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DYI PSU Cables - Does anyone bother combing the PSU end?

I'm a neat freak, and even though my PSU is inside a shroud, I hate the idea of a birds nest of loose cables bunched up. I was thinking of maintaining combs from the front side and through to the PSU, maybe not loads 3-4 more for the main cables. 

 

Has anyone here done this before? If so how did you approach it? My PSU has a different number of cables for my 24-pin, 18+10, at the PSU end. I can't find combs for these (I assume people don't typically do this?). If this is the case, what do people do to keep the cables in order around the PSU end?

I'm looking for suggestions. 

 

Thanks!

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No, depending on how much room you have to work with below the PSU shroud you often need to bunch everything up regardless. If you cannot see it don't worry about it. If the PSU is exposed then sure, go for it. 

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3 minutes ago, ThatOneBuilder said:

Zipties? CableTies... *Whisper* lttstore.com

hahaha, lttstore.com would be a pain to order from, being that I'm in the UK. Domestic shipping is bad enough at the moment. 

Cable/Zip ties are a last resort I guess. I have Velcro ties, which I'll likely use in a pinch. 

1 minute ago, DailyProcrastinator said:

No, depending on how much room you have to work with below the PSU shroud you often need to bunch everything up regardless. If you cannot see it don't worry about it. If the PSU is exposed then sure, go for it. 

As I'm making my own cables, there won't be much to "bunch up" in the shroud. I'll cut the cables to required length, so that usual birds nest should happen. 

My case is the Corsair Obsidian 1000D. I'm running two builds and so the cable management needs to be on point. 

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6 minutes ago, ThatOneBuilder said:

Zipties? CableTies... *Whisper* lttstore.com

Fixed it for you.

 

@SchmoIt's behind a shroud. I wouldn't worry about them.

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1 minute ago, Schmo said:

hahaha, lttstore.com would be a pain to order from, being that I'm in the UK. Domestic shipping is bad enough at the moment. 

Cable/Zip ties are a last resort I guess. I have Velcro ties, which I'll likely use in a pinch. 

As I'm making my own cables, there won't be much to "bunch up" in the shroud. I'll cut the cables to required length, so that usual birds nest should happen. 

My case is the Corsair Obsidian 1000D. I'm running two builds and so the cable management needs to be on point. 

yeah but its lttstore.com

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6 minutes ago, Schmo said:

survey

I'll put you down for one, in the European column

 

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3 hours ago, Schmo said:

My case is the Corsair Obsidian 1000D. I'm running two builds and so the cable management needs to be on point. 

You can't see it though so not necessary. 

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9 hours ago, DailyProcrastinator said:

You can't see it though so not necessary. 

That's not really the point. I wanted to make it clean throughout the cable run, so that any maintenance is tangle free. 

 

It doesn't matter. I have a solution now. 

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