Forumsee logo
Forumsee » Hardware » Computer Components » Read message
RSS: Subscribe to RSS

EK-HD 12/16mm Fitting - Copper Tube, Brass Tube, Stainless Steel Tube.

Water Cooling - www.overclock.net
Hi,

Just bought 14 of the fittings below along with the acrylic tubing to go with however in the item description it says:

Quote:

Technical data:

- thread: G1/4" BSP; 4.5mm male thread length

- supported tube: 16mm (OD)

- outer diameter of a fitting: 21.7mm

- installed height: 11mm

- compatible tubing: solid Acrylic-, Copper-, Brass- or Stainless Steel tube

I can't for the life of me find any copper tubing that has an OD of 16mm, 15mm is the closest i can find. My question is, would 15mm be ok?

Also i would like to know if using Stainless steel or brass tubing would have any adverse effects on the loop. I am using Alphacool full copper rads (Which i believe do contain some brass around the inlets and outlets?),copper EK blocks along with distilled water and a silver coil.

Any help on the above would be much appreciated .ocn-threads-first-post-500x50 { width: 500px; height: 50px; } '); }
Date: Feb 26, 2014   



Last videos:

What to do about light blotches in...
What to do about light blotches in...
What to do about light blotches in...
What to do about light blotches in...
What to do about light blotches in...
What to do about light blotches in...
1080p monitor looks TERRIBLE in...
1080p monitor looks TERRIBLE in...
Bizarre PC Behavior - Would Appreciate Help
Bizarre PC Behavior - Would Appreciate Help
Overclock my 5930k
Overclock my 5930k
Powering watercooler pump with PSU
Powering watercooler pump with PSU
Some advertising for OCN. :)
Some advertising for OCN. :)

Cars ·
Travel ·
Pets ·
production-frontend