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I don't know how much I like you at this point. That looks fantastic, haha. I don't use coolant or colors in my loop. My tubes are clear as well. But that looks great. My fan controller has about the same colors as the dark blue on yours, that's why I was wondering about the blue to match.
If anyone can find a link please let me know. Will +rep
Ooops, no, that was UV. crap lol

Here we go:
http://www.dangerden.com/store/blue-led-board-for-monsoon-d5-reservoir.html

If you would like, I am taking apart my system this weekend (moving parts to a new case), so I can pull the cover off of the res and post a picture of how the PCB w/ LEDs works.

Also, lol, I am a bit vain. I actually have green tube, the color in my coolant is purely for the UV leds in the res. hahaha. biggrin.gif
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Perhaps the LEDs may come in use to see the water levels. The device itself just looks well built. The buttons seem flimsy but they are integrated very well into the aesthetics, which is pleasing. I wonder if they offer a pure white LED or a cool sky blue.
I don't see anywhere where it shows the LED colors. Can someone link me?

I am not sure about the other colors, but this is what the two UV LEDs look like in my system w/ UV green coolant. Don't mind the air-bubbles, I was actually bleeding air out of my system in this picture. Also, the LEDs are default OFF, so you need to manually turn them on if you want them lit when you start your system up.

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I have the same Monsoon with the UV LEDs. I'm running straight distilled water now and they don't light it up as much as the one above. Just a soft purple glow.
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losttsol, do you mind posting pictures?

I am running pure distilled water on a black case as well so if you could take like 5 or so from different angles and a couple from straight on I would really appreciate it - even if just with a phone. Sorry to be so bothersome.

I just saw a video on YouTube with the blue and I like the customizable levels of color, though I wasn't sure (it didn't specify) if it was the UV or the blue lighting.

Out of curiosity, why did you go for the UV when you have no UV? Not bashing on you, I might do it too, just wondering why you didn't opt for blue.
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losttsol, do you mind posting pictures?

I am running pure distilled water on a black case as well so if you could take like 5 or so from different angles and a couple from straight on I would really appreciate it - even if just with a phone. Sorry to be so bothersome.

I just saw a video on YouTube with the blue and I like the customizable levels of color, though I wasn't sure (it didn't specify) if it was the UV or the blue lighting.

Out of curiosity, why did you go for the UV when you have no UV? Not bashing on you, I might do it too, just wondering why you didn't opt for blue.

I didn't pick the LED color, it just came with UV. I thought it would come with blue, but I'm satisfied with it. Here are some pictures. These were taken with my phone in the garage where I've been building my rig, so the quality isn't great, but you can see how it looks.

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