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3/8" ID fittings and 7/16" tubing?

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I have a DD12v which comes with 3/8" fittings only, and I ordered 3/8" to 1/2" adaptors for it but I was only shipped 1. I guess I will order another one but for now for leak testing would it be ok to use 7/16 tubing on the one 3/8 fitting?
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I have a DD12v which comes with 3/8" fittings only, and I ordered 3/8" to 1/2" adaptors for it but I was only shipped 1. I guess I will order another one but for now for leak testing would it be ok to use 7/16 tubing on the one 3/8 fitting?
I dont know..Just stick a worm drive clamp or a couple of zip-ties on it put it where it wont leak on anything and try it...
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Cut a 1 inch peice of 3/8 ID tubing and slip it over the barb then put your 1/2" ID tubing over that and clamp, instant, cheap adaptor.
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