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Old January 4, 2013, 04:14 PM
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Originally Posted by Rollergold View Post
Thanks for all the responses. Got another question, I'm currently considering 3/8"ID x 5/8"OD tubing & fittings. Should I go to 3/8"ID x 1/2"OD tubing & fittings so I increase the flow rate or should I just upgrade to 1/2 inch tubing?
The ID is the inner wall so there would be absolutely no difference between 3/8"ID with either 5/8 or 1/2" OD tubing other than how it reacts to bends in the loop.

As has been suggested above, going to 1/2" vrs 3/8" ID is more for asthetics than anything else, however if you plan a complicated loop, 3/8" is a hell of a lot easier to work with once space becomes an issue.
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