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Try getting some sunlight on the pics as well since they look a bit dark. Also, the coolant should be a bit darker red, it looks a bit peach colored in the pic
post #112 of 183
That is true. A lot of it has to do with the lighting. I would add some more red dye to the mix and then also open a few windows when going for the photo shoot. It will make a night and day difference.
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Will try again. The coolant does look a bit off in color. Am not able to get the right color going for some reason. And the tubing makes it look even worse. Maybe I should get some tygon. I am using cheap masterkler tubing. Is that the issue?
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It might be part of the problem but I'm sure that it's not all of the problem. If you plan on changing the tubing then I would suggest that you get colored tubing rather than going with dyes because they can cause clogs in your system and we all know that's not good for a loop. So what I suggest is for you to go with some red tubing and ditch the dye. Just my
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Thanks man...will try again this weekend.
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It might be part of the problem but I'm sure that it's not all of the problem. If you plan on changing the tubing then I would suggest that you get colored tubing rather than going with dyes because they can cause clogs in your system and we all know that's not good for a loop. So what I suggest is for you to go with some red tubing and ditch the dye. Just my
My thoughts exactly. I was going to use clear tubing with red fluid, but I was told that the dye can deteriorate the system over time, so it's best to use coloured tubing with pure water and killcoil/biocide for the fluid.

As for the photos, try a higher ISO setting (if you have that available to you), and some better lighting. India has plenty of sunlight, so as long as it's not raining, take it to the roof or the back yard and take some photos outdoors.
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Dman, if someone catches me walking around with a computer chassis, for photos I would probably get laughed out of town.....lol
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Did some more work with the camera today.

How are these:













I have no clue how that scratch happened, but it just wont go. Any ideas?







See that fitting on top of the res? Well thats the temperature probe.



Guys again some feedback on the photography please. I have some surprises coming in soon as well.
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Pics look GREAT! Of course it's easy to have great pics when you have such a great "model".
Still don't see the scratch, so leave it.
    
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Pictures are much better this time. Some are bit dark, but nothing that's really problematic.

What order is your loop? Looking at it, I'm a little confused. I can't tell what direction the water is flowing between each point.
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