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Typically how much water will you need to add to your water cooling system? I will have a 250mm reservoir as well as GPU and CPU blocks.
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well my loop almost took a half a gal with 2 rads cpu and gpu with a xspc res.
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that more depends on how long your tube runs are i would think. if your ordering coolant just order more then you need since you will def. have to top off here and there.
if your using distilled i would think prob less then a gallon. these are all assumptions of course. my one cooling loop takes about a half bottle of coolant (fluid xp, pcice) to fill
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You'll be fine getting a gallon of distilled; they run ~$1. I got 2 just in case as they are so cheap, but never went into the 2nd one.
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Go to wallmart and get 1 gallon of distilled water you will be more then fine. I bought 2 from my build. I have refilled my old loop 3 times and my new one 1 time and I still have 1/2 a gallon left.
    
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I used about half a gallon in my loop. cpu block, 2 gpu blocks, RX240 rad and RX360 rad. I doubt you'll need more than a gallon. But like in previously mentioned posts, I picked up 2, because they're super cheap and in case I had to drain the loop for whatever reason. Don't have to run back out to the store.
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