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Just want to know that I did not mix metals or if there are any overlooked issues with these parts together:

- Swiftech Apogee XT 1366 half inch barbs included.
- Swiftech MCR220 Quiet Power Dual 120MM Radiator.
- Bitspower Dark Nickel Plated Barbs for MCR220 Radiator (G 1-4 Thread) Half inch.
- Primochill UV Blue half inch tubing.
- Swiftech MCP655-B Pump.
- Swiftech Clear MCRES Micro Resevoir high flow half inch plastic barbs included.

Used Fernbrook Distilled Water from grocery store.. with Swiftech Hydrx Coolant added (1 Bottle)

My first build BTW.. also I see a little condensation at the top of my reservoir, Is that normal (Question Mark) (My keyboard is screwy)

Will anything react negatively (Question Mark)
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post #2 of 12
Wouldn't harm to put in a few drops of PT Nuke, but you should be ok. And yes condensation is normal
post #3 of 12
Condensation in your res is normal ..
Next time you drain it I wouldn't use that Hydrx, ( I have used it tho )..
I would use just straight distilled , and some biocide ( and or a Silver Kill Coil ).. THAT'S IT!!.

Also your stuff is fine together,, No corrosion worry
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Thanks Im guessing all my stuff is copper(question mark) I know the dark nickel plated is copper underneath right.. Whats the harm in Hydrx...
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No harm in Hydrx, exactly, but straight water and PT_Nuke or silver is enough.
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Everyone is talking PT Nuke.. what is it and I dont see it on NCIX.. I live in Ontario and the only place I can seem to find WC stuff is NCIX.. other than Dazmode, but I trust bigger companies.. no offense to Dazmode store but its for piece of mind lol. A silver coil (question mark) jewellery lol please clarify.. im a WC noob.
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Pure (.999-ish?) silver acts as a biocide. PT_Nuke comes in two varieties. The original is a Copper Sulfate solution, which is used in stuff like aquarium anti-algae additives too.
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PT Nuke= Petra'sTech "PT_Nuke" is a specially blended, sequestered Copper solution intended for use as a biocide in your PC's water cooling system

Silver Coil = 99.9% pure silver coil. Using Silvers natural anti algae properties this coil allows an easy way to control algae in your loop
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Ok.. I will find some PT nuke and where can I find some silver(Question Mark) and I just drop it in the reservoir and make sure its big enough and heavy enough not to get sucked through lol
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NVM I see it on the petras website.. shipping to Ontario may be a beeotch.. dang. Who else has this I wonder.. somewhere in Canada.
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