Heavy Duty Flaring Tool 45º. FTube flaring is a method of forming the end of a tube into a funnel shape so it can be held by a threaded fitting. When a flared tube is prepared, a flare nut is slipped onto the tube and the end of the tube is flared. During tube installation, the flare is seated to a fitting with the inside of the flare against the cone-shaped end of the fitting, and the flare nut is screwed onto the fitting, pulling the inside of the flare against the seating surface of the fitting. For flaring of 3/16", 1/4" 5/16", 7/16", 3/8", 1/2" and 5/8" O.D. soft copper, aluminum and brass tubing. Swivel-Type, Self-Centering Yoke. Hardened Steel Flaring Cone with a chrome finish for more uniform flares without galling.
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