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Hello so I was browsing the MDPC-X website and I noticed the BLACK CABLE MANAGEMENT CLIP MEDIUM 100X I noticed they use rivets. I'm not the biggest handy man so I don't know much about rivets is it smart to use rivets for cable management? Thanks thumb.gif
https://www.cable-sleeving.com/black-cable-management-clip-medium-100x

https://www.cable-sleeving.com/black-rivet-dome-head-50x
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Rivets need to be drilled out to be removed so unless you never plan to move the clip, rivets would be a viable option if you have a rivet "gun" ($10), a drill and drill bits.

If you do structural case mods purchasing a rivet gun wouldn't be a bad idea.
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Edited by Basiletech - 4/10/17 at 5:39pm
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Originally Posted by Trogdor View Post

Rivets need to be drilled out to be removed so unless you never plan to move the clip, rivets would be a viable option if you have a rivet "gun" ($10), a drill and drill bits.

If you do structural case mods purchasing a rivet gun wouldn't be a bad idea.

Or should I just use 3m tape cable management solutions? Im confused what I should do.
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easy...if you ever plan to move the cables, use a good tape like 3m vhb

if you dont plan to use them, use rivets

keep future upgrades in mind when answering
    
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easy...if you ever plan to move the cables, use a good tape like 3m vhb

if you dont plan to use them, use rivets

keep future upgrades in mind when answering

I Think Ill Be Doing The 3M Tape Doing Client Builds Seems Like The Best Plan.
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i use vhb for all of my led mounting, as well as for some cable mounting behind the polycarb...the stuff works great and never lets go
    
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i use vhb for all of my led mounting, as well as for some cable mounting behind the polycarb...the stuff works great and never lets go
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