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This "tube" is used for what?

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When do we need to use this?







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Looks like it's used for connecting a pump to a res, or anything else in your loop that is stationary and stable, or even a fill port straight from a res.
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i think eheim pumps, but i'm probably wrong
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Custom made snorkels.
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post #5 of 36
I think it is Bitspower's new bridge system used to connect two sli/crossfire graphics cards together. I've never seen the black tube though before. Here is the link.

http://www.realredraider.com/vbullet...ad.php?t=21300
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You shouldnt display that type of paraphernalia on here.

So Bitspower makes microphones now?
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I'm surprised how many people don't know what this is. It's a jet pipe used in cylindrical reservoirs to prevent the vortex. Very niche, but it exists.
 
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post #8 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by fat_italian_stallion View Post
I'm surprised how many people don't know what this is. It's a jet pipe used in cylindrical reservoirs to prevent the vortex. Very niche, but it exists.
for real. i cant believe so few people use these. i didnt know these specific ones existed though. if someone can confirm that they work with the EK multioption rex, i want to grab one. they look siiiick.
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post #9 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by fat_italian_stallion View Post
I'm surprised how many people don't know what this is. It's a jet pipe used in cylindrical reservoirs to prevent the vortex. Very niche, but it exists.
This guy knows what it is for sure.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by fat_italian_stallion View Post
I'm surprised how many people don't know what this is. It's a jet pipe used in cylindrical reservoirs to prevent the vortex. Very niche, but it exists.
This, the threads on the tube/pipe side give it away. Its used to quell turbulence created by the incoming or outgoing flow in the reservoir, as Stallion noted
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