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Yeah if you don't want to be cleaning out your loop I'd recommend that you switch to some UV tubing (if you want color) and distilled water + kill coil as your coolant. You can literally run distilled water + kill coil for years without any problems or cleaning required. Martin has been running a rig with distilled water for over 22 months and it still looks just as pristine as when it was installed.
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Originally Posted by charliehorse55 View Post
Yeah if you don't want to be cleaning out your loop I'd recommend that you switch to some UV tubing (if you want color) and distilled water + kill coil as your coolant. You can literally run distilled water + kill coil for years without any problems or cleaning required. Martin has been running a rig with distilled water for over 22 months and it still looks just as pristine as when it was installed.
Cheers bud, when I add GPU's into the loop I will be sure to use distilled water + kill coil

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So what is better PT nuke or silver coil?
No point making another thread just for that so I thought I would just post it here.
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Either is good. PT Nuke is good, but you will end up needing more when you flush your loop. A silver coil works about as well, but does not need replacing.
    
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Either is good. PT Nuke is good, but you will end up needing more when you flush your loop. A silver coil works about as well, but does not need replacing.
I was looking at one on ebay for $5, but was thinking whats stopping it from going into the loop?(out of res)

http://cgi.ebay.com/Antimicrobial-Si...item4151f249cb
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Most places sell it with a size that is big enough that it won't go through your res unless you cut it up that is.
 
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So what is better PT nuke or silver coil?
No point making another thread just for that so I thought I would just post it here.
Both options are fine. PT-Nuke lasts forever because they give you an entire bottle of the stuff and you only need 4 drops to do an entire loop, and a silver kill coil will never dissolve either.

They both cost $5 and there really isn't any reason to get one over the other - I'd just get whichever is cheaper/more easily available.
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