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Re: REFLECTOR: Hydraulic fittings



In a message dated 7/4/99 4:22:05 PM Pacific Daylight Time, deanmay@owc.net 
writes:

> Is is alright to use Teflon tape on the hydraulic fittings to prevent 
leaking?
>   If not, what can I use.
>  
>  Dean May
>  STG RG 


I have always used JB Weld for sealing fittings that don't have to come 
apart. This would be the fitting that goes into a part that the hose connects 
to. Obviously, you will not want to use epoxy on the seat of the hose 
assembly or the threads of the fitting of the swivel fitting.


Dale Alexander
173 RG Gull-Wing