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GIANT PICTURES - TRY AND MAKE THEM SMALLER FOR THOSE WITH SLOW INTERNET!
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anyhow - getting better, try to get the IDE cable behind the motherboard also - not over your 3870.
Try and pull the cables tight so that they are as little exposed as possible.
the good lord knows i tried, but that cable is so tight man.
that even the slighest yank can pull the IDE cable from the mobo



damn asus put the IDE socket right at the bottom when they know damn well that DVDs r normaly places on the top.

i will just have to look for money then look for a longer ide cable to buy and it behind hiding it
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i will just have to look for money then look for a longer ide cable to buy and it behind hiding it

Click Click - Final picture, see the rounded IDE cable? It's yours if you want it, all i ask is that you pay postage (shouldn't be more than a quid)..

Lemme know if you're interested.
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rate my cables




the hardrive IS connected



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rate my cables




the hardrive IS connected



I give 7/10.
Reminds me of my rig, nothing fancy but tidy enough to improve airflow.
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Slow Internet?
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Australia -the best fully available is ADSL2+ 24mps MAX [eg live next door to the exchange] - i get max 12mps

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the good lord knows i tried, but that cable is so tight man.
that even the slighest yank can pull the IDE cable from the mobo

http://www.overclock.net/gallery/dat...untitled40.JPG

damn asus put the IDE socket right at the bottom when they know damn well that DVDs r normaly places on the top.

i will just have to look for money then look for a longer ide cable to buy and it behind hiding it
Get a longer cable - i though asus put all their IDE connectors on the side - well on my board atleast....
EDIT: If you run the IDE cable under the card, how much excess is there? - enough to go around behind?

EDIT2: - My work from last night: - Redid the HDD cabling to make much neater - can only just see the normal power cables now - nothing else from side on [see second pic]



I also straigherned out the PCI-E cables [hard to see from this picture] and to "pioneerisloud"'s pleasure, made all exiting from view cables as parallel as possible.

Also - as you can see, i added the extra cooling for my video cards in also. Cannot do anything with it's power cable though
Edited by scottath - 5/27/08 at 3:34pm
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trying again i still have no modular psu so those bundles of wire are still there


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TONSCHK - Nice tidy setup. 8.8/10

I have never seen those screw in cable clips before, can you buy those or did you make them up some how? Have been looking for ages for something like those.
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I'm only here to help out those that I've already helped. I'm not too fond of repeating myself within two pages of each other.

Scottath:

Looks a lot better! Solid 8.5 maybe even a 9 / 10. Only thing (in your case) that I could personally do better.....get to AutoZone / Schucks / Home Depot. Buy yourself some automotive wire conduit (black with ribs, hides wires inside the engine compartment). That stuff is CHEAP. Bundle any wires you have left (PCIe connectors, molex for DVD drives, front panel wiring, etc....) together into those and run them nice and straight. You can probably limit all those wires you can still see, down to maybe 1-3 conduit tubes .

Hope this helps....and it looks absolutely GREAT so far man . I'm impressed. That's a HUGE improvement over last night.
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I'm putting in a large order to Newegg today, I should have my parts by Friday, so I'll be working on doing a more strict tidying up over the weekend. I'll post pics asap
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Scottath:

Looks a lot better! Solid 8.5 maybe even a 9 / 10. Only thing (in your case) that I could personally do better.....get to AutoZone / Schucks / Home Depot. Buy yourself some automotive wire conduit (black with ribs, hides wires inside the engine compartment). That stuff is CHEAP. Bundle any wires you have left (PCIe connectors, molex for DVD drives, front panel wiring, etc....) together into those and run them nice and straight. You can probably limit all those wires you can still see, down to maybe 1-3 conduit tubes .

Hope this helps....and it looks absolutely GREAT so far man . I'm impressed. That's a HUGE improvement over last night.
Thanks for the encoragment - i will try again tonight before i buy anything, i was quite pleased with my effort with the HDDs also - much less "Big mass" that it was
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