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Hey everyone, right now I have a Corsair TX750 PSU. I really want to either get some sleeved extensions or sleeve the PSU myself, but not having a modular PSU is making that hard to do. I don't think I have any more room for cables in my case which is a Corsair 650D, so extensions are out and I don't think it would be worth sleeving a non modular PSU. Am I crazy? Should I just keep my original PSU?
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Crucuial M4 256GB Seagate 1TB ASUS VH232H 23" 1080p Corsair TX750 
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Hard DriveHard DriveMonitorPower
Crucuial M4 256GB Seagate 1TB ASUS VH232H 23" 1080p Corsair TX750 
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Corsair 650D 
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post #2 of 5
Just do a half sleeve. That way you don't have to worry about doing the whole PSU, just what you can see. I would say a good foot or so would be decent for most.
post #3 of 5
crazy? no, there are plenty of people who would be willing to put in the effort. The real question is, what's more important to you, aesthetics or money? If money's no object, then buy the AX750 and get corsair's fully sleeved cable kit. If money is somewhat an object, then do it yourself on your current psu and just accept that it's going to be more difficult. If money's a real brick wall, then be happy with what you have and find cheaper alternatives to making your computer look better or just don't go that unnecessary route.
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I did not even think about that. Really good idea, I'll definitely look into that thanks. Rep+
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i7 950 @ 4.01GHz EVGA SLI3 Sapphire R9 290 8GB Corsair XMS DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveHard DriveMonitorPower
Crucuial M4 256GB Seagate 1TB ASUS VH232H 23" 1080p Corsair TX750 
Case
Corsair 650D 
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Hard DriveHard DriveMonitorPower
Crucuial M4 256GB Seagate 1TB ASUS VH232H 23" 1080p Corsair TX750 
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Corsair 650D 
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post #5 of 5
Ya just do cable extensions for looks only thumb.gif
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