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Old December 12, 2010, 02:58 PM
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Well I've gotten everything that I need for my loop and I just realized that I completely forgot about the distilled water Where do you guys get yours? and how much would I need for CPU+GPU loop with a quad radiator?
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Old December 12, 2010, 03:04 PM
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Get a gallon at your local drug store or Safeway for about $3. Lots of people use it in their irons to prevent mineral buildup. And my triple rad with CPU/GPU/NB uses less than 1 liter.
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Drug store is the best place as SugarJ said. Be aware, don't drink it ;)
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Drug store is the best place as SugarJ said. Be aware, don't drink it ;)
Why wouldn't you drink it? It's just water with impurities removed.

If you've got a choice, go for the lowest mineral content you can find.
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Why wouldn't you drink it? It's just water with impurities removed.

If you've got a choice, go for the lowest mineral content you can find.
There will always be people that over-do it.
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Distilled water is just pure water. No reason to drink it. Next cleanest would be reverse osmosis cleaned water...
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Shoppers Drug Mart has it for around $1.40 per gallon
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Why wouldn't you drink it? It's just water with impurities removed.
As mentioned before no point in drinking it as you don't get any minerals from regular water which is better.

Also, since the water is pure, it is absorbed by the body a LOT faster and can cause cramps, discomforts and what not to some people. That's why it's not recommended to drink.
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As mentioned before no point in drinking it as you don't get any minerals from regular water which is better.

Also, since the water is pure, it is absorbed by the body a LOT faster and can cause cramps, discomforts and what not to some people. That's why it's not recommended to drink.

Wow.

That is absolute horseshit......
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Also, since the water is pure, it is absorbed by the body a LOT faster and can cause cramps, discomforts and what not to some people. That's why it's not recommended to drink.

...what the **** are you on about? source?
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