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post #1 of 36
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Going distilled+silver coil and looking to get a blue looking liquid because I have a big reservoir and don't want clear looking water when off? So whats the best one to use or least likely to gunk up?
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post #2 of 36
In before everyone and there mother suggesting not to use ANY kind of dye.

But really, don't use a dye/color additive, they will all gunk up your system.
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post #3 of 36
get blue uv colored tubes and paint the reservoir a uv blue that is close to the tubing.
post #4 of 36
food coloring! really i wouldnt use anything but i do wonder what would happen if you used food coloring.
    
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post #5 of 36
mix in some cool-aid into your distilled water!
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post #6 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by ShortySmalls View Post
mix in some cool-aid into your distilled water!
I wouldnt do that if I were you.... You would drink it all!
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post #8 of 36
the risk of the gunk up is too high to readily recommend any additive.

Stick with UV reactive hoses. I went with primochill UV hosing and it works great.
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post #9 of 36
Do NOT use any additive that's the best. Just get UV colored tubes and you will be golden.
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post #10 of 36
Maybe anti freeze?
 
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