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Old 08-02-2011, 10:28 PM   #1
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Brass Fitting Broke Flush on Air Compressor


Using my air compressor the other day and a ladder fell on the output brass fitting that the air hose was hooked up to. Needless to say the fitting broke flush with the output on the regulator and I am wondering if there is a way to get the broken piece out. I cannot grab it with a pliers.
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Old 08-02-2011, 11:03 PM   #2
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would this nipple extractor work?

http://www.plumbersurplus.com/Prod/P...229167/Cat/655

or one of these

http://www.plumbersurplus.com/Cat/Pi...ctors/655/List

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Old 08-02-2011, 11:24 PM   #3
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I will check locally here and see if I can find one instead of ordering online. Thank you very much for the idea!
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try a plumbing and heating supply
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I picked up multiple size extractors today and it worked great! thanks again for the suggestion!
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glad it worked for you. now since you are prepared if it happens again it prob never will.

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