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Old 06-17-2004, 04:38 PM
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Default Regulator Gauges........

QUESTION: Is there any special procedures to replace a gauge on a regulator ? Do you just un-screw it and screw the new one in ?
Do you use pipe-dope ?....teflon tape ?....dry ?....

AND....How tight ?......Snug ?....Real tight ?.........what ?
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Old 06-17-2004, 04:50 PM
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marko did you drop your regulator....i use teflon tape and just tighten it up ....use common sense as to how tight you go
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Old 06-17-2004, 05:07 PM
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Thanks Boiler....I bought some beautiful new Victor 450 heavy-duty regulators.....the gauges read in Kilopascal.....I want gauges in p.s.i.
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Either teflon tape or dry DO NOT use anything liquid.
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Oil and ox don't mix make u go BOOM!!! A little liquid hand soap on ur hose fitting is ok Make's them go togather better!!
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OK guys...Thanks ! (think I'll stick with the teflon tape).
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