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Just got the first part of my water cooling delivered and unboxed a few things. I took my rad out and noticed that the finish isn't quite perfect. Please see the image below for some detail.



Also seems to be some orange tinge to the fins a bit deeper than the surface too, is this normal or not quite so much.
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That shouldn't happen but it happens a lot all rads. It doesn't matter to me because I scratch my rads up all the time, then I repaint them anyways.
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Also seems to be some orange tinge to the fins a bit deeper than the surface too, is this normal or not quite so much.
the orange is just the copper fins i want to say
    
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Originally Posted by Kainn View Post

the orange is just the copper fins i want to say
exactly this^ that tinge is because they never completely paint the fins.
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Good to hear! The other side is near perfect and that's the way I'm using it in my case so no worries there, just need to wait for the rest of the loop to arrive and then I can get building my first loop!
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