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post #9361 of 14328
I am thinking that I will need to extend my current fan cables (Fractal Design Silent Series R2 140mm Fan) but rather then creating extensions I would like to know if it was safe enough to cut the mobo connector off, solder 18awg to the end and add a new mobo connector?

If it is, would the 3 cables fit snug within MDPC sleeving?
post #9362 of 14328
Just un-solder the 3 wires from the fan itself and add an extension there, no need to cut the wires. Although it would be cleaner to just make new longer wires so you don't get the slight bulge in the sleeve where you soldered the wires together
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All you need to know

I already know about lutro0, He doesn't have a video on how to sleeve USB cables.
    
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I already know about lutro0, He doesn't have a video on how to sleeve USB cables.
With MDPC, or braided sleeving, yes. Not with Paracord.
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post #9365 of 14328
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Originally Posted by Destrto View Post

With MDPC, or braided sleeving, yes. Not with Paracord.

I was asking about these: Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
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Originally Posted by pexon View Post

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Originally Posted by pexon View Post


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Originally Posted by pexon View Post

More work from today....



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Originally Posted by pexon View Post


Several of these are using paracord
    
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Originally Posted by Destrto View Post

With MDPC, or braided sleeving, yes. Not with Paracord.

I was asking about these: Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
Quote:
Originally Posted by pexon View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by pexon View Post


Quote:
Originally Posted by pexon View Post

More work from today....



Quote:
Originally Posted by pexon View Post


Several of these are using paracord

Sadly the guy appears to only advertise his services/products on here for free. He doesn't seem to be prepared to contribute to the community. You can understand it though, if he explained how he did it he'd lose sales.
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Sleeved my pump and set it up for a direct connection to the PSU...thumb.gif

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post #9368 of 14328
Quote:
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I already know about lutro0, He doesn't have a video on how to sleeve USB cables.
Ask this guy
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post #9369 of 14328
Quote:
Originally Posted by xxpenguinxx View Post

Just un-solder the 3 wires from the fan itself and add an extension there, no need to cut the wires. Although it would be cleaner to just make new longer wires so you don't get the slight bulge in the sleeve where you soldered the wires together

I have read somewhere that people have pulled apart a CAT5e cable and used some of those wires for fans? Would this work without frying anything?
post #9370 of 14328
Quote:
Originally Posted by OzMan84 View Post

I have read somewhere that people have pulled apart a CAT5e cable and used some of those wires for fans? Would this work without frying anything?
Yep, that will work. most fans are either 22 or 24 awg, and cat5e is 24awg, 23 if you have some extra awesome stuff or cat6. You might try to find some with stranded core, usually the cheaper pre-made cables are made with stranded.
Quote:
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Sadly the guy appears to only advertise his services/products on here for free. He doesn't seem to be prepared to contribute to the community. You can understand it though, if he explained how he did it he'd lose sales.

Super Secret USB cables?
Go here: http://www.conrad.com/ce/en/overview/6124112/USB-connectors;jsessionid=1A032F557EEF96501D4B48B26EDD4F7A.ASTPCEN20

Make your own cables, put whatever sleeve you want on them. There really isn't another way to do it, paracord won't expand over the connector.
Edited by TeamBlue - 5/14/13 at 6:16am
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