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Old October 12, 2008, 06:42 AM
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Default Bitspower G1/4 Straight Compression Fittings

I noticed these on sale in the Sponsered sales.

Bitspower G1/4 Straight Compression Fittings

How exactly do these work?
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Old October 12, 2008, 06:48 AM
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Those compression fittings have 2 parts : A barb part where you put the tubing and a compression ring to seal it. Think of the compression ring as a hose clamp. The one in the sponsored sales is only for 3/8" ID 1/2" OD tubing so it won't work with any other tubing size.
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Old October 12, 2008, 07:07 AM
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That is the size of tubing that I plan on going with. So the compression fittings take the place of the barbs and the hose clamps then.

Would you say these are more secure than the barb & hose clamps?
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Old October 12, 2008, 07:10 AM
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That is the size of tubing that I plan on going with. So the compression fittings take the place of the barbs and the hose clamps then.

Would you say these are more secure than the barb & hose clamps?
Yes, it replace barbs and clamps so it's very secure. It also look very nice as well
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Old October 12, 2008, 07:16 AM
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I do like the look of them for sure. Just got to figure out how many I need.
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Act fast only 20 available it says & these are a hot item.
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Old October 12, 2008, 08:06 AM
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Done ordered 3 packs of them. (2 in a pack)
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Good move!, I wished Id bought a pair for my EK blocks.
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I bought a pair of these for my EVGA HC16 waterblock and they didn't clear the backplate so I couldn't use them...
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