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i'm not sure about all the other things, so i'm going to answer one thing i'm certain about, i have dismantled the res (liquid fusion v) a couple of times to clean it. sometimes you just have to apply a decent amount of force to open it. some advice applying a bit of heat to it (as you would when opening a hard-to-open jar of mayonnaise) but mine popped off without needing heat. also i would be careful about the edge of the caps since they are sharp and can harm your fingers.
I second this, and so does the scar on top of my finger! Wear gloves when removing the caps, just in case. I bled like a stuck pig, which is ironic considering I ordered the "blood red helix" version of that thing. smile.gif

thinking.gif Mebbe the dye used in the Helix decided to run? tongue.gif lol

~Ceadder smil3dbd4e4c2e742.gif
 
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random question - can you use any plastic bottle as a resevoir for water cooling?

Saw a wc loop using white colored liquid... and made me think i gotta make a custom loop using a milk jug.
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post #743 of 2112
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random question - can you use any plastic bottle as a resevoir for water cooling?

Saw a wc loop using white colored liquid... and made me think i gotta make a custom loop using a milk jug.

I suppose you could but keeping it sealed around the fittings might be tricky
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random question - can you use any plastic bottle as a resevoir for water cooling?

Saw a wc loop using white colored liquid... and made me think i gotta make a custom loop using a milk jug.

Use a 5 gallon bucket with silicone or caulk. Works wonders when flushing out a loop.
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post #745 of 2112

Just finished my custom water great temps :-)
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Just finished my custom water great temps :-)

Oh man your build looks spectacular!! Many many congratulations, loved the symmetry and balance in your rig.
post #747 of 2112
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hey everyone, just bough my first reservoir from Frozend q, (limited edition X4 in orange UV). i was curious if any of you could answer some questions i have about the product. the first question, is it normal that the bottom of the compartment for the cathode isn't sealed and water can touch the cathode? and that brings me to the next question i have, is it normal that it would leak from the cathode insert hole? (if intalled upside down or horisontal). and if i wish can the reservoir be dismantle without breaking anything? (taking off the end caps for example).

thank you all in advance, as soon as i can figure a few things out and finish the loop i'll post a pic on of my little devil in action with this awesome looking reservoir.

I have this res

but i can't see through the helixes. How do you notice the leakage ?
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I have this res

but i can't see through the helixes. How do you notice the leakage ?

I have the same one, in orange and black caps. i found the issues, as i was opening it there was a loose piece of plastic inside. that piece of plastic is the end cap of the cathode compartment hidden within the helix. so when i was testing it the water would go in that compartment and come out of the hole you insert the Cathode. i bought some aquarium glue and glued it back where it belongs. just finished the leak test 2 days ago and will post pics as soon as i have a decent camera to show you all smile.gif. the bleeding effect is nice i love it.
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Just finished my custom water great temps :-)

very nice build you have there. love the tubing color
post #750 of 2112
Thank you it was my first watercooled build took me 2 months to build up the nerve to attempt it. But glad I did temps are great and the res is awesome. Once I first saw the res I knew I had to get it lol
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