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It may seem obvious, but make sure that when you thumbscrew the card into its slot, that the card is upright - level - as much as possible, and slightly bend it upwards to counteract gravity when threading the thumbscrews in. The card can catch a bad angle sometimes as you're threading the screws in .... which means you may be able to do this without unhooking the tubing running to the block's in/out ports, if there's enough give.
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post #152 of 451
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I've ordered new screws to fit the evga back plate on. That should stabilize the bowing. Yes and I have done the obvious. About to order another rad Ut60 240 or Monsta 240 I just think at UT60 top and monsta bottom would look kind of funny. Also still looking into sleeving. well see.
post #153 of 451
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Also I wanted to ask everyone. Stick with red tubing or go for the clear primochill LRT advance and use either mayhem white or ice dragon white pastels?
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Also I wanted to ask everyone. Stick with red tubing or go for the clear primochill LRT advance and use either mayhem white or ice dragon white pastels?

Vote for clear LRT and mayhem's, either color thumb.gif
post #155 of 451
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Only worries about the pastel white dying my blocks. Anyone else have any issues with that?
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Ok Just ordered UT60 2 more rotoaries and fittings as well as more AP-15's should be finished before xmas then some sleeving and wiring.

Still debating to get mayhem pastel white or not I don't want to dye my blocks.
Edited by freitz - 12/18/12 at 8:43am
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If you plan on sticking to that color, I wouldn't worry about it unless you plan on switching colors often. Then you'd have to worry more about the stains in your radiators lol.
    
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If you plan on sticking to that color, I wouldn't worry about it unless you plan on switching colors often. Then you'd have to worry more about the stains in your radiators lol.

Yeah I dont plan on switching colors. I wouldn't go red pastel that stains much more the anything else.
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Ok Just ordered UT60 2 more rotoaries and fittings as well as more AP-15's should be finished before xmas then some sleeving and wiring.
Still debating to get mayhem pastel white or not I don't want to dye my blocks.

Yea just the plain white will not stain your blocks....it's when you start to add a dye that you can run that risk. But even then, when the dye is mixed in well, there really shouldn't be any staining. I've used blue dye on 4-5 different loops, both with distilled water and pastel white ID, never seen any staining.
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Did you decide on a 240mm rad for the bottom?
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