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Now, adding a dye to some different chemical may lead to a break down and gunking.
In my theory this is the most common factor of all horror stories on net. Ppl mixing all kinds of chemical together without paying attention to details.
I would flush the loop and get a premix which has all anti-algae toxins already inside.

A LOT of people have had great experience with Mayhem dyes. They don't contain the extra ingredients most other dyes have that cause clogging, they're just dye. I've been running distilled + iandh deadwater + mayhem deep purple + mayhem uv clear/blue for a while with no clogging or issues whatsoever.
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right now i just have pt nuke + distilled. Do the mayhem dyes have anything else in them (ie a biocide) or are they just dye
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post #13 of 16
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A LOT of people have had great experience with Mayhem dyes. They don't contain the extra ingredients most other dyes have that cause clogging, they're just dye. I've been running distilled + iandh deadwater + mayhem deep purple + mayhem uv clear/blue for a while with no clogging or issues whatsoever.

LOL. I am pro Mayhem not against his products.
But mixing chemicals might go wrong. Just saying.
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While back plates do disperse a small amount of heat they are mostly used to ether make the card look nice or provide support to the pcb.
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right now i just have pt nuke + distilled. Do the mayhem dyes have anything else in them (ie a biocide) or are they just dye
They are just dye.
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There has been many reports of If you are using the PT nuke with copper sulphate, a ingredient known to cause separation in the dyes..

I suggest using a silver coil, distilled and Mayhem's dye... I have 2 loops running this and it's all gravy... biggrin.gif
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