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Diameter of Diesel Water Exhaust Pipe

Wonder if someone can help me here....

I am connecting up a hot water heater. The current tubing from the diesel for the water exhaust is 3/4". I have a bunch of 1/2" tube lying around to run to the heater's exchanger.

Does it matter to the engine to step down to a smaller size tube, or is it important to keep to the 3/4" (i.e. have to by more tubing).
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