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XSPC DDC Top Issue w/ G 1/4 outlet hole

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Just got my acrylic DDC pump top and ran into an issue with the outlet of the top. It seems it may be slightly tapered resulting in a fitting that doesn't quite get to the point of compressing the o-ring ~ instead it gets stuck maybe one-rung out before bottoming.

Anyone run into this issue before? I can take a wrench to it but I'm afraid of cracking it, it'll also be impossible to tell the "finger tight" point doing this
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No problems with mine. Just tried screwing a fitting in without the o-ring, the thread went in the full 7mm and stopped on the flange. How long are the threads on your fittings?

The outlet port does taper, from 11.70mm at the outer face to 11.50mm at the inner thread limit with a threaded depth of 9mm. If you can check yours it should be similar.

XSPC's quality control has been less than stellar recently though, so it may be a problem with your particular top.
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