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post #2961 of 14265
color x or red for a rog board?
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post #2962 of 14265
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color x or red for a rog board?
The red should match fine, isn't the color X a tad darker than the red?
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post #2963 of 14265
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The red should match fine, isn't the color X a tad darker than the red?
Color X depends on lighting, so sometimes it might be darker and at other times it might be brighter.
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post #2964 of 14265
I went with Color X, I don't like flashy red, that will be probably better for me
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post #2965 of 14265
I think normal red would look better since the colors would match with the pci slots, if the colors are similar to my Bloodrage

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post #2966 of 14265
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Just thought I'd share, with MDPC sleeving and heatshrink, making the end of the sleeve stop 4mm before the beginning of the metal pin on an ATX wire provides the best results without it being TOO hard pushing the connector in.
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post #2967 of 14265
I'm really looking into sleeving, but I'm having a few problems - the 750 HX connectors seem to be hard to get the pins out from, maybe I'm just doing something wrong but will it be easier with MDPC's tools?

Gonna do it when I get my new mobo;


what colors do you think I should go for? blue/black (maybe white?)
post #2968 of 14265
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Originally Posted by ph10m View Post
I'm really looking into sleeving, but I'm having a few problems - the 750 HX connectors seem to be hard to get the pins out from, maybe I'm just doing something wrong but will it be easier with MDPC's tools?

Gonna do it when I get my new mobo;


what colors do you think I should go for? blue/black (maybe white?)
What are you using to take the connectors out?

As for colours, it's up to you, what colour is your graphics card? Also any fans/lights? What case are you going to be using?

Based only on the motherboard, I'd go Blue/White, not the Grand-Bleu because these Asus boards are pretty light blue, quite like between these two smileys:
(Mobo/blue)
(Grand-Bleu)
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post #2969 of 14265
[QUOTEwhat colors do you think I should go for? blue/black (maybe white?)[/QUOTE]

Nils had told me about half a year ago when I was going to order black and blue sleeving (never have). Depending how how well lit the room/case is will affect the color blue you want too. A darker room/case get the Grand-bleu, its a more subtle and sleeker blue. The aqua is brighter and really stands out when there is light. I have a similar motherboard- Im going to get grand-bleu because of the lights I have and other plans I have up my sleeves (no pun intended).

Edit: What you could do is do a small order first and ask for a sample of both colors to see which you like better?
Edited by tlxxxsracer - 12/27/10 at 4:32pm
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post #2970 of 14265
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what colors do you think I should go for? blue/black (maybe white?)
Nils had told me about half a year ago when I was going to order black and blue sleeving (never have). Depending how how well lit the room/case is will affect the color blue you want too. A darker room/case get the Grand-bleu, its a more subtle and sleeker blue. The aqua is brighter and really stands out when there is light. I have a similar motherboard- Im going to get grand-bleu because of the lights I have and other plans I have up my sleeves (no pun intended).

Edit: What you could do is do a small order first and ask for a sample of both colors to see which you like better?
I don't think that pun was NOT intended

And the way it's set up, it's usually more convenient to buy one large order than get two smaller ones (flat shipping cost, relatively long ship time)

That being said, Aqua would probably be best for you. In order to help you decide, here's a picture by someone named Heiko. Sorry for posting without permission, but if it helps a member make a decision I think it's worth it.

Quote:
Originally Posted by PICTURE BELONGS TO HEIKO (Al), NOT ME OR OCN
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