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You guys think the PrimoChill Ice coolant is better than distilled water and antifreeze? Would that be fine for me to try in the loop? Im thinking about it because Im not liking the greenish/yellow from the antifreeze
It would be as good not better. It would be okay to run as long as it has anti corrosion properties. You can always get Orange GM Dexcool antifreeze for a different color.
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LOL! Of course you knew this because you've opened one up and compared it to an H50, right?

Those aren't the only differences. You forgot that the Asetek LCLC has longer tubes and a copper radiator vs. the H50's aluminum radiator. So obviously you don't really know what all the differences are.

EDIT: I almost forgot that the Corsair's fan is 100rpms faster.
Honesty, I dont really care as the loop I have now is far better than the LCLC and the H50.
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It would be as good not better. It would be okay to run as long as it has anti corrosion properties. You can always get Orange GM Dexcool antifreeze for a different color.
Ya, it says it has an anti corrosion and algea preventative as well.
Im going for a blue machine, so blue everything. LOL
How is your pump and everything running? Im debating in the near future to get a 240 rad. Are there any that are meant for high cfm fans (Ultra Kaze). Ive seen for lower rpm fans for quiet operation.
What should I look for, as compared to the h50 rad?
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It would be as good not better. It would be okay to run as long as it has anti corrosion properties. You can always get Orange GM Dexcool antifreeze for a different color.
I agree. Also if you're looking for colors VW coolant is red and so is Toyota's.

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Honesty, I dont really care as the loop I have now is far better than the LCLC and the H50.
Good for you. Totally makes up for the fact you post when you have clue what you are talking about.
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Good for you. Totally makes up for the fact you post when you have clue what you are talking about.
Steady on guys... lets play nice. We dont need another visit from the mods
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Ya, it says it has an anti corrosion and algea preventative as well.
Im going for a blue machine, so blue everything. LOL
How is your pump and everything running? Im debating in the near future to get a 240 rad. Are there any that are meant for high cfm fans (Ultra Kaze). Ive seen for lower rpm fans for quiet operation.
What should I look for, as compared to the h50 rad?
My pump is the only thing technically "running". Its holding up so far, Its still pumping. I have only had is working with this load now for less then a week so far.

As for other rads the only thing to look for is a low pressure drop, if the information is available, and the cost (if it fits in your budget.) I went with the rad I did because I know that in a few months I will be moving over to a custom loop. I can take the rad, res and some of my fittings to that system.
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My pump is the only thing technically "running". Its holding up so far, Its still pumping. I have only had is working with this load now for less then a week so far.

As for other rads the only thing to look for is a low pressure drop, if the information is available, and the cost (if it fits in your budget.) I went with the rad I did because I know that in a few months I will be moving over to a custom loop. I can take the rad, res and some of my fittings to that system.
I may wait for several months before i decide to go that route.

Well what are some good 240 rads in the price range of 40/50ish?
Also where do you get those brakets that you used to mount the rad off the back?
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Take a look at the Swiftech MCR 240 Dual Rad its would be an excellent choice. The bracket is the Swiftech Radbox v2. You can find then in many places online.
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What about the Black ice GT 240 stealth?
Thanks for the help. I found the radbox. Just confused what makes ones better than others. lol
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well i got jumpy today, and decided id superglue a R4 to the front 5.25" drive bay covers (only glued to one, other ones cover the rest of the fan) i find it amusing, and the front of my case looks a bit nicer now, i will post a pic or two if you wish, but it will hafta wait till morning. the only question i ask you is, is there any 230mm fans over 800-1000rpms.....id like to remount a red LED 230mm to the side panel and fill my remaining fan slots with the R4s currently on my side panel

P.S: i wasnt silly and didnt spend money on a triple bay fan mount....superglue is cheaper and easier
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