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Sorry if this is wrong section. I'm making a cooling system for my laptop. I wanna us my Dell's old psu up to some old fans. How can I hook them up?
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I'm not sure I understand the question. If you're looking to hook fans up to an old power supply and run the cooler that way, you can just jump out the P1 connector and use the molex connectors.
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post #3 of 26
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I'm not sure I understand the question. If you're looking to hook fans up to an old power supply and run the cooler that way, you can just jump out the P1 connector and use the molex connectors.
Hmm would I be able to tap into the wire's and splice them on? Or would that not work?
    
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Restate the question! Thats not making sence
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Restate the question! Thats not making sence
Whoops I forgot write some words. I edited it.
    
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post #6 of 26
So the PSU is a desktop PSU? IF so hook the P1 together and hook the fans up to the Molex plugs. That should be good to go
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post #7 of 26
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So the PSU is a desktop PSU? IF so hook the P1 together and hook the fans up to the Molex plugs. That should be good to go
Yes it is a desktop psu. Where would I find some Molex plugs?
    
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post #8 of 26
Molex plugs are the old drive conectors on the PSU. Got replaced by SATA . All PSU's should have at least 1 Molex
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post #9 of 26
They are big squareish plugs
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post #10 of 26
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I see it how would I connect it?
    
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