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what is this suff in my apogee

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it's soft and white were exposed to air but when i take som off it's black where it touches the block.

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Probably some kind of corrosion, although usually copper turns green because of corrosion. Got a microscope? Check to see if its some kind of algae of something.
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what am I a bioligest, no; I don't have I micoscope I just hope the suff isn't deadly
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what am I a bioligest, no; I don't have I micoscope I just hope the suff isn't deadly
Taste it and post back in an hour... If you don't we'll call the hospital
    
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Deadly? No. But still, it's algae and not good for your loop. I'd use some vinager-water to get it off, and flush the loop, too.
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do you use any sort of anti-agal agent in you water cooling loop?
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just use some vinegar as aforementioned. twill do the trick
    
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post #9 of 10
Are there pieces floating around in your loop to? I had that crap once its nasty just some kind of algae or something..Rinse your loop with 10% white vinegar and 90% distilled for a couple of hours then rinse with just distilled 2 or 3 times to make sure you get all the vinegar residue out...

I've been using this for a while now and haven't gotten any crud since I've started using it...Good stuff its copper based just a couple of drops in your loop is enough...

EDIT: Just clean your block with an old tooth-brush and some tooth-paste really scrub it down hard and rinse it off well....

....http://www.petrastechshop.com/pepcobi1.html
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yeah just like Ira said Pt Nuke is some great stuff, cheap and effective...
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