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Bitspower fittings not sealing on Apogee GTX

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Finally got my compression fittings in and immediately started putting them together. It almost seems these fittings will not fit on a Apogee GTX..the waterblock has recessed holes to fit a large oring..yet when i put the compression fittings on..its easy to twist...then all of a sudden i cant screw anymore..so obviously the oring's are not thick enough. I am going to go by lowes to see if they might have something useful..as im not in the mood to wait order more crap thru the mail. and yes..i tested everything already and both cpu fittings leaked.
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you might have to get angle fittings maybe?
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I had trouble with my cards found that the fittings were hitting the card before the oring could seal. So I used these then they fit great no leaks thumb.gif
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No, even if i had that..it wouldnt seal correctly because the oring is not thick enough to seal the area. If it was flat all across the oring would work..but the oring that comes with it is thinner than the one on the barb fittings that it came with. I also tried the switched the orings but they were slightly bigger diameter wise so they didnt work.

Los, I am using straight normal fittings so don't see how that would help.

I can stick the oring in alone and it comes out flush with the top of the waterblock..so it definitely isnt thick enough..
Edited by neonlazer - 11/12/11 at 11:26am
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