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I have a XSPC Rasa 240mm Kit, It's been running for about 3 month's now, and I need to know what size tubeing I need to get and I need to replace the one I got now due to replaceing of the UV coolant.

If possible, can you please direct me to a few links on what to get on UK website's please

I know your probably thinking why am I asking what to get, but looking through this http://specialtech.co.uk/spshop/cust...pid-12933.html which has the specs of my water cooling, I find it very confuseing.

I will post out +rep to peeps for helping. Thanks
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The Rasa kit you have uses 7/16" ID 5/8" OD tubing, it says so on the website you linked under 'Tubing'.
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For a start I would recommend dropping the UV coolant for distilled water, it is easier, as for new tubing, assuming you want to get tubing to match all your current fittings, which will be fore 7/16 ID 5/8 OD tubing, I would recommend this:

http://specialtech.co.uk/spshop/cust...-cid-1242.html


All of that tubing will fit your current barbs. If you want to keep the UV reactivity, I would go for some UV reactive tubing instead of coolant.


You will also need a silver kill coil like this:

http://specialtech.co.uk/spshop/cust...pid-11143.html

Or

http://specialtech.co.uk/spshop/cust...pid-13036.html


But specialtech are currently out of stock

Edit:
So are watercoolinguk
Scan don't stock them -.-
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Since I hate the look of a kill coil, I go for PT Nuke - you can buy it from Specialtech. Three or four drops of that and your loop is protected for months. Also, yeah, go for UV tubing rather than additive, UV reactive additives gunk up your water cooling products eventually. Go for Distilled Water with UV tubing.
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Okay, So far I have on my Checkout list,

White Tubeing UV
http://specialtech.co.uk/spshop/cust...roductid=12956

De-Ionized Water, But I might need x2 Quantity for clearing out Radiator and Res
http://specialtech.co.uk/spshop/cust...productid=2272

I can't seem to find any flow meter's, this would be essential as I woulden't be able to see the water flow in white tubeing
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Since I hate the look of a kill coil, I go for PT Nuke - you can buy it from Specialtech. Three or four drops of that and your loop is protected for months. Also, yeah, go for UV tubing rather than additive, UV reactive additives gunk up your water cooling products eventually. Go for Distilled Water with UV tubing.
I normally don't recommend PT-Nuke because I have had bad experiences in the past where is hasn't worked, but that was a one off.


And I have just found a shop that still sells killcoils lol:

Tubing:
http://www.chilledpc.co.uk/shop/inde...ath=44_116_148

Coil:
http://www.chilledpc.co.uk/shop/prod...oducts_id=1196

    
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I normally don't recommend PT-Nuke because I have had bad experiences in the past where is hasn't worked, but that was a one off.
Really? What happened? It didn't do anything?
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Really? What happened? It didn't do anything?
No, I grew a lovely greeny white paste on all the inside of my loop.

That's why I use PT-Nuke and killcoil now.



Also, flow meters on the site are here:

http://specialtech.co.uk/spshop/cust...e.php?cat=1578


I would recommend getting a flow indicator however unless you want to get a controller to be able to read more accurate flow off one of the digital ones.
    
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No, I grew a lovely greeny white paste on all the inside of my loop.

That's why I use PT-Nuke and killcoil now.



Also, flow meters on the site are here:

http://specialtech.co.uk/spshop/cust...e.php?cat=1578


I would recommend getting a flow indicator however unless you want to get a controller to be able to read more accurate flow off one of the digital ones.
I can't seem to find any that fit's the size on my tubeing
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Well, I'm just about to order my stuff now, and I still can't find a flow meter for my tubeing :/

So I have De-Ionized water x2 1liter's and some White Tubeing
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