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post #3201 of 14266
Has anyone sleeved a Seasonic X-650/750? I just received my Lamptron toolkit in the mail today and am trying to sleeve my PSU. Is it me or is this PSU particularly hard to sleeve?
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post #3202 of 14266
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Mine was a breeze. Try a staple!

Flatten out staple, bend at as close to middle as possible so that it fits into connector in between housing and pin.
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post #3203 of 14266
My custom sleeving without heatshrink. This sleeving is hard to do but looks excelent.


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post #3204 of 14266
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Originally Posted by MijnWraak View Post
Mine was a breeze. Try a staple!

Flatten out staple, bend at as close to middle as possible so that it fits into connector in between housing and pin.
I wish you can send me one. I tried it with a staple and it was just too flimsy. I would love to see pics of your sleeving job.
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post #3205 of 14266
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My pictures would never give the sleeve justice. I'm an awful photographer with a cheap camera, not a great combination xD. Plus I only finished the 8-pin and half the 6-pins
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post #3206 of 14266
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Originally Posted by MijnWraak View Post
My pictures would never give the sleeve justice. I'm an awful photographer with a cheap camera, not a great combination xD. Plus I only finished the 8-pin and half the 6-pins
lol. I thought you said your was a breeze.
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post #3207 of 14266
what size heatshrink should i use, im braiding my cables from my power supply. how much should i order?
post #3208 of 14266
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Originally Posted by Roweyi7 View Post
what size heatshrink should i use, im braiding my cables from my power supply. how much should i order?
Measure the length of each of the cable bundles, multiply by the number of wires in each bundle, add all of that together, then add 10 to 20% extra to know how much sleeve to order.

To determine how much heatshrink, multiply" to 3/4" on each end tens to look the best) the number of total wires you will be sleeving times 1.5" (most people think 5/ and add 25 to 35% since you will waste a lot more heatshrink than you will sleeve during the learning process.

As for what size heatshrink to get, it depends on where you get it from and is it 2:1, 3:1, or 4:1 shrink ratio. Most of the places you get your sleeve from will list the appropriate hs size for the sleeve. Since you are in the UK you will probably be ordering from MDPC-X and Nils does list the correct HS for the sleeve on his website.
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post #3209 of 14266
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lol. I thought you said your was a breeze.
Oh believe me it was a breeze, but a breeze when it's 10 degrees out is chilly But no, when you have work every day and have a girlfriend to tend to and homework to try to finish and school 7 hours a day while the computer the PSU is in is being used as a living room HTPC makes it hard to finish when you want it to be perfect
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post #3210 of 14266
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ragsters View Post
Has anyone sleeved a Seasonic X-650/750? I just received my Lamptron toolkit in the mail today and am trying to sleeve my PSU. Is it me or is this PSU particularly hard to sleeve?
when i did it, i needed to spread out the pins a bit and then put them into the connector. It took me a good day to sleeve the 24-pin because it is indeed hard
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