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post #31 of 39
Cut off the wires that you will never use.

Then just tape the ends up with electrical tape or merits.
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post #32 of 39
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Originally Posted by Arctucas View Post
Yes.

What I choose to spend my money on is, quite frankly, none of your business.

Go troll someone else.
dude, relax. he's just expressing an opinion, and it could well be that you don't need to have such a powerful PSU. it's not trolling

from my end i wanted a nice clean build and when i bought my rig (Black Friday) the X650 was on sale.

suffice to say the build process took long and i got lazy tired and confused and so i have a (would you believe) nest of cables in the main chamber of my case behind my intake fan. it might not reap rewards if you aren't careful

personally i'd just leave it
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post #33 of 39
For me, modular PSUs actually present more of a cable challenge than non-modulars...non-modulars tend to have fewer cables in all since they have more connectors on a single cable, whereas modulars I need to keep adding cables in order to get more connectors.
post #34 of 39
Don't even think of cutting of ends if you want to maintain warranty with Corsair. One wire to my floppy drive connector got pulled out (on a 850TX). and when I needed RMA for another issue Corsair said I should consider myself lucky that warranty was not denied over this.
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post #35 of 39
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Originally Posted by Arctucas View Post
Yes.

What I choose to spend my money on is, quite frankly, none of your business.

Go troll someone else.
that isn't very nice to treat other members that way.
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Don't even think of cutting of ends if you want to maintain warranty with Corsair. One wire to my floppy drive connector got pulled out (on a 850TX). and when I needed RMA for another issue Corsair said I should consider myself lucky that warranty was not denied over this.
Well that should go with out saying.
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post #37 of 39
I think in a few months it will all seem like a waste of money. If you do replace the PSU I would personally go for something that is modular in addition to being functionally better somehow - particularly efficiency. It will feel a bit more meaningful and less of a waste.
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Phaedrus, I was commenting on "Power Man's" comment. I did not know if he was kidding so I thought I would play it safe and caution the OP. There have been times I wanted to modify my cables but it does not matter how good a job you do, Corsair does not like it. I am sure glad they made an exception in my case.
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Originally Posted by PCCstudent View Post
Phaedrus, I was commenting on "Power Man's" comment. I did not know if he was kidding so I thought I would play it safe and caution the OP. There have been times I wanted to modify my cables but it does not matter how good a job you do, Corsair does not like it. I am sure glad they made an exception in my case.
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