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12-23-2015 04:08 PM
Jokesterwild you can take a staple and bend it into a U shape as well and put it in with needle nose pliers. smile.gif
12-23-2015 03:43 PM
Nephalem This is great, got a set of sleeved cablemods need to repin them as they're all tangled up. saves me $25 thanks. thumb.gif +REP
05-05-2014 05:35 PM
Philistine I'm glad the tutorial helped you. thumb.gif
05-05-2014 04:53 PM
Majorhi This worked great! Took me about 20 minutes or so to do them all! Thanks!
05-04-2014 09:09 PM
Majorhi I had no such luck with a tool I purchased and after 45 minutes and no success I set it aside for the night. Now that I stumbled onto this, I'm gonna give this a go tomorrow after I get my hand on some staples. Thanks!

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03-13-2014 01:39 AM
Philistine Quarterly bump!
11-08-2013 08:19 AM
lukerobi I know this is an oldie... but this helped me out a little bit today too!

I had to take the pins out of a female ATX connector, and the regular desk staples were not cutting it so i used some bigger staples the accounting office people had. They ended up being better than the desk staples in both cases!

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Hope this helps someone else! Thanks for the idea of using staples, I had been struggling with using small screw drivers with no success!
05-24-2013 06:16 PM
zpliptzy Found this, and it saved me tons of frustration, and a bit of cash. +Rep !
11-16-2012 06:58 PM
Klavins This actually worked better then my proper 24-pin removal tools thumb.gif
07-19-2012 10:57 PM
Philistine I think its been moar than 24 hours so I'm allowed a bump.
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