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Old April 3, 2010, 05:25 PM
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I have primochill lrt clear 1/2 inch tube and i love it.. but after cleaning and flushing my loop with distilled the purple uv feser coolant i used is still on the inside of the tubes and it bothers me. I dont think it will have an effect on performance but I wanted to know what you guys thought .. can i use the tubes again or will it start to come off in my loop if I do..

I already ordered new 1/2 feser clear tube from dazmode :P yay i heard about you from here daz :D great shop you have...

I just wonder if the crap will come off if i use the tubes in another loop i was going to do..

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Old April 3, 2010, 05:32 PM
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I'm thinking the dye from the coolant probably just seeped into the plastic. I doubt it will cause any problems.
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Old April 3, 2010, 08:45 PM
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If it's a cloudy white-ish colour on the inside. That's is the stain caused by the fluid.
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Old April 3, 2010, 09:08 PM
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Any color fluid will stain any type of tube. It shouldn't effect temps or performance though, but I would keep to the same color you have been using. Colored tubing and distilled+silver ftw.
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Old April 4, 2010, 01:21 AM
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Cloudy white is often just plasticizer that has leached from the tubing.
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Old April 4, 2010, 11:12 AM
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nah its like a cloudy purple lol. The main reason I am asking is becuase the case i had the tubing and loop in is pretty small and the tube is keeping the shape that it had in the loop so it would be nice to not have to redo the tubes and cut my hands up getting the shapes and sizes I needed again lol

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