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Behind my multimedia centre there is a monster, made out of cables.
Even though I have nicely tidied the excess slack from power cables, there are just too many devices.
What is the best way to run the AV, power, ethernet cables? There's only like 10cm clearance between the wall and stand so I can't put in one of those boxes that hide the power cables.

There are countless cable organizers but which can hide/organize the cables in the most efficient way?
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post #2 of 8
Pictures would make it easier + entertainment to us tongue.gif
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post #3 of 8
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So far I can count ~35 cables.

I have seen worse though tongue.gif

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post #4 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by sd_dracula View Post

So far I can count ~35 cables.
I have seen worse though tongue.gif
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Mercy, that's a lot of cables. I would keep small animals away from that area so that they don't get eaten.
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post #5 of 8
Easiest way to eliminate cables is to eliminate devices.

1 TV, 1 HTPC, 1 good set of speakers and their amp...how much more do you really need? (not a rhetorical question)
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post #6 of 8
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Well the AV receiver has so many cables going to it, then you have the sub which is powered on its own, cable modem, 360, Ps3, wii, chargers, etc
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post #7 of 8
Maybe divide them into catagories? Like:

01. TV + Consoles
02. Audio
03. Cable modem
04. Chargers


Don't know if you can use that smile.gif
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post #8 of 8
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i got this ... this aint my htpc or anything though, but my gaming pc in my room.

the cable running out on the left side is from the left speaker.. the cable was too short to fin inside those cable treys
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