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post #19941 of 20817
nice . i think if there was some other material i could use to replicate the actual h240x window and make screw holes in and then attach that probably would help.. what i meant with the bubbles though was that with bubbles in the res the pump seems to vibrate more.. causing the window to crack.. i have noticed that when you have it turned on out the case and try holding the whole unit a certain way the pump goes Silent unfortunatley i cant remember which way makes that happen.. lol to be honest its a real pain in the arse having to replace a res window every other few months even if there is a 3 year warranty with it its still ridiculous. I mean these units are supposed to be top of the class for aios. Be nice if there was some transparent thin rubber sheeting could use to place behind the window my res gets no algae due to hydrex in my distilled water
post #19942 of 20817
Maybe it cracks, because there is to much air in it. Air expands if it get warm. More pressure ->little cracks->big cracks
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post #19943 of 20817
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Maybe it cracks, because there is to much air in it. Air expands if it get warm. More pressure ->little cracks->big cracks

No that simply can't be. Water will always fill more in volume than air, so having a bit of air in the reservoir is actually good compared to having none.
post #19944 of 20817
its definitley some kind of pressure causing it.. for example that last crack wasnt fully right through the window it was still like half a mil solid at the inside but soon as i touched one of the pipes it cracked right through
post #19945 of 20817
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its definitley some kind of pressure causing it.. for example that last crack wasnt fully right through the window it was still like half a mil solid at the inside but soon as i touched one of the pipes it cracked right through

Might have tightened the screws too much. It really doesn't take a lot for the acrylic to crack under pressure. Make sure always to screw in a cross pattern. Also using a multi screw driver tool could help with preventing over tightening the screws, but not all tools have the functionality (so I can't really point to a specific one).
post #19946 of 20817
yes could be a good idea.. I wish there were oring 1mm thick that matched the screw diameters so you could use them as little washers
post #19947 of 20817
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post #19948 of 20817
nice. keep an eye on that res window though
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nice. keep an eye on that res window though
I already took it apart and inspected/cleaned it. All is good. wink.gif
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post #19950 of 20817
good stuff.. but I just mean keep an eye on it over time as for some strange reason they are prone to cracking lol smile.gif kudos to that testbench looks awesome.
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