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Old 03-05-2005, 12:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Case Tidiness... tips and tricks?

Im no stranger to building a PC, but I am a stranger to good wire management. Most of my cases have been very cluttered. Does anyone have any useful ideas for keeping the case rubbish to a minimum?

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Old 03-05-2005, 01:09 PM   #2 (permalink)
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you can tie the wires together to make them into a neat bundle.

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Old 03-05-2005, 02:35 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I purchased a wire sleeving kit for my rig. It took a lot of time to put it on, but when i was finished the results were great. Also, like phosho510 said; use some wire ties.

I think the hardest part was geting the sleeving over the connectors. I bought one of those molex wire removers and that helped out a lot. Just be sure you know where the wires go after the sleeving is in place.
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Its also a good idea to route your wires behind your motherboard tray if you have room behind there. I did that and it helped my temps.
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Old 03-05-2005, 05:48 PM   #6 (permalink)
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u guys should post close up pics of ur towers and how neat and tidy ur case is ^_^
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Old 03-05-2005, 06:22 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Tio #1: Dont let your case look like this

This concludes our lesson

EDIT: BTW Thats my old case, not my current. It was cool like a beeotch though. Full load at even 1.9Vcore running 2.5-2.7GHz never got above 39C
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Old 03-06-2005, 01:10 AM   #10 (permalink)
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My case is also a mess, tomorow im planning to open it up, install an extra 512mb Ram, another case fan, and a usb cable so i have another 2 USB ports.

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