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Poll Results: Which Liquid do YOU prefer?

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 7% of voters (5)
    Feser
  • 1% of voters (1)
    Fluid XP+
  • 1% of voters (1)
    Koolance
  • 54% of voters (38)
    Mayhems
  • 0% of voters (0)
    Phobya
  • 2% of voters (2)
    PrimoChill
  • 0% of voters (0)
    Swiftech
  • 0% of voters (0)
    Thermaltake
  • 0% of voters (0)
    Zalman
  • 8% of voters (6)
    Tap Water
  • 28% of voters (20)
    Your Own Super Special Mix!
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post #31 of 50
I am very surprised distilled water was not one of the choices! doh.gif
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post #32 of 50
Quote:
Originally Posted by Krusher33 View Post

I am very surprised distilled water was not one of the choices! doh.gif

It is "Your Own Super Special Mix!"
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post #33 of 50
No antifreeze option?
Bought a bunch of it when I had my PC connected to a chiller, though works so good I continue to use it. I don't look inside my pc so I could care less about the green color, though green really isnt bad at all. No need for kill coil or dead water and antifreeze keeps the blocks clean, kinda a win win.
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post #34 of 50
Distilled + Kill Coil. Doneski
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post #35 of 50
Feser 1 Acid Green!

I'd go with Mayhems but getting it here is way too expensive, and Feser is easier to find (heck, even microcenter carried it for about 2 years before they stopped restocking their liquid cooling aisle).

I just like the color honestly. Colored tubing is nice and all, but there is so little quality colored tube, and even when you find one, it doesn't look quite as aesthetically pleasing (at least to me).

That, and the peace-of-mind that when a poorly plated component starts chipping, it wont instantly galvanize my entire loop (I'm looking at you EK).
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post #36 of 50
currently im just running DI water... pick up a gallon at WM for $.88 and i threw in a little pt nuke, however once i order my gpu blocks in a couple days ill be adding some mayhems pastel blue... hear great things bout them.
post #37 of 50
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bloodystumps View Post

When I started W/Cing years ago I used tap water then moved to distilled then decided to try Ethylene glycol (automotive coolant) which worked good, no build up no residue and protected against corrosion from all the dissimilar metals , I then tried ferser one and had a massive problem of build up after about 6 months so after a lengthy cleaning I went back to distilled water and tried Dazmode additive ..
So to answer you PCModderMike it was something done when Water cooling was in its main stream infancy ...
I don't believe there is anything wetter them water so I see no reason for anything else thumb.gif

Interesting, if it works for you right on stumps.
post #38 of 50
I use EK Coolant, why it no listed?
post #39 of 50
I really like the Mayhems fluids. Mostly because of the good colors and that the mix isnt discoloring my tubes the way distilled water did.
post #40 of 50
I use a mix of Ice Dragon Cooling nanofluid, distilled, + Mayhems dye.
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