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Go for it...

I've been running food coloring in my loop for 5 months now, and I've had no troubles to speak of.
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post #12 of 15
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Originally Posted by smokinbonz View Post
arent you worried about corrosive not conductive, idk why its even called water cooling , dont you guys buy coolant not water anyways
its officially liquid cooling nowadays, watercooling just stuck. =D
however, water-based liquids are still the best performing.

and many people make their own coolant by adding color, biocide, antifreeze and some other things to distilled water.
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Originally Posted by ChielScape View Post
its officially liquid cooling nowadays, watercooling just stuck. =D
however, water-based liquids are still the best performing.

and many people make their own coolant by adding color, biocide, antifreeze and some other things to distilled water.
QFT. Everyone has their own special mix.

Mine is 90% distilled, 10% isopropyl alcohol, and food coloring until it's the right shade of blue.
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post #14 of 15
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Originally Posted by RedRaider View Post
Anything you put into "DISTILLED WATER" will be conductive.

Me personally, would never put "FDA APPROVED FOOD COLOR" into my loop. I want to cool my components, not eat them...
What do you do with them when they're done? Throw them in the trash?

Sheesh, get with the times. Like that guy who ate a bike. Good source of iron.
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I say yes
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