greater selection than before. Some is advertised as "industrial strength."

post #15 of 20
I went two different Rona stores, two different home depot stores and they didnt carry it, went to michael's (craft store) did not have it, went to my two closest staples and it was OOS, had to drive quite a bit to buy 4 measly pieces of velcro for $3.99 winksmiley02.gif

Sigh*


edit: nvm just opened the package to play with it, and i think this was totally worth those four bucks! this actually takes a little effort to pull apart XD
Edited by MoYu - 5/21/12 at 12:34am
post #16 of 20
Is industrial strength velcro (Velcro brand) only related to the adhesive? I'm in the hardware store now and I'm trying to figure out if just the sticky back would be sufficient.

Edit; I wound up going with the general purpose stick back stuff.
Edited by Infinite Jest - 6/20/12 at 12:00pm
post #17 of 20
Thread Starter 

When next I go for pads I'll buy a packet of each and find out the difference.

post #18 of 20
Velcro is great! And not just for mounting fans.
I use 10mm Black Velcro One Wrap Cable Tie Hook & Loop Strap for cable organizing.. both in and out of case.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/10mm-Black-Velcro-One-Wrap-Cable-Tie-Hook-Loop-Strap-/280723323715?pt=UK_Computing_Cable_Ties_Organisers&hash=item415c69fb43

Add stick on pads to secure to case as needed.thumb.gif
post #19 of 20
Nice... I might just do this for my scratch HTPC build so that there's no screw holes.
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I bought some velcro but always managed to get some fans on
   
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