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just wondering if it is possible, if so how would i go about it?
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With adapters.
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With adapters.
should of went into more detail, i have and old psu sitting here what i just took out of my case and wondering if i could cut those ones off and solder them in ect?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by IXcrispyXI View Post
should of went into more detail, i have and old psu sitting here what i just took out of my case and wondering if i could cut those ones off and solder them in ect?
It really wouldn't be worth the effort when good psu's can be had for 35.00.
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post #5 of 7
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well im not ready to get a new power supply because ive only just got this one 2weeks ago and only has 3 molex on it and ill be running a new gtx 560 soon and wand spare molex cables open so i can install some more case fans, to produce some better air flow
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post #6 of 7
It's perfectly safe to use Molex Y-splitters for case fans so long as you don't use a billion of them. The idea is not to overload one cord.
post #7 of 7
cutting and soldering molex adapters is tricky, potentially risky and somewhat pointless.

http://www.svc.com/cbl-y-2big4p-r.html just a quick search turned these up for $2 a pop. Could save you a lot of problems.
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