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Old 05-01-2012, 10:08 PM   #1
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Pex - Should fitting be able to turn after crimp


1/2 pex - I'm using compression rings and after I crimp the ring I can turn the fitting in the tube. According to the go/nogo gauge the ring is compressed enough.
Should I be able to turn the fitting in the tube?

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1/2 pex - I'm using compression rings and after I crimp the ring I can turn the fitting in the tube. According to the go/nogo gauge the ring is compressed enough.
Should I be able to turn the fitting in the tube?

thanks
sometimes they do twist. Not too easily though.

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^yes, not freely, but you'll be able twist it
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