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How often to top off?

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Got my loop together, big thanks to all who replied in my thread a couple weeks ago. Big thanks to Juggalo23451 and Capt Zman for the parts. My 480 now is clocked at 925 core and never breaks 55c. My question is how often should I add water? Should I keep the res full or only when it seems low?
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Keep it full you don't want to suck in air.
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Once you bleed all of the bubbles and reseal your loop, you shouldn't have to fill it very often. Sure, a little water will evaporate through the tubing but this won't amount to much.

Just make sure your reservoir is full, and if it isn't, fill it up! It doesn't take long to check the level of the water anyways. If you find yourself doing this often, I would investigate as you most likely have a slow leak.
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