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Well I have 2 pumps that I would like to test simultaneously. Does this still work?

I think I'm missing a concept or something. Why can't you just unplug everything except for the pumps and then plug it into the wall and turn it on?
The PSU won't output power unless the circuit is completed (plugging the 24-pin connector into the motherboard). Basically, putting the paper clip in the green wire and a black wire tricks the PSU into thinking it's plugged in, therefore it will output power to your pump.
 
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Uhm I have a very important question.

It appears all the cables with the Corsair AX1200 are all black, and sleeved. Haha. How do I know which is which for the paperclip trick?
Edited by xyeLz - 2/11/11 at 6:17pm
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Uhm I have a very important question.

It appears all the cables with the Corsair AX1200 are all black, and sleeved. Haha. How do I know which is which for the paperclip trick?
Look at a pinout of the connector.

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