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post #11 of 13
The EK-FC980 GTX / EK-FC Titan X water block now also has a moulded gasket to shape. We need to set these up in webshop for purchase.

Otherwise we seldom use silicone grease. The gasket can be placed in shape using small weights to help you. Use this very old video for the reference:
    
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What do people run in those loops to get them in that shape?

Running only tap water, I haven't had any stains or crap in the loops yet so that is why I'm wondering how they get in that shape.

I had my CPU block for a year since I last opened it and it was just like new when I opened it a month ago.
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Almost every time we see this it's usually from impurities from radiator and - most often - tubing. Either plasticizer leeching or plastic degradation. This is why ZMT tubing is king of the (endurance) hill smile.gif
    
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