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post #1 of 22
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The first pics are when i had cables EVERYWHERE. But then i wrapped every power supply cable with blue electrical tape. The second thing you might notice is the cpu fan with light. I bought it for my case originally but im scared to drill into plexiglass, so i just mounted it on my cpu fan so its got some major cooling power now. Who says 12 bucks and about half an hour can't make your case look better uberz lol.










I'd like your ideas about how i suck at modding but i dont care i think its pretty
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post #2 of 22
Haha,that looks alright man. I was contemplating wrapping all my cables in electrical tape aswell, so it's all good. Take your time when you wrap it next time, and make sure to wrap it firmly and to not leave any creases/folds in it as that makes it look odd. Ghetto mods are cool!
    
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post #3 of 22
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lowes has colored electrical tape btw everyone, only place i can find it. I wish someone would make uv reactive eletrical tape. Too much to ask for? I THINK NOT!!!
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post #4 of 22
sweet dude ur comp looks really nice
did u put an extra fan on top of your cpu cooler fan??
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post #5 of 22
I am not sure you are getting any bennifit from that extra fan on the HSF assembly. Looks cool I guess but it would be better served as an intake but as you said you do not have the nerves to drill the plexi.

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post #6 of 22
That looks pretty good.

One idea for next time, if you twist the cables slightly when you are applying the tape, it will give it a smaller size once wrapped. But you have to wrap it tight, and you will have limited ability to bend the cables.

Still, a cheap and pretty decent alternative to sleeving.

Cool photos.
post #7 of 22
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i think im going to have to do some ghetto modding faqs for those people who dont have 500000 hours and millions of dollars to mod. think it will fly?
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post #8 of 22
i took blue loom and did the same.....
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post #9 of 22
Yea, that fan on your hsf isnt' doing anything. Its only going to go as fast as the closest fan to the heatsink. But it does make it look nice.
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post #10 of 22
Flagging tape/contractor's tape I believe it is called. Sticks out like a sore thumb for well, contractors. Stuff is really bright so I'm pretty sure it's UV. I don't know if Lowe's has it but I know if you search online you'll find it. It's a great alternative for people looking at green electrical tape. All the green electrical tape I've found has been..."forest green." The green contractors tape is like..."wowzerz green." Feel free to correct me.
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