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My temps are out of control now that summer is here, and I'd like to buy a new radiator at some point. I'm looking at this http://products.ncix.com/detail/swiftech-mcr140-qp-quiet-power-radiator-8e-72239-1294.htm since it is on sale, but I'm not sure which barbs to get.

I'd like to go for 3/8" barbs since I have 3/8's lines, but does G1/4 mean it's got quarter inch holes? Thanks
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The G1/4 has to do with the treading.... it's the standard for WC.


1/4" BSPP (G1/4) threaded hubs
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The G1/4 has to do with the treading.... it's the standard for WC.


1/4" BSPP (G1/4) threaded hubs

Oh okay, so to get that rad working, I could install these barbs http://products.ncix.com/detail/swiftech-g1-4-barb-fittings-with-da-72198-1294.htm
into the rad I linked in the OP and just stretch my lines to fit those fittings right? (All the other barbs in the PC at 1/2" and they work fine with the 3/8" lines)
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