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Originally Posted by Vindicare View Post

Does anyone here use EK clear coolant?

Do you have any adverse reaction to primochill advanced lrt tubing?

in just 3 days my tubing is like this
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could that be plasticizer?

I'm using it but with acrylic tubes so I can't help you about a possible reaction with the Advanced LRT but I would be surprised since this tubing is the one to use if you want to avoid plasticizer issues. And after only 3 days I don't think any tube would plasticize that fast.

Did you flushed your radiators before putting them to the loop?

Is this a new loop or did it had any other coolant in it before?


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Is it possible that my FC970 GTX WF3 full block was shipped with the wrong hardware included? I went to install the block this morning and none of the supplied screws fit the block. All of them are too big and they don't even start to thread.

That's possible but unfortunate frown.gif

Just open a ticket at http://www.ekwb.com/support/ and they will send you the right hardware.
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Edited by Malik - 1/11/15 at 11:40am
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I am pretty sure that connecting cpu-gpu waterblock that way dramatically reduces flow and puts unecessary load on the pump.
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Originally Posted by akira749 View Post

I'm using it but with acrylic tubes so I can't help you about a possible reaction with the Advanced LRT but I would be surprised since this tubing is the one to use if you want to avoid plasticizer issues. And after only 3 days I don't think any tube would plasticize that fast.

Did you flushed your radiators before putting them to the loop?

Is this a new loop or did it had any other coolant in it before?
That's possible but unfortunate frown.gif

Just open a ticket at http://www.ekwb.com/support/ and they will send you the right hardware.


Rad is an alphacool, i used mayhems part1 on it before mounting.

It's a new loop, used mayhems part2, flushed everything out and then ek coolant.

tubes got cloudy the fist time, flushed everything changed the tubing, got ek clear coolant in it again.

after 3 days water is cloudy (also in reservoir).

flushed everything again lol, im now only with disttiled water, ordered some stuff to go to hard tubing i give up on rubber tubes .....
post #8045 of 20799
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Originally Posted by Vindicare View Post

Rad is an alphacool, i used mayhems part1 on it before mounting.

It's a new loop, used mayhems part2, flushed everything out and then ek coolant.

tubes got cloudy the fist time, flushed everything changed the tubing, got ek clear coolant in it again.

after 3 days water is cloudy (also in reservoir).

flushed everything again lol, im now only with disttiled water, ordered some stuff to go to hard tubing i give up on rubber tubes .....
it could be the foam remaning from mayhems parts2 ,people use more than 1 gallon disttilled after using part2 to flush.
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Rad is an alphacool, i used mayhems part1 on it before mounting.

It's a new loop, used mayhems part2, flushed everything out and then ek coolant.

tubes got cloudy the fist time, flushed everything changed the tubing, got ek clear coolant in it again.

after 3 days water is cloudy (also in reservoir).

flushed everything again lol, im now only with disttiled water, ordered some stuff to go to hard tubing i give up on rubber tubes .....

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it could be the foam remaning from mayhems parts2 ,people use more than 1 gallon disttilled after using part2 to flush.

What ozzy1925 said is a good possibility.
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I am pretty sure that connecting cpu-gpu waterblock that way dramatically reduces flow and puts unecessary load on the pump.

It's not the first time I see this kind of cpu/gpu parallel setup and it's not that bad on performances.


@Malik Beautiful build as always!!! thumb.gif
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Is it possible that my FC970 GTX WF3 full block was shipped with the wrong hardware included? I went to install the block this morning and none of the supplied screws fit the block. All of them are too big and they don't even start to thread.

I believe EK is having problems with the 970 WF3 blocks. I ordered a plexi wf3 block and the label said it was plexi. When i opened the box. It was a black acetal version so i sent it back to PPCs. Then when I got the correct block. None of the screws fit so now im waiting on PPCS to get the correct screws. Also my EK ddc heatsink was provides with the incorect size allen wrench for some reason.
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Added a second loop to my Enthoo Primo build and a Aquero 6 XT to control it all! What u think!!! All EK of course =)
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Added a second loop to my Enthoo Primo build and a Aquero 6 XT to control it all! What u think!!! All EK of course =)

There is a lot going on in there.

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