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I need a good coolant for under $15 dollars. It is to be used with a single 120mm radiator, apogee wb, a gfx wb, D5 pump and no reservoir. Thanks for your answers in advance.
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Go to www.swiftech.com ...coolant runs about 3.00 a bottle and is uv reactive.
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post #3 of 15
for budget...you can get 1 gallon of distilled water for only a couple $$$...add a little zerex antifreeze to it and it should be just fine...thats the super cheap way to go.. lol
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Go to www.swiftech.com ...coolant runs about 3.00 a bottle and is uv reactive.
Is it worth buying the Tygon tubings?
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post #5 of 15
nah...clearflex is just as good and wayyy cheaper.
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Yeah just distilled with 10-15% auto anti-freeze is fine if your on a budget...Some guys just run straight distilled but I like a little additive for a biocide and pump lube...
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Yeah just distilled with 10-15% auto anti-freeze is fine if your on a budget...Some guys just run straight distilled but I like a little additive for a biocide and pump lube...
Well my pap have a whole bottle of anti-freeze for auto so I'm going to use his and just buy the clearflex tubing a single 120mm radiator. Thanks for all your responses.
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post #8 of 15
make sure you dont run straight antifreeze...you need to mix it with distilled water as well.
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Well my pap have a whole bottle of anti-freeze for auto so I'm going to use his and just buy the clearflex tubing a single 120mm radiator. Thanks for all your responses.
Take a look at this tubing its really cheap you use it with 1/2" fittings and it will flow about as well...

....http://www.petrastechshop.com/7id5odmagepu.html
7/16"x5/8" Masterkleer

Or if you want the full 1/2"

...http://www.petrastechshop.com/1id3odmagepu.html
1/2x3/4" Masterkleer
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Yeah, I'll try to add 5-10% maybe less or more since I don't know how to calculate that . What do you guys think of this radiator?
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