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post #1 of 12
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So previously I ordered some compressions at sidewindercomputers.com

these
http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/bimabl3cofif1.html

But because they were out of stock I went to performancepcs.com and ordered the exact same compressions (or so I thought)

This is what I got today in the mail



They obviously don't match up, I can actually fit the smaller one into the hole of the larger one. The label on the package says

G1/4
Matt Black
Rotary Compression
Fitting CC5 V2 For
D 1/2 OD 3/4 Tube

and my receipt says this Bitspower Compression Fitting 3/8" ID 1/2" OD

Why is one larger than the other if they are both supposed to be 3/8 ID 1/2 OD???
    
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post #2 of 12
ID = inner diameter
OD = outer diameter
1/2 ID > 3/8 ID

If you ordered 3/8ID 1/2OD, then they sent you wrong ones based on your receipt.

You sure you ordered same ones from both places?
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post #3 of 12
looks like wrong sizes compared to what your receipt says.
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post #4 of 12
Have you measured the fittings' actual size with a tape measure or ruler? Only way to be 100% sure.
post #5 of 12
looks like you ordered black and got silver but other than that they seem to be the same
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post #6 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by Satogd View Post
looks like you ordered black and got silver but other than that they seem to be the same
what? color blind?
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post #7 of 12
you got 2 differant fittings there my friend.
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post #8 of 12
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SlideRulz View Post
you got 2 differant fittings there my friend.
The one on the right is from my first order from sidewinders and left is my new order from performance PC's. I also ordered a quick discount same size and that fits perfectly like my original Sidewinder fittings.
    
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post #9 of 12
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Got home and measured the openings

The larger one is 1/2 inch and smaller is 3/8

so I guess I got the wrong size even though the label on the barbs says its correct.

Edit: I could not find the fitting on performance pcs website, but I did find it on mountainmods.com

http://www.mountainmods.com/bitspowe...2id-p-598.html

Its obviously a 1/2 ID fitting when I wanted 3/8 ID. Ill see if I can email performance-pcs
Edited by Somenamehere - 3/12/11 at 10:10am
    
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post #10 of 12
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Update: Sent an email to performance-pcs and they got back to me (surprised since its Saturday). They said sorry and are going to ship me out the correct fittings Monday
    
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