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post #11 of 15
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My loop has a CPU and GPU (GTX 470) going to a 360 radiator. Will the 7/16 tubing fit on the "1/2 655-B barbs without a top? I'm kind of on a budget for this...Had cutbacks at work and need to get this completed its been too long.
post #12 of 15
No they won't fit on those barbs. You should probably buy yourself a pump top like people are reccomending (I personally use an EK one with 3 1/4 thread ports), it's well worth the cost.
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post #13 of 15
Yes, 7/16" will fit over on the 655. You might just have to put the tubing in warm water so that it's more flexible. I've done this many times any the past with my D5.
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I have had to put 1/2" I.D tubing in hot water to get it over the stock 655 pump fittings,and it was still a tight fit.I have no doubt certain 7/16" I.D. tubing can be heated and forced over,but with a good amount of effort. I am going to give 3/8" a go on one of my test station loops.3/8 just may have a nice look to it. The small size may be interesting to work with.
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post #15 of 15
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Unfortunately the 655 I bought did not come with the 3/8 conversion kit.
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