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Full EN Block, Used for 2 weeks with EK-EKoolant Clear:

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Had other nickel parts in loop (bitspower galaxy freezer ram block) looked perfectly fine afterwards.
post #2 of 19
Are you 100% sure that it is corrosion/nickel flaking?
post #3 of 19
if you didnt clean you rad that could happen too. So did you clean out your rad before using?
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post #4 of 19
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Considering after rubbing with vinegar and ketchup it still stays,

Also, as mentioned nothing else nickel looked like this.

And yes I washed the rad out with with hot distilled and vinegar before hand.
post #5 of 19
do you have higher mag/clearer pics, is it copper showing or something on it, cant tell from pics?
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Just wondering how much vinegar you used (solution strength) and how long you left surfaces exposed wink.gif
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post #7 of 19
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i diluted the vinegar with water when cleaning the rad and shook it for like 10 minutes probably before draining it.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by opt33 View Post

do you have higher mag/clearer pics, is it copper showing or something on it, cant tell from pics?

^ this. From the picture, it's hard to tell if that's corrosion or sediment.
 
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post #9 of 19
Can we get some closer pics of each side individually?

Preferrably with a black background and not on your carpet? The black background will help see details better. Something to do with light or something.
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post #10 of 19
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Originally Posted by oicwutudidthar View Post

i diluted the vinegar with water when cleaning the rad and shook it for like 10 minutes probably before draining it.

Ok i see, i was only asking because first time i used vinegar i left some barb fittings to soak and went out for a bit, when i came home the surfaces where striped, i have the fittings right here in front of me now but my battery just gone on camera redface.gif
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