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Really need some quick assistance regarding this as I want to order it now so it can be delivered by this week.

Will this work as a replacement for my Phobya Balancer 150 reservoir tube?


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Hence we now offer the Alphacool Plexi Tube 50x150mm (DxH) as a spare part! For all tubes with a diameter of 50mm.

^^ it should work right?
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It's the same diameter, but are the screw-in threads the same?

I think the words "for all tubes" means all cylindrical reservoirs by Alphacool, not all other manufacturers.
Edited by WiSK - 5/14/13 at 8:10am
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The only one that I know that's interchangeable with the Phobya one is an EK 50mm tube as I did that with mine.
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The only one that I know that's interchangeable with the Phobya one is an EK 50mm tube as I did that with mine.

Thank you so much for letting me know. +rep
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It's the same diameter, but are the screw-in threads the same?

I think the words "for all tubes" means all cylindrical reservoirs by Alphacool, not all other manufacturers.

I thought of that and contacted alphacool but they never got back to me. I guess I'll just order the EK one as suggested. +rep

Thanks guys.
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post #5 of 12
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The only one that I know that's interchangeable with the Phobya one is an EK 50mm tube as I did that with mine.

Could you kindly link me to the EK tube?

Is it this one: http://www.specialtech.co.uk/spshop/customer/EK-Waterblocks-140-x-50mm-Multioption-Reservoir-Tube-pid-16067.html
Edited by munaim1 - 5/14/13 at 5:40pm
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Could you kindly link me to the EK tube?

Is it this one: http://www.specialtech.co.uk/spshop/customer/EK-Waterblocks-140-x-50mm-Multioption-Reservoir-Tube-pid-16067.html
that could be the one. i think he might be referring to the ek x2 reservoirs that are 50mm od. just make sure u don't get the newer ek x3 reservoirs as it is 60mm od
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Could you kindly link me to the EK tube?

Is it this one: http://www.specialtech.co.uk/spshop/customer/EK-Waterblocks-140-x-50mm-Multioption-Reservoir-Tube-pid-16067.html
that could be the one. i think he might be referring to the ek x2 reservoirs that are 50mm od. just make sure u don't get the newer ek x3 reservoirs as it is 60mm od

Hmmmm I can't seem to find the EK X2 replacement tube here in the uk. mad.gif This sucks!!
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Hmmmm I can't seem to find the EK X2 replacement tube here in the uk. mad.gif This sucks!!

Order direct from EK?
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The only one that I know that's interchangeable with the Phobya one is an EK 50mm tube as I did that with mine.

Could you kindly link me to the EK tube?

Is it this one: http://www.specialtech.co.uk/spshop/customer/EK-Waterblocks-140-x-50mm-Multioption-Reservoir-Tube-pid-16067.html

That one should work as it's 50mm diameter.
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Originally Posted by munaim1 View Post

Hmmmm I can't seem to find the EK X2 replacement tube here in the uk. mad.gif This sucks!!

Order direct from EK?

Might have to do that.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Big Elf View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by munaim1 View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by Big Elf View Post

The only one that I know that's interchangeable with the Phobya one is an EK 50mm tube as I did that with mine.

Could you kindly link me to the EK tube?

Is it this one: http://www.specialtech.co.uk/spshop/customer/EK-Waterblocks-140-x-50mm-Multioption-Reservoir-Tube-pid-16067.html

That one should work as it's 50mm diameter.

What about the threads? Could you please link the one you used?
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