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Old 05-14-2009, 09:06 PM   #1
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Advisable? I'm in the process of redoing my coldside piping, and it looks like the best place for the big 90* coupler is on the TB. This means I'd need to put the WI nozzle in the coupler. I think I remember reading of someone else here who'd done this, but I don't remember.
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Joe you are full of knowlege!. Did you notice you hit 5k posts last week? i sure did
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Did you notice you hit 5k posts last week?
Interesting. No, I hadn't really been paying attention. Guess it means I need to get a life.

edit: for that matter, so does koto.

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Even if I had as many posts as you Joe, they can't hold a candle to yours content-wise.

Interesting find, that adapter looks like it'd function just the same as my inside-mount nozzle. I've been considering going to an outside-mount, maybe I will. It does at least verify what I'd thought; if there's adequate spread of force on either side of the coupler, it ought to be a good connection and not leak.

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I just picked up an outside mount to replace the old D.O. nozzle I had. MUCH nicer! Just FYI. Wish I had seen that adapter though before I put mine in the 1 hardpipe in my setup. Would have worked better elsewhere. Oh well.
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woot nice find joe and gratz
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edit: for that matter, so does koto.

I'm just hopeless.
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just think if i hadnt taken a year off lol Scot and I where tied at one point.
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