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Posted on Running air lines for a new Husky 60 gallon compressor

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#1 posted 10-27-2017 03:23 AM

Each to their own, I went with type M copper and sliver solder. Type M is the thicker walled and is approved for air. Home Depot has it. Silver solder is recommend for fire reason so I read. Higher melting point in case of a shop fire.

The potential problem with just running standard hose is if you don’t keep it straight every little dip will be a possible water trap. Read up on running you lines to take care of moisture in the system. This is all on line for the reading;

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