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Nah, i never bothered contacting them, the tracking number they gave me by email shows that the item was shipped, but i never got notice from the post office.
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When sleeving with Paracord, is there some inner threads that you have to remove before sleeving? I'm thinking about doing my whole PC, but I need to know a bit more about it.
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Yes, there's 4 or 7 internal strings you need to pull out. It's really easy though.
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post #194 of 321
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Quote:
Originally Posted by hyujmn;12224677 
When sleeving with Paracord, is there some inner threads that you have to remove before sleeving? I'm thinking about doing my whole PC, but I need to know a bit more about it.

Yes, 4 strands if you go with 450 but they slide right out

I can do a whole system in about 2 hours

First time expect to spend 5ish hours
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post #195 of 321
UGH apparently you fanboys cant read properly as i will quote my own post
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This stuff looks WAY better than mdpc-x IMO and its a heck of alot cheaper =D

noticed how i said IN MY OWN OPINION it looks better...i believe i am entitled to my own opinion regardless of what you people think.
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Originally Posted by mijason4;12193240 
What?? If you haven't used MDPC-x, How can you compare the aesthetics to Paracord?? confused.gif

Paracord snags like crazy, Frays like crazy and is made from way Cheaper Nylon Filament. I don't noe but do you like shoelaces in your pc?

Just my 2cents.

You sir are obviously conflicted in your statement...in order to compare astetics i do not need to have used either of the two, i only have to LOOK at them which i have.

therefore the rest of your statement about fraying and snogging is invalid as it has nothing to do with the way they look (and by the way if you know how to work with the stuff right it does not fray or snag at all)
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Originally Posted by PapaSmurf;12193334 
If you've never used it then you aren't in a position to state that it's better. Cheaper maybe, but not better. I have used both and I can say without reservation that it isn't better than MDPC-X. It's fairly good, but not that good. It's an okay cheaper alternative and if you prefer the look then just say that. But without having used it you aren't qualified to state one is better than the other.

And no, I'm not a fanboy of MDPC-X. I just know how good it actually is compared to everything else.

Obviously you are a fanboy regardless of what you say because you immediately defend it as if you were nils himself....and you cant read either i never stated that it was better i stated that IN MY OPINION i prefered its LOOKS

Next time people please read my post thuroly before making false accusations, and have an open mind. Everyone is entitled to their opinion regardless of what you personly think therefore if you dont agree with it that dosnt give you the right to flame me because of it.


By the way if im coming off as rude i appologise im just super pissed right now because some idiot plow from some shi$%y landscaping company came by and threw snow all over my clean driveway, and when me and my dad went to go clean it he threatened to fight my dad so we called the cops on him. Put it this way...usability wise i think there equal because even with mdpc-x of you dont know what your doing its gonna be just as much a pain in the a** looks wise both are nice and have their own style. If i have the money im going to go with mdpc-x because the size is specifically made for pc wires and the heat shrink is made specifically to fit in the connectors, and i want the UV reactivity. If i dont have the money then im gonna by para cord because it looks good and its cheap and just as easy to use if you know what your doing...regardless my system is gonna look sweet no matter what and i dont like when people flame me for my opinion because they only like one side.

lets just all agree to disagree and be happy with our systems grouphug.gif
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post #196 of 321
Uh, why did you quote me? I was responding to Davidsen, not you.
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post #197 of 321
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Originally Posted by farkle0079;12236875 
Uh, why did you quote me? I was responding to Davidsen, not you.

oO what the heck i just noticed that...Probobly acciently clicked it srry..*fixes*
    
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post #198 of 321
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It'd be awesome if everyone could keep the arguing to PM or something lol

Thanks guys
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post #199 of 321
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Originally Posted by RideZiLightning;12342233 
It'd be awesome if everyone could keep the arguing to PM or something lol

Thanks guys

I hear this.

On topic, I am close to ordering some of this. Just got to make sure I get everything else I need first. I like how the fully sleeved PSUs look, but there is no way I would go through all of that. It seems like a lot of work. Looks good though
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post #200 of 321
I ordered some 550 paracord the other day... got 300 feet for like 20 shipped.. I just started to sleevinng tonight.. damn this is a process, but its coming out wonderful so far. pics once it's done.
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