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Old 04-26-2013, 02:14 AM   #1
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On me...ordered half coupling needed full coupling, embarrassed





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Old 04-26-2013, 02:15 AM   #2
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That's a half coupling. Did you order a full coupling?



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Old 04-26-2013, 02:16 AM   #3
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Have you called them about this yet? They have great customer service, they will probably replace it really quick if you call them

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Old 04-26-2013, 02:19 AM   #4
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everything i got from em was great. might want to call em before you bash em Hmmmmmmmmmmmm

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Old 04-26-2013, 02:19 AM   #5
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you can only thread in a nipple one way with a 1/2 coupling

the taper part of the thread is sometimes recessed so no thread shows on the nipple. that 1/2 couple looks like a recessed npt

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Old 04-26-2013, 02:23 AM   #6
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All my half couplings were like that too, but I think it os intentional.. They are only made to take threads from one side. Full couplings will have the female threads on both sides.

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Old 04-26-2013, 02:25 AM   #7
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I love Bargain Fittings! Quick, cheap shipping and high quality parts.

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Old 04-26-2013, 02:31 AM   #9
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Yeh i screwed up. Totally thought i specified full coupling but i didn't i ordered a half.. I substituted a brass 1/2 inch full coupling from lowes. Not as sexy but it works. Still red in the cheeks over my screwup,,,

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Now is the part of the thread where you say "I'm sorry bargain fittings"



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