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Poll Results: which fittings?

 
  • 27% (8)
    srick with your barbs
  • 72% (21)
    XSPC compressions
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post #1 of 31
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debating between the standard DD big boy barbs.....or considering to get some XSPC compressions from jabtech since they're so cheap......

any thoughts?

thanks all
post #2 of 31
I use xspc compressions and like them a lot. At first I wasn't sure as they are different them most compressions but they work and look great.
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post #3 of 31
Compressions!

I went from barbs to compression fittings and I'm glad i did!

The overall look of the loop looks 100 x better then it did with barbs!

my 2c!
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post #4 of 31
Compressions! And here's why:




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post #5 of 31
Love dem compressions
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post #6 of 31
Assuming your blocks can cope with a pair of compressions (Not all can) then compressions look good to me, are secure and easy to use.
Check a review of your block to check it can take the size of compressions you plan on using and if they'll fit, get them.
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post #7 of 31
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Quote:
Originally Posted by allikat View Post
Assuming your blocks can cope with a pair of compressions (Not all can) then compressions look good to me, are secure and easy to use.
Check a review of your block to check it can take the size of compressions you plan on using and if they'll fit, get them.
it should according to skinee labs.....I have a XSPC rasa
post #8 of 31
They fit but its close
In my HAF X build I used 45s off the block then compressions on those
Edited by Worple - 10/15/11 at 4:29am
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post #9 of 31
I think they make it look cleaner, I do use a "T" at the bottom for my drain line with koolance quick connect fittings.

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post #10 of 31
I'm just about to swap from barbs to compression got them here just need to get around to draining my loop
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