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alright, thanks! I thought the gtx was good?:/ well apparently not
No Buddy, I'd stay away from the GTX, you can buy a copper top to replace the aluminum one, but its just a extra $20-30 bux for it...

Never mix any kind of aluminum in your loop with your copper and brass parts..Even if the aluminum is anodized or plated it will eventually lead to galvanic corrosion, plating chips, anodizing wears off...Its just not worth it, usually the aluminum parts are just junk anyway, its not like it a super metal that will get you cooler temp's......If it was I might be tempted to use it.....

..Galvanic corrosion
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No Buddy, I'd stay away from the GTX, you can buy a copper top to replace the aluminum one, but its just a extra $20-30 bux for it...

Never mix any kind of aluminum in your loop with your copper and brass parts..Even if the aluminum is anodized or plated it will eventually lead to galvanic corrosion, plating chips, anodizing wears off...Its just not worth it, usually the aluminum parts are just junk anyway, its not like it a super metal that will get you cooler temp's......If it was I might be tempted to use it.....

..Galvanic corrosion
I dont wont that to happen lol

Thanks man,much appreciated;D
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NP...Give us some pic's when you get it set up if you can...We love pic's...
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NP...Give us some pic's when you get it set up if you can...We love pic's...
Alright! but you have to wait! in a month or so Have to get some more cash here and there

Sent you a friend request btw, so I remember to send pics to you when I get it done!
Edited by go4life - 7/10/08 at 5:14am
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Cool...No hurry, take your time and do it right...
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thanks! I will do everything to get it nice cant wait
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