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So my PSU and radiator are very close, which I (stupidly) thought would be fine but has led to some complications. Plugging the stiff power cables into my computer is virtually impossible without more flexible cabling so close to the radiator. Here are pictures:
https://www.dropbox.com/s/6qk213nxp67i6v4/Photo%201.jpg
https://www.dropbox.com/s/adeu00ngpb363qx/Photo%202.jpg
https://www.dropbox.com/s/pozy9s29j2fhsck/Photo%203.jpg
https://www.dropbox.com/s/zpsptexyzd670v0/Photo%204.jpg
Is there any way I can fix this without too much repositioning?
I was thinking I would use either this: http://www.frozencpu.com/products/18817/psu-cab-54/Corsair_Professional_Series_Individually_Sleeved_AXi_1200i860i760i_ATX_24-Pin_Generation_2_Modular_Cables_-_Blue_CP-8920054.html?tl=g11c413s1599&id=fuSifuv8
or this: http://www.cables4pc.co.uk/24-pin-extension
Though I am not sure if either of those would solve the problem.
post #2 of 15
What PSU do you have you dont say
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post #3 of 15
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Oh yeah I did forget to say that lol. I have a Seasonic SS-1050XM.
post #4 of 15
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Oh yeah I did forget to say that lol. I have a Seasonic SS-1050XM.

Then Corsair cables wont fit or work
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post #5 of 15
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Oh ok... what about the other pair?
post #6 of 15
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Oh ok... what about the other pair?

Those are extension cables only, you use them on the cables you already have, they wont fit into the PSU only the cables
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post #7 of 15
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Oh... well is there any way I can get the cables to fit without having to move anything?
(Though I am guessing probably not)
post #8 of 15
Could maybe fit a psu extender to gain 1" or so. Would require some modding.

Thats what I would do, if you can't move the rad.

Even if you could get those sleeved cables I don't think it would help enough. Not very good to have the cables bend @ 90* right off the connector.
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Oh... well is there any way I can get the cables to fit without having to move anything?
(Though I am guessing probably not)

You could try and look for some cables that will fit your Seasonic, i know they exist as i have seen cables for Seasonic units before
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post #10 of 15
Thread Starter 
Psu extenders are like full on brackets that you attach to the back of the case, right? That sounds like it'd be more trouble than its worth.
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