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[OCN LABS] Enermax NeoChanger 300ml RGB Reservoir and Pump review by bluedevil

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Review unit sent for review for the OCN Hardware Review Team.

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http://enermaxusa.com/product.php?pid=84811034#!/NEOChanger/p/84811034

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post #2 of 28
Thanks for the video.

Did you say PPS aluminum and is that aluminum in contact with the water? Is corrosion going to be an issue?
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post #3 of 28
Nice review.

I have the 240ml version into an 3x occol radiator just keeping my 1080ti cool.

gets a little noisy over 3000 rpms
remote works. through my tempered glass case! ...

but the lights aren't true. I think one of the R G B 's lights aren't working - I can get green, a blueish...

I already built so just dealing with it.

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I picked mine up about two weeks ago. I can agree with the noise beyond 3k rpm. But it will flush the air out the loop in a heart beat wide open LOL. Im loving it so far, and will be adding a water block to the 1080 Ti here shortly.
post #5 of 28
what kind of glove did you use for tightening the fittings and where did you get it? My fingers don't grip as good as they used to.
post #6 of 28
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what kind of glove did you use for tightening the fittings and where did you get it? My fingers don't grip as good as they used to.

I used Mechanix gloves in the video. biggrin.gif
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post #7 of 28
I'd love to hear more about the alu part as well. No one seems to be able to give a straight up answer as to whether or not it comes into contact with the water anywhere (notably the top piece)
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I'd love to hear more about the alu part as well. No one seems to be able to give a straight up answer as to whether or not it comes into contact with the water anywhere (notably the top piece)

It'd be good to know. I certainly wouldn't purchase it without knowing.
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Talked to Enermax on Facebook, and their PR person said the aluminium was (and I quote) "anothized, so there is no direct contact to water."

However the folks over at EK aren't entirely convince this helps in any way - at least longterm. They wouldn't risk it given this somewhat vague response.
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Anodized is still exposed to the water.  What is with all these companies cutting corners and using aluminum?!

   
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