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I sort of had to go through the bottom and around my cooler to get to some of the spots but I feel like this is poor wiring... What can I do to improve this? I'm a newbie:\\ On the back of my motherboard there was spots to put wires but I couldn't find a way to get it past my motherboard. I didn't have enough length to reach to wire nicely.
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I think that's pretty good. But i'm sure someone here will help you make it alot better.
    
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Eh, the cable management doesn't look too horrible, but this is coming from a guy who just can't seem to do decent cable management either, so take that for what it's worth.
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Route as many wires as you can behind the mobo tray, that will help keep it cleaner. Also use zip ties to keep wires in place.
 
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post #5 of 15
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Originally Posted by nagle3092 View Post
Route as many wires as you can behind the mobo tray, that will help keep it cleaner. Also use zip ties to keep wires in place.
I think I should rewire it. If I don't have enough length for a wire how do I made it longer?
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It will look a lot cleaner if you bundle your cables up. For example, your PCIe power cables. If you bundle them up and try to tighten them it will look nicer.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by `Kyle View Post
I think I should rewire it. If I don't have enough length for a wire how do I made it longer?

You can get all sorts of snazzy "extenders" from places like frozencpu.

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/11...html?tl=g2c473
    
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post #8 of 15
It's okay but there is always some room for improvement, read up around these forums and you can get some good knowledge.

This is my first build, but I've rerouted the wires more then a few times.



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Edit : Some cables were rushed, like the one SATA etc ~
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Is it just me, but is the case on it's feet or front or back? Or do the vid card pointing up?
    
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post #10 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ro-sham-bo View Post
Is it just me, but is the case on it's feet or front or back? Or do the vid card pointing up?
LOL Yeah, it's a design from Silverstone that they feature in their Raven and Fortress series cases.

Edited by spaceballsrules - 4/13/11 at 8:05pm
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