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Old 06-23-2004, 01:13 PM
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I would never attempt a repair on a brake line that had rusted through, you just don't know how pervasive the rust is, however, just on the question of using "compression fittings", I purchased a coupla Weatherhead "Ermeto" carbon steel "sleeve" fittings for my project at a brake supply store in Sacramento. I used part# 7305X3. I assume there are no legal or safety issues. You can check them out at...

http://hydraulics.eaton.com/products...o_Fittings.pdf