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post #61 of 185
Could you connect up a small LED to something on the PSU? I was thinking that you could hook up the third pc case LED so that it will turn on and indicate that the PSU is running.

But not really sure if that will give it too much voltage and blow it away..

The led lights are designed to connect to the mobo front header panel
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post #62 of 185
My first thoughts,

1. Cathode stick or LED stick would do the trick, (molex connector provided with such a device).

2. Find some old, ancient 40-80mm fan from someone's old ancient pc... plug it in, turn on power, hear it spin good, don't, turn it off, it wasn't plug'd right.

3. Smile after 1 & 2 are either done or at least one is Should work if done right

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P.S. Shouldn't blow up the current known universe, and then some...hehe My psu didn't do that... yet...^_^
    
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post #63 of 185
what about noise im not talking about sound.
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post #64 of 185
Like rattling around? stability? Um, interference with other wire's? I highly doubt it, Though I haven't used more then 2 psu's as of yet. But I believe it's decently quiet overall.

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post #65 of 185
Thanks for the guide! The idea sounds useful and it's also an excuse to install some more sexy switches in your case. I'm going to try this out in my secondary system and see how it goes.
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just added my 2nd power supply in my system
it works great; now I can turn of my fans+lights when ever I want

I had to dremel a place for the psu, in the 3.25" bays; and it was very tight (no more then 2mm) in my case, but it works, and I love it

Thx!

too bad I need to do 2x the cable management
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Originally Posted by killerfromsky View Post
just added my 2nd power supply in my system
it works great; now I can turn of my fans+lights when ever I want

I had to dremel a place for the psu, in the 3.25" bays; and it was very tight (no more then 2mm) in my case, but it works, and I love it

Thx!

too bad I need to do 2x the cable management
Glad it worked out for you. If you really want some good cable management you should make a part that allows you to plug in home made 4pin molex cables into it. and that way it will be somewhat modular. but you would be able to plug in everything in a better place.
    
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Are there supposed to be any images in the guide?
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Are there supposed to be any images in the guide?
On the first post.... wait till the pics load?
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On the first post.... wait till the pics load?
It worked with Opera. Don't know why they never showed with Mozilla.
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