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Old 03-14-2013, 10:23 PM   #152
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Originally Posted by Mathman View Post
For some reason I thought adding a 1/4" hex nipple and a 1/4"x1/8" reducer would help with all the weight.
I have both those fittings and was thinking the same as you. Maybe someone with more experience on builds can clue us in. Would a bushing or a nipple be the best choice when weight is a concern?

Is your HPT regulator brass? I was thinking that a 1/4x1/8 bushing would be better since you have brass on brass then have the SS post body on the bushing.

Darkb - You got a pic of your build? I want to see this down stream post body you speak of.
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