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I use pinch ear clamps anymore they wont come off you have to cut them off either with the crimping tool or a pair of heavy side-cutters...Just search for "Pinch Ear Clamps" I use the single pinch stainless...The crimping tool is $20 bux but if all your unions are out in the open you can just use some dull tile nippers to crimp them....


...McMaster-Carr

Here is how they look mounted I just put the crimped part where you cant see it...

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Hmm, I see, however, those wouldn't exactly fit the theme of my case too well heh.

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Hmm, I see, however, those wouldn't exactly fit the theme of my case too well heh.

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post #15 of 105
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damn man..shrink clamps are expensive
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bump...gotta get these tonight and it is starting to look like these primoflex nylon craps..
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Use extra zip ties and pull them tight with two pair of pliers, resting the loose jaws of one pair against the head of the tie and grabbing the free end of the tie with the other pair, you can then pry up and get them pretty tight. Nylon barbs are a killer, I pressure test my blocks and use a nylon "Y" fitting and it can"t handle much pressure at all.
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Use extra zip ties and pull them tight with two pair of pliers, resting the loose jaws of one pair against the head of the tie and grabbing the free end of the tie with the other pair, you can then pry up and get them pretty tight. Nylon barbs are a killer, I pressure test my blocks and use a nylon "Y" fitting and it can"t handle much pressure at all.
ahh, zip ties!! ><

maybe I'll give it ONE more shot because you, fstfrddy, have claimed it works.
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post #19 of 105
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and I don't feel like spending $30 on clamps..
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i use danger den clamps and worm drive clamps
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