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post #1 of 9
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Hey guys, Just wondering if there are two different types of Bitspower 1/2 - 3/4 fittings? I was going through my fittings and i noticed i have 12 of one type and 2 of the other type.. Any clue of what the go is? They're both the exact same size, Just visually different..

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post #2 of 9
Both are compression fittings. The left one in top pic is supposed to have more leak proof. I would use the first one where the tube is perpendicular to the fittings and use the second one if you need a slight turn. It will hold the tube in place preventing the tube to come off in that situation.
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Originally Posted by Ken1649;15518123 
Both are compression fittings. The left one in top pic is supposed to have more leak proof. I would use the first one where the tube is perpendicular to the fittings and use the second one if you need a slight turn. It will hold the tube in place preventing the tube to come off in that situation.

Yes I know that they're both compression fittings tongue.gif, Just wanted to know why they're different, Is one an older version or something?
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Look at them in the form of art, they don't have to come in identical shapes and forms but still brings joy to people who can appreciate it tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by Ken1649;15518313 
Look at them in the form of art, they don't have to come in identical shapes and forms but still brings joy to people who can appreciate it tongue.gif

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post #6 of 9
Seems like a revision to me. The one on the left (top photo) looks to be more leak-proof with the ridge on the nozzle.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by gumbie;15518281 
Yes I know that they're both compression fittings tongue.gif, Just wanted to know why they're different, Is one an older version or something?

Possible upgraded design along the way, due to cost cutting, trying new technology or just for looks.
You won't prolly notice any difference once installed.
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post #8 of 9
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Thanks for all the replies guys smile.gif the one on the right (top) with the extended lip are the ones i only have 2 of anyway, They're just sitting in my box of WC goodies at the moment but will be utilized later this week, Had never noticed it until now tongue.gif
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post #9 of 9
The one on the top right, with the longer nozzle I believe is the newer one.
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