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Old March 27, 2010, 11:41 PM
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Has PEX ever been tried in a computer build ? Home Hardware Product Details

It is a bit rigid but has some realy good flow qualtys has it ever been tried ? If not why not?
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Old March 28, 2010, 01:19 AM
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Seems really ridgid, haven't worked with it 1st hand though. Another problem is fittings, you wouldn't be able to slide it over a barb and have a tight seal.

just way too much trouble for little to no benefit.
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Old March 28, 2010, 04:48 AM
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I have pex plumbing in my house, and have done a few modifications and worked with it a bit.
Unless you have a lot of 90 degree adapters, it wouldn't work.. you can't bend pex that much. It would be inefficient with all the 90 degree bends, and just wouldn't work because it uses a compression fitting - you wouldn't even get the tool in your computer case to compress the steel bands.

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