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Old 10-12-2009, 11:10 PM   #1
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So far so good. After a little looking around I think I need to use the 10' 3/16" beer line. The guy at the store used 5' of 1/4" and I'm a bit fast and foamy. My questions are: Are the post fittings and cobra taps universal so 3/16" will squeeze on where the 1/4" is? And, what's with the fancy fittings holding the hose at different ends? Will regular hose clamps work?
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Old 10-13-2009, 12:00 AM   #2
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Not really, but a mug of boiling water will soften the hose enough to force it on.
Regular hose clamps work fine.

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+1 what David_42 said. The 1/4" line will stretch over the barbs after soaking the ends in very hot water. You'll have to cut them off to remove them.

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Old 10-13-2009, 02:06 AM   #4
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Thanks guys,
Everything is grand and when I pour a mug, it looks like I know what I'm doing.

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