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The only thing stopping me from doing a full on loop is i really dislike the looks of clear tubing, i much prefer how AIO's have braiding. Hardline is awesome of course but too involved/annoying to deal with if something goes wrong.

1. Does this exist?
2. Can i get a link lol?

Stuff similar to what is on x62 would be ideal, but any black braiding will do really.
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Is a psu sleeving kit worth looking at if you can find one?

I remember sleeving a psu back in 2005, was a terrible job but soo much better than rainbow cables
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There's nothing stopping your from sleeving your tubing, just search for braided nylon sleeving..
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Oh i plan on doing it myself of course, just couldnt find any of the stuff lol.

Braided nylon sleeving came up with results, think i was typing "watercooling braiding" thumb.gif

My only question now would be will a 5/8th in braid fit properly over a 5/8th OD tube, or would that be too tight?

This is the stuff that came up in search results on amazon:
https://www.amazon.com/Techflex-braided-expandable-sleeving-material/dp/B01MSLIBU3/ref=sr_1_6?ie=UTF8&qid=1508188244&sr=8-6&keywords=nylon%2Bbraided%2Bsleeving%2B5%2F8&th=1
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The stuff will fit, it expands when you compress it like a chinese finger trap
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post #6 of 9
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Originally Posted by frostbite View Post

The stuff will fit, it expands when you compress it like a chinese finger trap

lol thats exactly how i pictured this stuff in my mind. I remember a teacher messing with us in like 3rd grade with one of those, kids freaking out left and right tongue.gif

A roll of that stuff plus EK's A240g kit might be on my next up list for coffee build, oh and of course with this case:
https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811112551
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post #7 of 9
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Well dang cant seem to find any 13mm braided sleeving, closest is 1/2 inch (13mm is .512 inches)
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post #8 of 9
Pretty sure you want the 1/2". The stuff is meant to somewhat expand, and the 1/2' would probably be for a loose fit.
post #9 of 9
Or just get some non-clear tubing. You can get UV reactive tubing in most colours. This way you can keep your coolant free of additives and still have coloured tubes.
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