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[SOLVED]Colored Tubing or Dye Bomb?

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I know this question has been asked before. And I looked though the forum (I swear I did!)

I am having a hard time finding 1/4"ID Blue Tubing for my Corsair Heaven build. I did find something from Koolance, but the color doesn't match the build. I was wondering from your guys experience, should I just get that tubing and deal with the color or grab a few dye bombs and make it match?

If you look near the last pages of my build log you will see the tubing that I did find along with pics of the inside of my rig so you can compare the colors.

Any help would greatly be appreciated. I am very new to WC and I don't want to screw up the H50 thats in the rig.
Edited by OolerTheInventor - 3/13/11 at 12:33pm
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I dont think the color is that much off so I would go with the blue tubing. You can always make it match using dye but I think straight distilled would be much better.
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Do not get dye's it is not recommended

If you can't find the blue tubes, I searched on jab-tech and frozenCPU and PetrasTechShop and didn't find any blue tubes that are 1/4" ID then I would just recommend getting another color.
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Do not get dye's it is not recommended

If you can't find the blue tubes, I searched on jab-tech and frozenCPU and PetrasTechShop and didn't find any blue tubes that are 1/4" ID then I would just recommend getting another color.
If you look at my build only blue or white will work and everyone has white tubing in their rigs, I want mine to be different.

Another member did find this stuff

http://www.usplastic.com/catalog/item.aspx?itemid=30088

a little on the excessive side for my uses.... but it will give me enough to add GPU block, new CPU block, new pump, new res as time goes by and I get the urge to buy more parts.
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