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Old 12-31-2009, 01:55 AM   #1
Oct 2009
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where to place them? male on tank or hose? does the female seal and not leak? thanks

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Old 12-31-2009, 02:50 AM   #2
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Dec 2008
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Originally Posted by LKHA View Post
where to place them? male on tank or hose? does the female seal and not leak? thanks
Some of the quick disconnect may specify flow direction. Specially if you are using the shut-off valve kind. I am using the quick disconnects from McMaster with silicone seals for a higher temp rating and no shut-off valve. I choose the male on tank and female on hose because of economics. The female quick connectors are a lot more expensive !


For more details, you may want to post your question to the "Zen Master" Bobby_M. I followed his recommendations on the Q. disconnects.


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Old 12-31-2009, 02:07 PM   #3
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Poppeted disconnects I still have a few of these left.

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