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So I pulled this out of my Rad while flushing it....

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There were actually a few, not sure if I should be concerned or not. I had to get these out with tweezers
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post #2 of 9
Yikes, good thing you took the time to flush the rad.
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What brand rad?
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I can't see it clearly... Is that a stranded wire burned/melted black?
Better check out if any wirings next to the rad is still whole.
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post #5 of 9
Looks like a rad fin.
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Good point, or maybe it's just a coat of paint on the rad fin since it very thin? I thought they anodize rads now...
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post #7 of 9
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I think it was actually solder to be honest. And it was an XSPC ex120
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Could it be acetal burrs? I've had that.
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I had something similar come out of my Alphacool UT60 360mm. I'm pretty sure it was copper since it had oxidized green (let me know if that's not the correct terminology). I didn't get a picture but it was approximately one inch long. My rad's been running fine since I first installed it. As long as the rad doesn't leak and you flush all of that out it should be fine.
   
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