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I have 3/8" on 3/8" without clamps. Over the edge?
Yes most definitely over the edge.
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post #13 of 15
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Originally Posted by t-ramp View Post
I have 3/8" on 3/8" without clamps. Over the edge?

Thats hardcore. XD


I've always used 3/8 ID and 1/2 OD however with my new system I decided to piss coolant off and just use Distilled water with some silver and I'm worried that by just running clear 3/8 1/2 it wont idk stand out as much as i want it to and look kinda lame..(smaller diameter tubing to me in a large case has always looked kind of meh to me)

So I was looking into the benefits and where the performance plateau with tubing diameter I mean a water block can only take so much water and only so much friction can be generated so ...

anyway I'm kind of leaning towards using 1/2 3/4 tubing it isn't exactly a massive performance increase but it is a increase none the less.

what do you guys think?


(and please grammar police don't send me private messages pointing out spelling mistakes) I'm sure its full of them.
post #14 of 15
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(and please grammar police don't send me private messages pointing out spelling mistakes) I'm sure its full of them.
Why not just look at the red wavies when you are writing the message? In Firefox the edit box shows spelling errors as I type. I'm sure other browsers are similar.

But that doesn't find homophone errors, like how you used "its" when you meant "it's" in that quote.
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post #15 of 15
The performance difference between 3/8 and 1/2 isn't that great you probably wouldn't even notice it unless your temp probe can see differences less than a degree.

For tubing go with what you want, and what you think looks good. As for switching from coolant and now going to water, if you want a better look think of colored tubing.
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