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Im using all Bitspower Compression fittings

It's the 'O'Ring that does the sealing, they Don't need to be screw down excessively tight just firmly finger tight.



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post #12 of 13
Generally, the o-ring is enough to seal a G1/4 connection. That said, after fighting one or two very slow drips with a very tight o-ring, I used Teflon to seal it up good and that stopped the drip. If you end up using Teflon, just remember to keep it pretty thin and cut off any excess so you don't get any Teflon bits in your water.
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The guy in that review is an idiot. Like above the O-Ring seals it. Black Ice rads are also very good rads. Don't add anything to the fittings or you can damage threads or cause leaks and beyond that it is 100% totally unnecessary.
    
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