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Aluminium fill port - should I worry

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I've just noticed that the fill port I'm going to use is made from aluminium, as far as I know this is the only piece of aluminium in my loop, would this cause any amount of galvanic corrosion or is it too small amount to worry about, or should I get rid of it and use one made from Delrin or some other metal.

This is what I currently have:
Danger Den Fill Port

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post #2 of 4
I dont think you would have any problems if you use it as a fill port and the water level stays below the fitting
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post #3 of 4
Don't worry about it.

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Just make sure the water is below the fitting. Galvanic corrosion occurs when two different metals can form an electrical circuit which will not happen if the water doesn't come into contact with the fill port.
 
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