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Supply line hookup

I just need to know what size threaded adapter will make with the fitting on the dishwasher for the supply line. I was surprised this wasn't included but it's not on the packing list.

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  • iop27 May 30, 2008

    I had foolishly put the old dishwasher on the street  and it was gone so I went to a real hardware store, told the clerk what I wanted and bought it, after convincing him my supply line was 1/2".  So the adaptor  I needed was 3/8 threaded male x 1/2 compression.  

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Ther are several sizes .Are you replacing one that was there before??If sl you have to see the "hot" valve and use the exact size that will fit that.The end that goes into the valve of D/W is a common fitting .

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