Micro Barebones PC

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by Bruce, Nov 24, 2004.

  1. Bruce

    Bruce Guest

    I have built a micro PC which works fine except the two IDE cables are miles
    to long & restrict the air flow to the CPU. Is it OK to cut the IDE cables
    just below the first sub IDE connector to shorten it?

    Bruce
     
    Bruce, Nov 24, 2004
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  2. Bruce

    doS Guest

    Yeah.

    "Bruce" <> wrote in message
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    > I have built a micro PC which works fine except the two IDE cables are

    miles
    > to long & restrict the air flow to the CPU. Is it OK to cut the IDE cables
    > just below the first sub IDE connector to shorten it?
    >
    > Bruce
    >
    >
     
    doS, Nov 24, 2004
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  3. Bruce

    Toolman Tim Guest

    Not gonna waste any words on that one, eh, doS? <g>

    "doS" <> wrote in message
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    | Yeah.
    |
    | "Bruce" <> wrote in message
    | news:n15pd.1260$...
    | > I have built a micro PC which works fine except the two IDE cables are
    | miles
    | > to long & restrict the air flow to the CPU. Is it OK to cut the IDE
    cables
    | > just below the first sub IDE connector to shorten it?
    | >
    | > Bruce
    | >
    | >
    |
    |
     
    Toolman Tim, Nov 24, 2004
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  4. Bruce

    doS Guest

    Nope, happy thanksgiving, BTW...


    "Toolman Tim" <> wrote in message
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    > Not gonna waste any words on that one, eh, doS? <g>
    >
    > "doS" <> wrote in message
    > news:Oo5pd.14$...
    > | Yeah.
    > |
    > | "Bruce" <> wrote in message
    > | news:n15pd.1260$...
    > | > I have built a micro PC which works fine except the two IDE cables are
    > | miles
    > | > to long & restrict the air flow to the CPU. Is it OK to cut the IDE
    > cables
    > | > just below the first sub IDE connector to shorten it?
    > | >
    > | > Bruce
    > | >
    > | >
    > |
    > |
    >
    >
     
    doS, Nov 24, 2004
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  5. Bruce

    Toolman Tim Guest

    Thanks - you too!

    "doS" <> wrote in message
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    | Nope, happy thanksgiving, BTW...
    |
    |
    | "Toolman Tim" <> wrote in message
    | news:z69pd.2211$...
    | > Not gonna waste any words on that one, eh, doS? <g>
    | >
    | > "doS" <> wrote in message
    | > news:Oo5pd.14$...
    | > | Yeah.
    | > |
    | > | "Bruce" <> wrote in message
    | > | news:n15pd.1260$...
    | > | > I have built a micro PC which works fine except the two IDE cables
    are
    | > | miles
    | > | > to long & restrict the air flow to the CPU. Is it OK to cut the IDE
    | > cables
    | > | > just below the first sub IDE connector to shorten it?
    | > | >
    | > | > Bruce
    | > | >
    | > | >
    | > |
    | > |
    | >
    | >
    |
    |
     
    Toolman Tim, Nov 25, 2004
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