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alrighty im looking for a 2colour sleeving job and just wondering what 2 colours would look the best? (will be going into a CM storm scout latter on) also how much (in meters) should i need?
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post #2 of 12
As far as colors its all personal preference really. Some of the color combos i see more often are red/black, blue/black, green/black, red/white

Here is a gallery of someone who does some great work on sleeving

http://psychosleeve.com/gallery.html

should give you an idea on colors.


not sure how much you need as i had mine sleeved by the website above
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thanks for the website gave me some ideas
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Black + *insert color here* will look good.

I have a PSU with black + red and black + white. I really like the white more.
    
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I'm wondering the same thing, but I'd rather do it myself. Thing is what else would you need to do it?
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so no1 knows a good length to buy?
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post #7 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by IXcrispyXI View Post
so no1 knows a good length to buy?
Your best bet is to look up your psu (the makers website) and add up all your cables and how long they are, for example

a 24pin cable that is 12in = 12in x 24 cables

and 6pin pci that is 12in = 12in x 6 cables and so on..

and you do that for all of your cables you want to sleeve and then add some extra incase of mess-ups.

Heatshrink is normally about 10-15% (I beleive) of the amount of sleeving you get. But if you get precut then you just count them up and add some extra.

Basically it comes down to measuring out the amount of sleeving it will take by actually measuring then adding up how many cables. That is the most percise way of doing it as all PSUs are different.

I hope that helps!
Edited by Lutro0 - 4/25/11 at 9:47pm
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White+Blue would look really cool.

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post #9 of 12
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im thinkin a black n purple but i cant be bothered takin my psu out atm :S
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Quote:
Originally Posted by IXcrispyXI View Post
im thinkin a black n purple but i cant be bothered takin my psu out atm :S
I vote this. That's what I would do!
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