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That's nothing - he crimps with his teeth; each molar does a different AWG.

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i am beginner and wanted to order sleeving parts for this:

i send mdpc an email and Nils told me its very hard for a beginner.I need to take all connectors off .
What should i do?
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Shouldn't be too bad. You wont be able to sleeve the USB 3.0 connector with Nils' sleeving but everything else is fair game. You'll want the SATA sleeve for the internal USB 2.0 connectors and his small sleeve for the I/O connectors. You won't need to take off the connectors either as his sleeve expands enough to fit over the respective connectors.
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i am beginner and wanted to order sleeving parts for this:

i send mdpc an email and Nils told me its very hard for a beginner.I need to take all connectors off .
What should i do?

make a chart for each cable of which cable goes into which slot on the connectors, then take them out and sleeve them, maybe mark the ends with a marker to keep track of which slot they go in so you dont get them mixed up. After that it just takes hours and hours tongue.gif

this is what i do when i do 24pin motherboard cables.
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thanks for the info and i watched this video and it doesnt look very hard for me
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=USMIj3QBZ4M
but here what Nils said:
Very complicated work, because you need to take the connectors off.
>> If you have never modified cables or sleeved, this is the hardest start. Do
>> not do it, if you never sleeved.

Even fan connectors you take off when you sleeve fans.
I recommend to you to not do it with your front-panel cables, because you needs lots of experience to do a good job.
Do not sleeve it as a beginner.
I think i should listen to him
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thanks for the info and i watched this video and it doesnt look very hard for me
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=USMIj3QBZ4M
but here what Nils said:
Very complicated work, because you need to take the connectors off.
>> If you have never modified cables or sleeved, this is the hardest start. Do
>> not do it, if you never sleeved.

Even fan connectors you take off when you sleeve fans.
I recommend to you to not do it with your front-panel cables, because you needs lots of experience to do a good job.
Do not sleeve it as a beginner.
I think i should listen to him

when i sleeved my first fan cables i didnt know what the hell i was doing, but i just dove right into it because honestly the worst that could happen was i had to cut the sleeve off and try again, i ended up doing just fine tongue.gif its not that bad really.
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Here’s story of one mean cable.
EVGA 1300 G2 is one screwed up piece of work complete with caps, double wires, and the weirdest pinout ever. Why on earth would someone split the 24pin into two is beyond me, but fact is fact, where one 24 pin connector goes into motherboard, two (totalling 28 pins) go into the power supply. Wires jump all over the place.

When I took the original sparse plastic mesh sleeving, I found a tangled cable. I had black paracord ready, so I grabbed my knife (Sandvik steel, for those who do not know steels, think shaving razor in knife form factor), a pair of needle nosers, some pins, an all-purpose crimping tool, a piece of wood to serve as cutting board, and the ATX pin tool. Here is the process:



I was aware of popular methods to deal with doubled up wires, but thought I might get a better result melting the sleeves together on the split. Bad idea:



This begs to be redone, so I guess when I finish the rest of the PSU, I’ll be coming back to that bastard. I could not get a consistent melt, and ended up unable to push heatshring over the doubled up wires to the same length. Ghetto-style.

Do NOT try to remove terminal from doubled up wires and recrimp them back with the same terminal or a new one. It’s a complete disaster. Cut the wires, strip them, crimp with new terminal (even doubled up they are easy to crimp, but putting crimp back without cutting off the “used” ends is just a totally bad experience).



The other side turned out great, though. Had some trouble pushing wires back into sockets, but okay.



Cthulhu cable eat your brain!



I’ll guess I’ll have to split them wires just like everyone else somewhere behind the case.

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i am beginner and wanted to order sleeving parts for this:

i send mdpc an email and Nils told me its very hard for a beginner.I need to take all connectors off .
What should i do?

The only difficult thing about 900D is that all wires are black. You can pull out one wire at a time and sleeve it. This way you will never lose the pinout and will not need to chart it in the first place.
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Here’s story of one mean cable.
EVGA 1300 G2 is one screwed up piece of work complete with caps, double wires, and the weirdest pinout ever. Why on earth would someone split the 24pin into two is beyond me, but fact is fact, where one 24 pin connector goes into motherboard, two (totalling 28 pins) go into the power supply. Wires jump all over the place.

I'm in the same boat with a 1000 G2 I want to sleeve. Has that same ridiculous split 24 pin on the PSU side. I'm considering just shortening the whole cable to a 4"-ish length then making an extension all the way to the MB. That or relocating the caps to the PSU side of the connector so they're a little less visible. PCIE cables are the same deal with that annoying cap at the end. Does the 1300 have them too?

Seems like this is gonna be a trip of a project...
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...I'm considering just shortening the whole cable to a 4"-ish length then making an extension all the way to the MB...

A few of us do that. It makes sense as you can hide all the twists, turns and splices behind the motherboard and have the nice neat lined up extension in view. 4" might be pushing it though if slevved with MDPC as it gets hard to bend. I generally do mine 140-150mm (5.5"-6").
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Any tips for doing heatshrinkless molex connectors? Specifically the one that has 2 wires going into the same hole
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