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post #3611 of 6981
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Originally Posted by Razzaa View Post

Yup. If I can figure out how to get these fittings off the black tubing!!

Aren't they compression fittings on these EK Predators? If so, can't you just unscrew the compression cap?
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post #3612 of 6981
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Originally Posted by jincuteguy View Post

Aren't they compression fittings on these EK Predators? If so, can't you just unscrew the compression cap?

I have tried and tried again lol. They don't seem to want to unscrew......
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post #3613 of 6981
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Originally Posted by Razzaa View Post

I have tried and tried again lol. They don't seem to want to unscrew......

I guess they are NOT compression fittings then. Oh well I thought EK would have compression fittings on all of these high quality Predators.

You should have went with Swiftech X2- Prestige, they have real compression fittings wink.gif
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post #3614 of 6981
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Originally Posted by Razzaa View Post

I have tried and tried again lol. They don't seem to want to unscrew......

inbox Akira... i think he would know...

also cant wait to see how it turns out... is yours a 360?

what you planning on going with as far as the fliud is concerned?

keep me posted im doing this next... thumb.gif

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post #3615 of 6981
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Originally Posted by Alpina 7 View Post

inbox Akira... i think he would know...

also cant wait to see how it turns out... is yours a 360?

what you planning on going with as far as the fliud is concerned?

keep me posted im doing this next... thumb.gif

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What case is this?
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post #3616 of 6981
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What case is this?
I have no idea.. I'm just copying the idea with the reservoir on top of my 760T
post #3617 of 6981
I don't think the fittings are meant to be reused!! I am going to use blood red EK premix fluid. My whole PC is red/black
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post #3618 of 6981
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Originally Posted by Razzaa View Post

I don't think the fittings are meant to be reused!! I am going to use blood red EK premix fluid. My whole PC is red/black
OMG that's what I'm wanting to do!! Dude your my hero! Now I get to see how it's gonna look before I do it myself! That's awesome..

As far as the fittings go.. I'm pretty sure they are reusable.. YouTube predator clear tubing on YouTube and there is a walk trough I saw it the other day. They're definitely reusable bro
post #3619 of 6981
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Originally Posted by Razzaa View Post

I don't think the fittings are meant to be reused!! I am going to use blood red EK premix fluid. My whole PC is red/black

Of course the fittings are re-usable.

The ones on the CPU block are normal compression fittings and the ones on the radiator, are a rotary version of the same that are on the CPU block.

They can sometimes be well secured making them harder to unscrew.

Try to hold the tubing near the fitting with one hand and use the other one to unscrew the compression cap. If this doesnt work, maybe use something to have a better grip on the cap like a rubber band.

They will come off don't worry thumb.gif
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post #3620 of 6981
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Originally Posted by akira749 View Post

Of course the fittings are re-usable.

The ones on the CPU block are normal compression fittings and the ones on the radiator, are a rotary version of the same that are on the CPU block.

They can sometimes be well secured making them harder to unscrew.

Try to hold the tubing near the fitting with one hand and use the other one to unscrew the compression cap. If this doesnt work, maybe use something to have a better grip on the cap like a rubber band.

They will come off don't worry thumb.gif

Finally got them off!!!! Big Allan key did I it!!!!
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