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#1
can someone suggest what to top up my cooling fluid with?
I see the rez is half full and need to top it up, but the town i live in is sold out of the fluid i normally use...
 

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Distilled water will work just fine.:)
 
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Sounds like a stupid idea but get some container and fill it with water, then make it cold a chilly in the freezer and pour it in the rez. Easier way is just get cold water.
 

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Distilled water will work just fine.:)
i was thinking that also... but how about a small drink of pure automotive anti-freeze? what do ya think.... the reason im asking is distilled water is at the store and its a blizzard here so im staying put for the time being.... but its your call.... i trust your judgment Erocker :toast:
 

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Sounds like a stupid idea but get some container and fill it with water, then make it cold a chilly in the freezer and pour it in the rez. Easier way is just get cold water.
lol i get what your saying but thats not what im asking about ;)
 
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Yeah, the fesser stuff is nice, though I've only run distilled water. I don't see the point in coolant unless your putting your w/c loop through ice or something.
 

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i've been running distilled water+pt nuke for a while now
 
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i've been running distilled water+pt nuke for a while now
Same here.

I wouldn't recommend pouring cold water into your loop. If the water gets too cold you could create condensation.
 

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Same here.

I wouldn't recommend pouring cold water into your loop. If the water gets too cold you could create condensation.
im going to ice mine down before the end of winter i need some super clocks lol
 
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i was thinking that also... but how about a small drink of pure automotive anti-freeze? what do ya think.... the reason im asking is distilled water is at the store and its a blizzard here so im staying put for the time being.... but its your call.... i trust your judgment Erocker :toast:
Don't even bother with the anti freeze. I use nothing but distilled water.
 

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Don't even bother with the anti freeze. I use nothing but distilled water.
Distilled water it is ... Tanks alot guys :toast: