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How do I go about sleeving the internal USB cables and the other front panel connectors (power, hdd light, etc)??

Can I use 1/8" sleeving to sleeve a 3pin fan (all three cables in the sleeving)?

Also, I'd like to sleeve my sata cables... What is a good size sleeving to do so?

Thanks in advance
post #2 of 6
1/8" sleeving will work well for the internal front panel connectors if you bundle them together (as you stated), or you could do individual sleeves with 1/16" sleeving.

The SATA cables generally use 1/4" (3/8" is also viable), but that depends upon the sleeving and how well it expands and how tightly it is woven (stretched sleeving shows the cable(s) inside it)
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still looking for more insight
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I think Syrillian provided enough info to get you started. If you still need help, look at http://en.mdpc-x.com/mdpc-sleeve/sleeve.htm

They have all the sized you could ever need.
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The SATA cables generally use 1/4" (3/8" is also viable), but that depends upon the sleeving and how well it expands and how tightly it is woven (stretched sleeving shows the cable(s) inside it)
What size shrink for this?
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What size shrink for this?
3/8" or 1/2". Make sure it has at least a 3:1 shrink ratio.
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