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Can I put electrical tape one pcie card

I have a bad looking usb 3 pcie 1x card can I cover it with electrical tape like linus did in building computer with wife. It probably won't get that hot

 

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typical electrical tape is made for a 0-80°C range. So for a 75W PCIe Slot (complete 16x slot) it should be fine. But it may liquify it's glue after a year or two. No mechanical risks there only gross if you plan to make it better later in time.

Would recommend something like kapton tape.

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I've spray painted many a PCB in my time, couple GPUs too. Mask off the Pcie and give it a spray. Might look a bit better than tape. 

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