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Barb + Clamp = Compression Fitting
Scope out the prices and find which one you find is of better value for your circumstances.

Best way to prevent damaged components is by using your noggin. Take your time, don't rush, use clamps or compression fittings, and leak test away from your computer components. From my research, it's hard to come by a leak if you've done all of the above.
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post #32 of 34
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Alright sounds good, I guess I'll stick with the stock clamps and see what the leak tests show.

If I have any problems then I guess I'll be ordering some other fittings haha, thanks a lot guys.
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post #33 of 34
u cooling cpu and gpu? if only cpu just get a $100 air closed loop cooler
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post #34 of 34
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Originally Posted by Celcoid View Post
u cooling cpu and gpu? if only cpu just get a $100 air closed loop cooler
Custom loops always perform better than those whimpy little corsair "watercoolers".. plus, along with that performance, you get silence, expandability, upgradeable, and bling (to impress the ladies).
It's like comparing a prebuilt computer to a custom one...
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