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Above are a few pictures of my rig, I'm taking a poll since you guys know WAY more than I do about sleek lookin PC's.

What color cable sleeving should I go with?
This Blue?
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This White?
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OR
This Blue or White?
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I will admit I borrowed these pictures from the sites for question, if needed i can change the pictures to the links of the site.

Thanks in advance and please let me know if I should just link to the pages as I do not mind.
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mdpc grand bleu. cant go wrong.




id almost guess they are almost the same thing.. so if shipping time is an issue. get ftw.
i just deal with nils(MDPC-X) alot more hes a nice guy. and like throwing money his way thumb.gif
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I have a White case and royal blue fans, gonna try to keep within one of those two colors. I may have to lookup nils and see what he has to say.
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I think that MDPC has better colors then FTW but thats just me
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I may have to lookup nils and see what he has to say.

im sure he'd love to answer ya questions
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As for MDPC vs FTW please view this thread. http://www.overclock.net/case-mods-general-discussion/1065954-ftw-vs-mdpc-x.html

Thanks for the thread, however that doesn't address the color opinion I asked for..
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post #8 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by NKrader;14306798 
mdpc grand bleu. cant go wrong.

id almost guess they are almost the same thing.. so if shipping time is an issue. get ftw.
i just deal with nils(MDPC-X) alot more hes a nice guy. and like throwing money his way thumb.gif

I second this. I have the grand bleu; it is a rich, deep blue that will complement the colors of your motherboard and fan. I don't have the other two blue hues (b-magic and aquamarine) though so I can't speak for them. I just received my sample from FTW today and the two blues are quite different from the grand bleu.

For what it's worth (given my lack of photo skills), here is a picture of the grand bleu and the two blues from FTW (the coiled one is the MDPC-X sleeve):

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Here's one of the white sleeve (top is MDPC-X, bottom is FTW):

white.jpg

And here's one of the orange sleeve (top is MDPC-X, SATA, bottom is FTW):

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As for color suggestions, I'd go with white, grand bleu and titanium grey for a 3-color setup. smile.gif
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Here's some of our Electric Blue next to an Asus P67 board

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thank you guys, these are of much help, I may order a sample from ftw just to demo out the colors (like swatches haha.)


Adam, I've got a full tower case with a PSU at the bottom, and everyone is recommending different lengths on other threads (to other users), what would be the standard length you guys would say for somethin like this if i wanted to cover everything? All factors aside from sata data cables and fan cables what would you say is a safe bet?
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