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Originally Posted by Ceadderman View Post
98ft ain't near enough sleeve for an average PSU.

This formula should help you figure out what you need.

(X=Measure your cables)(Y=number of cables)+20%=(A=total amount necessary)

~Ceadder
CRAP lol my cables are all connected lol i kinda didn't wanna take em all out just to measure em... lol
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post #4132 of 14275
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CRAP lol my cables are all connected lol i kinda didn't wanna take em all out just to measure em... lol
I hear ya bruh. Best time to deal with that stuff is when the system is powered down for maintenance. i.e. Filters etc.

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post #4133 of 14275
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Originally Posted by fshizl View Post
oc_geek...

Okay, it is soldering the ends of the wires together... after the solder I use heatshrink, to cover the bare soldered metal.

Then after that, I single sleeved it and heatshrinked the sleeving on...

then after that I used sata heatshrink to heatshrink over the entire work, so it looks like one piece.
Thanks for helping on this one got it now !

Will do the same i like your approach, very clean.

Thanks again
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post #4134 of 14275
Hei guys yout one other thing came to mind

I did (power) SATA cables with the "push in" connector, i mean the one that u push cable in it and "bites" the wire
I used a small flat skrewdriver to press down the wire with the flat head into the "V" but it's PITA to push cable in (OD is around 2mm so not big one either) and i found sometimes u get really close to ruin the insulation with the skdrv which btw i ended up one one of the wires

It was kinda test the workflow for the real cable (when i measure the leght) but was wondering if you have some better way for this if u don't mind me asking

I seens someone suggest to softly push wire, mark bites and cut insultaor there with some knife or so...is this good idea ? Anything more handy ?

Thanks in adv
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post #4135 of 14275
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Originally Posted by oc_geek View Post
Hei guys yout one other thing came to mind

I did (power) SATA cables with the "push in" connector, i mean the one that u push cable in it and "bites" the wire
I used a small flat skrewdriver to press down the wire with the flat head into the "V" but it's PITA to push cable in (OD is around 2mm so not big one either) and i found sometimes u get really close to ruin the insulation with the skdrv which btw i ended up one one of the wires

It was kinda test the workflow for the real cable (when i measure the leght) but was wondering if you have some better way for this if u don't mind me asking

I seens someone suggest to softly push wire, mark bites and cut insultaor there with some knife or so...is this good idea ? Anything more handy ?

Thanks in adv
I found the best way to do it is to use a medium tip flat blade screwdriver hold the tip horizontal to the gap, put a finger tip on the flat portion holding the other end not by the handle but as though you're holding a chopstick. Press in with your finger as you apply pressure with your other hand as you lift the handle vertical. You'll feel it when the metal in the SATA housing bites into the insulation. Once it does you can apply pressure as needed using the handle of the Screwdriver.

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post #4136 of 14275
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Originally Posted by raZel View Post
CRAP lol my cables are all connected lol i kinda didn't wanna take em all out just to measure em... lol
Go to the PSU manufacturer's website and look up your PSU. They normally have the cable lengths listed there in the specs.
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Originally Posted by Ceadderman View Post
I found the best way to do it is to use a medium tip flat blade screwdriver hold the tip horizontal to the gap, put a finger tip on the flat portion holding the other end not by the handle but as though you're holding a chopstick. Press in with your finger as you apply pressure with your other hand as you lift the handle vertical. You'll feel it when the metal in the SATA housing bites into the insulation. Once it does you can apply pressure as needed using the handle of the Screwdriver.

~Ceadder
mmm...let's see if i got u

so you initially keep the skdrv kinda of horizontal by putting hands on the flat blade and lenght (other side)
you start this way laing the wire over the V than if i understand it right u put more pressure on ONE side of the wire and V and by that the handle lifts up (like lever i mean) once that side gets deeper you keep the flat blade at a fixed heigh and you lever down the skrewdriver so ALL the wire gets trapped, right ?
The skdrv that shall have a "body" (i don't know the english) that fits into the V and the connector shall be kept fixed down steady by e.g. peace of excavated wood i assume

Thanks Ceadder
Edited by oc_geek - 4/4/11 at 1:31pm
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I decided to sleeve all my PSU cables to match my Black and White HAF-922 color scheme, later this month i will also build my first waterloop with white tubing.

Now i am wondering and would like to hear some idea's / suggestions about what color sleeves to pick because i am not sure what to do.

Sleeves i am looking at are MDPC ones:

- Black
- White
- Aquamarine



Should i go for all 3 the colors and mix it? or would it be overkill and go for Black/White, Black/Blue or White/Blue for example? Also how much of each should do i need to order? would 10meter be enough for each color, sounds pretty much to me considering cables are max about 50cm each?What do you guys think?

Currently my case looks as followed:




Keep in mind, the 5850 shroud will be removed for a GPU waterblock, and the PSU will be either complete black or black with white striping. And the watercooling loop will have white tubing.

Your thoughts? Cheers in advance
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I decided to sleeve all my PSU cables to match my Black and White HAF-922 color scheme, later this month i will also build my first waterloop with white tubing.

Now i am wondering and would like to hear some idea's / suggestions about what color sleeves to pick because i am not sure what to do.

Sleeves i am looking at are MDPC ones:

- Black
- White
- Aquamarine

Should i go for all 3 the colors and mix it? or would it be overkill and go for Black/White, Black/Blue or White/Blue for example? Also how much of each should do i need to order? would 10meter be enough for each color, sounds pretty much to me considering cables are max about 50cm each?What do you guys think?

Currently my case looks as followed:

Keep in mind, the 5850 shroud will be removed for a GPU waterblock, and the PSU will be either complete black or black with white striping. And the watercooling loop will have white tubing.

Your thoughts? Cheers in advance
I would mix them but uneven
like most of sleeve be black and every 2-3 use colour like blue and than white
that i think would call the color scheme of your setup without "overshooting" colours (there is already quite an amount of blue in there i mean)
That however is just my 2 cents and pers pref

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Originally Posted by PapaSmurf View Post
Go to the PSU manufacturer's website and look up your PSU. They normally have the cable lengths listed there in the specs.
http://www.antec.com/Believe_it/product.php?id=NTg=

Nah they didn't have anything that i can see....
GRRRR i dont want to pull the psu out just to measure it, SURELY someone has sleeved a system similar to mine and knows how much sleeving they ordered...
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