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Originally Posted by AliceInChains;14492554 
Personally I think the 3/4 od is better than the 5/8 od as far as curves and kinking. Now the 7/16idx5/8od is a great tubing as well and my personal favorite size for tubing.

Reason I dont use the 1/2idx3/4od tubing is the barbs/fittings are more expensive(generally) and not all watercooling parts are compatible with them. I think 7/16idx5/8od will serve you well.

Was waiting for that... If the the ID is 1/2" and outer was either 5/8" or 3/4" get the 3/4" as it will have a slightly thicker wall and would be less prone to kinks.

Though as you only have one area that may kink (RAD - CPU), which can be fixed by a slight adjustment. You won't need thicker wall tubing or those anti-kink coils.
 
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Cheap beige DVD ROM Koolance full copper GX2 block Vista 32bit LG W2486L 
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Antec EA650 Antec 900 
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