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i was just looking at frozenCPU.com and i came across this 90' 24pin connector. are you supposed to desolder the one on your motherboard and then solder this one on or does this just plug in to the plug on your board??
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You just plug it into your existing plug and it allows you to plug your psu in from a better position. It's handy for tight cases. Btw, it's not 90 feet long wink.gif
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Thats a header that solders to the PCB of the board. you need a high powered soldering iron.
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Originally Posted by Lazloisdavrock View Post

Thats a header that solders to the PCB of the board. you need a high powered soldering iron.

+1 to this. You can't just plug that in to the existing socket. It would be a loose connection and might short out the mobo.
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You just plug it into your existing plug and it allows you to plug your psu in from a better position. It's handy for tight cases. Btw, it's not 90 feet long wink.gif
oops i meant 90 degrees i dunno how to do the degree symbol lol
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Thats a header that solders to the PCB of the board. you need a high powered soldering iron.
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+1 to this. You can't just plug that in to the existing socket. It would be a loose connection and might short out the mobo.

ok thats what i was thinking cause i didnt think you could just plug it in directly to your mobo
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