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Old 25th September 2004, 13:25   #1
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home-made round IDE cable howto

"Sick of those flat grey space-taking IDE cables that are sitting there in
your system, waiting to be modded? Why spend ridiculous amounts of cash on
pre-rounded IDE cables when you can do it yourself!? Of course, that is the
modder's mentality. Well, I decided to do this for my own system, because I
had some flat IDE cables and some sleeving laying around."

http://www.corelimits.com/guides/ide_splice/
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Done the slicing for years; there is "soft" and "hard" type flat cable, I prefer the "soft" type. As for sleeving it, I don't recommend; taking the connector out is the easy part; snapping them back in making sure good conductivity is hard to do.
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he does not remove the connectors, read the howto
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Shouldn't jump the gun; read the whole thing.
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