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Help! My PSU cable is too short :(

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is there any way to extend the wire that goes to the motherboard (not the big wire, the other smaller wire) because its like being tugged on because it is not long enough

i read something about "cutting" cables and making them longer but i have no idea what the heck that means... also sounds risky lol
    
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post #2 of 7
CPU power cable? Buy a Bitfenix/NZXT cable extension.
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Are you talking about the 8-pin CPU power cable?

You can get an extension for it.

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/75...html?tl=g2c413

You can get them sleeved in different colors too.


Hope this helps,

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how come some people have the cables that look like shoe laces lol how do i get those?

btw thanks guys for that link. ummm do i lose any power using extension or is it not a problem?
    
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post #5 of 7
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Originally Posted by Tori View Post
how come some people have the cables that look like shoe laces lol how do i get those?

Those are sleeved extensions. These are the kind I used...
http://www.frozencpu.com/cat/l2/g2/c...tml?o=title_az


btw thanks guys for that link. ummm do i lose any power using extension or is it not a problem?
No, you won't lose anything.

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post #6 of 7
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tori View Post
how come some people have the cables that look like shoe laces lol how do i get those?

btw thanks guys for that link. ummm do i lose any power using extension or is it not a problem?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16812170008

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Thanks everyone!

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