How To: Sleeve Your Northbridge Fan

Posted on Sunday, Oct 07 2007 @ 07:00 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Sleeving, or the act of installing flexible plastic mesh over wire bundles and cabling, has been around for decades. In the not so distant past however, computers were without the benefits of having their cabling sleeved. This led to nasty, messy wiring jobs inside the enclosure which restricted positive airflow throughout the cabinet. This trend has changed, and we now see computer component manufacturers offering equipment that comes pre-sleeved, most notably the power supply with its myriad of cable connections and wires. Not only does this make the product and the final installation of it look great, but is very functional as well.

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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



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