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Is this corrosion?? Yes, yes it is. Nickel Plating.

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I was moving around some UV lights in my case and noticed a funny color in my gpu block... Is this rust?? Is there anything i can do to clean it without taking apart my loop?? I have a silver kill coil in the res right now.




Edited by Bouf0010 - 10/12/11 at 7:44am
post #2 of 83
Sure looks like it to me.

Here's something similar, but yours looks much worse.

http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum...tml#post518617
Edited by t-ramp - 10/11/11 at 8:30am
post #3 of 83
looks like its time to clean out the loop how long has it been running?
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not even 2 months
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wow I hope its nothing bad bro
If it were mine I would take it down and clean it
Edited by Worple - 10/11/11 at 8:44am
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post #6 of 83
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ok this baby is coming apart, ill post back when im done.
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ewwwwww











i dont think ill be using distilled water and silver coil anymore. Might have to find an alternative.
post #8 of 83
Man 2 months ahh that sucks I think I will keep a eye on my gear
If you find something better let me know
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Plenty of anti corrosion additives will cure this
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post #10 of 83
How did this happen? Did you mix metals? Was the water clear at all?
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