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Old 02-15-2008, 01:41 PM   #21
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Home Depot, Lowes, or any other store with a decent hardware section. It's a sink or toilet water supply line.

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Old 02-15-2008, 01:49 PM   #22
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Oh is it just the braid that usually is used as the line from the water valve to the toilet? How do you get the other end to close off?

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Old 02-15-2008, 02:49 PM   #23
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First you cut the ends off, pull the rubber hose out, then fold one end over twice and smack it with a hammer. You can alternatively put a brass plug in the end and use a hose clamp (I think this is a fancier way to do it and it also serves as a weight to hold the braid down).

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Old 02-15-2008, 03:56 PM   #24
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Just make sure you get the SS version. Seems that lots of the toilet supply lines are using some sort of composite/plastic material for their braids. Those won't work.

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