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Old 02-02-2008, 07:32 PM   #1
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installing whole house filter


I want to install a whole house filter, but our copper is all 1/2" and all of the units that I find are designed for 3/4". Do you know of filters that I can use with 1/2"? If not, how would you recommend I adapt the 1/2 to 3/4 so I can attach the filter?

Thanks for any suggestions!
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Old 02-02-2008, 09:09 PM   #2
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simple 3/4 to 1/2 bushings. Make sure you install it with a bypass.Also UNIONS!!!!!!! do not install directly into line.
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Make sure reducing like that doesn't void your warranty. I have no idea if it actually does or not but it's something to check on.
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