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My new mobo is EATX so it did not fit in my phantom case... good excuse for a whole new build.

I'm really wanting to do a green theme and love the look of dyes... are there any UV dyes that are safe?

My other question is i currently use 3/8 id 1/2 od tubing and have silver bitspower fittings... but im thinking with the green tubes(or green dye) that i would much rather have black fittings and larger tube... what are your thoughts on 3/4 od tubing vs 1/2 od tubing?
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Well dyes dont last as long as colored tubing but everyone says Mayhems dye is safe. As for tubing its just up to what look you want
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I ran Primoflex UV Green tubing 3/8 x 5/8 and Feser Acid Green fluid for months without issue. Check out my sig build for pictures of what it looks like. The Feser fluid is expensive at nearly $20 per liter, so I wouldn't fully recommend it for that reason alone. Check out Wermad's thread for the Mayhem's green dye review. I don't really care for it, but videos can be deceiving sometimes.
 
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Distilled water and coloured UV tubing everytime!
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Here is a nice read from Martin LINK
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