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Old 05-01-2003, 06:36 PM
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<a href="http://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/hapages/del37fittings.php" target="_blank">http://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalog/hapages/del37fittings.php</a>

These seals are a pretty simple concept. They are basically a thin (.010") aluminum preform. They aren't a compression fitting, but rather a thin layer of aluminum that fills in the imperfections of the flare when the fitting is tightened.

I have them installed, but didn't have time to try bleeding the brake system yet. I pumped them quite a bit and didn't have any leaks. Once I get all the air out, I'll know for sure.

It should be noted that these are used for aircraft line repair (commercial, private and military).

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