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I have what appears to be small snowflakes with blue centers sitting at the bottom of my reservoir. Anyone have any ideas what it is? If its growth, how can I flush it out of my black ice gts 240?
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post #2 of 26
It's probably algi you can prevent this by using distilled water and aqua cleaner.
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Macro pics?
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Please at least make your title grammatically correct.
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Originally Posted by Jazino View Post
Please at least make your title grammatically correct.
I was trying to give them the benefit of the doubt. It could be a Yoda-ism. By adding a comma, it almost works. LOL!

Growth, then my loop?
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post #6 of 26
Thats the white crud...Rinse your loop out with 10% white vinegar and 90% distilled for a couple of hours then rinse 2 or 3 times at least with straight distilled water...You wan tto make sure all the vinegar residue is out....If you didn't clean your rad out good before you set your loop up that may be what its from or its jus crud...


Try a few drops of this in your loop its great ...Its copper based also...I haven't had any crud since I started using it...


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Also, did you use Plumber's Tape (aka Teflon tape) at all?
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post #8 of 26
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yea... and if i use algae killer will the crud disappear or will it just die and stay there?
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post #9 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by OC'ing Noob View Post
yea... and if i use algae killer will the crud disappear or will it just die and stay there?

You need to clean your loop out first then use the biocide...
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ok...i dun get it tho my temps are still great
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