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post #951 of 14272
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Originally Posted by indofulioh View Post
thanks for clearing that up. How much would it cost for mdpc-x to ship to southern california?

EDIT: But it looks like i'll be ordering some 100 feet (more? less?) of 1/8 inch black from furryletters, and heatshrink and blue sleeving from mdpc-x. Is there any other vendor that sells quality black heatshrink? I also want it to have a good 3:1 or 4:1 ratio too..
Uhm...MCMaster-Carr sells heat shrink that's 3:1 and 4:1...I think there's a seller on eBay that sells 3:1 but not sure about 4:1 ratio. To get a shipping quote, go to his site mdpc-x.com and create an account and login and add the items you want to your cart and then click on checkout and it will give you a shipping quote as well as total cost.

Uhm...let's see with your PSU, if you're using 2 colors, I'd go with 100 feet of each and whatever you have left over you can save for another build. However, if you're like me and only sleeving the wires that you'll actually be using, maybe 50 feet of each would work out a lot better but you'd have to get 20 meters of blue from MDPC and 50 feet of black from FurryLetters. Also, like I posted above, if you want to wait for Nathan from Koolertek to see how his colored non-fray multi-filament new sleeving holds up in looks vs MDPC, that's also an option to explore. His name is ff02 here on OCN if you want to ask him about it.
Edited by KamuiRSX - 6/6/10 at 11:16pm
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post #952 of 14272
Has anyone ever sleeved a power cord? Like, the one that goes out of the power supply into a wall outlet?
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post #953 of 14272
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Has anyone ever sleeved a power cord? Like, the one that goes out of the power supply into a wall outlet?
One guy did but it wasn't using sleeving. However, if you were going to use sleeving, you'll be looking at .5 inch sleeving.
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post #954 of 14272
McMaster-Carr has everything as far as heatshrink tubing and expandable sleeving goes. They have all different types of it - if you need help, let me know and I'll give you some part numbers for the typical 4:1 polyolefin heat shrink tubing and sleeving for their site.
    
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post #955 of 14272
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thanks for clearing that up. How much would it cost for mdpc-x to ship to southern california?

EDIT: But it looks like i'll be ordering some 100 feet (more? less?) of 1/8 inch black from furryletters, and heatshrink and blue sleeving from mdpc-x. Is there any other vendor that sells quality black heatshrink? I also want it to have a good 3:1 or 4:1 ratio too..
Keep it simple and just get the black from MDPC too - the quality is second to none

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Has anyone ever sleeved a power cord? Like, the one that goes out of the power supply into a wall outlet?
Yes -

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post #956 of 14272
How, I'm wondering how he managed to have the psu there and the plug on the other side. =/
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post #957 of 14272
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How, I'm wondering how he managed to have the psu there and the plug on the other side. =/
He just put an IEC male plug on the chassis and hard wired it to the original power cord going to the psu. I can pretty well guarantee from that pic of the external power cord that he has a aftermarket plug on the end of it that's tucked behind the case. It's the only way to have gotten the sleeving that tight on the cord. Pretty good idea though =D
Edited by j0n3z3y - 6/7/10 at 2:52am
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post #958 of 14272
The case is designed like that to have the PSU at the front.

He would have got the sleeving on by simply unscrewing the plug from the other end, putting the sleeving on, screwing the plug back on again.
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post #959 of 14272
Any idea which Silverstone case that is? They should've mounted the IEC flush with the backside of the case if it was done from the factory. Less likely to be damaged from an impact in case of an accidental drop. I did'nt know they gave European market psu's a non-molded plug on your computers. Stateside,ours are always molded on cord.

What type connector do they use? Clamshells?
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post #960 of 14272
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Any idea which Silverstone case that is?
It's the Lian Li PC-A05N ..
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