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The Best FrozenCPU Coolant?

Discussion in 'Overclocking & Cooling' started by MaximusExtreme, Aug 23, 2010.

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    distilled water FTW ;)

    most ppl say coolant that have color end up staining your tubes, and thr inside of blocks etc.
     
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    if you want color ... buy colored tubing
     
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    +1, UV tubing FTW :D
     
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    Distilled water and PTNuke, that is all :)
     
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    screw coolant!
     
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    I had the best luck with Koolance fluid, no residue, staining or growth. It was the blue non-UV stuff.

    I also tried PrimoChill with a UV dye bomb. Stay away from that stuff at all costs. The UV went away after a month. When I went through the system for a new waterblock, I found pasty white deposits all over the place. Took a while to clean it all out, and I'm sure I didn't get it all.

    Can't go wrong with distilled... the only thing to worry about is algae growth and keep the system above freezing.
     
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    Spend your cash on good tubing over good coolant distilled water ftw. UNLESS you have difficulties finding the tubing color you want.
     
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    I am going to run distilled water with utopia is that a good idea?
     

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