Need help connecting my return pump!

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  1. Brian Goldstein

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    Hello Reefers-

    I have a Red Sea Reefer 250. My Vectra S1 return pump is arriving tomorrow and I'm not sure if it comes with any connectors/adapters to fit the green tubing that came with the red sea reefer.

    Can I connect the green tubing directly into the S1, or will I need some sort of barb?


    Thank you!


    -BG
     

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    You need a barb.
    Not sure the size of the connectors on the S1 as I have ran only the M1 and L1.
    But you need a slip barb
     
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    Thank you! Aren't the fittings for the S1 and M1 the same?


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    The M1 has the 1" and 3/4" couplings.
     
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