Brass compression fittings are easy to install yourself, without hiring plumbers for the job. This lets you save on costs and also puts you in the habit of being able to take care of plumbing needs in your own home. The installation is not at all taxing and a few simple tips shall make it easier.
Recommended for use in instrumentation, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, compression fittings are inexpensive and reusable, with either short or long nut. A broad selection of styles and sizes are available. Compression fittings provide fair vibration resistance – use long nut when greater vibration resistance is required. Use with aluminum, copper, and plastic tubing.