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Just wondering here if anyone uses some sort of water filters in their system even like, womans tight put over the barbs?

Just out of curiosity
post #2 of 11
Sounds restrictive and silly. Killcoils and Cupric Sulfate is all you need.
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You wouldn't want to put a pair of tights over a barb man lol if you do that, you're giving the water something to 'wick' it's way outside of the loop with. If you tightened them over the barb, you'd need to tighten the piece of the tights over the barb as well, meaning you're not giving your tubing a perfect seal to the barb.

The only way you could potentially do this is if you could use an inlet/outlet tube, inside of the reservoir like the EK Advanced for example, and fasten it to the end of the tube using a clamp etc. that way it stays completely within the inside of the loops water path.

I'd just spend the $10-$20 on an inline filter.... not worth it to get cheap, and throw some womans panties inside your loop lol - I'd rather see them where they belong.
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throw some womans panties inside your loop lol - I'd rather see them where they belong.
ummm.... i hope u mean on ur floor??


but yeah.... why u want to thow panties in ur loop???
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post #5 of 11
Koolance has a decent filter, but I seriously doubt you will need one.
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Personally I'd go with the aquacomputer filter in my current WC build.
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I don't even watercool and im pretty sure you don't need filters...
    
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Didnt say i wanted or needed to do it, i was simply asking because ive seen it before
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Didnt say i wanted or needed to do it, i was simply asking because ive seen it before
Yes, parts exist for WC loops. I doubt anyone uses them

FrozenCPU has some from koolance and alphacool as well as phobya res filters.
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post #10 of 11
I have a koolance filter, although not sure I will use it. The screen looks pretty large. i.e. it appears to me as though it would only filter out relatively large particles (like flakes of nickel? ).
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