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4 Piece Internal Pipe Tubing Swaging Expander Tool Set

4 piece swaging tools are used as an economical method for joining copper tubing by eliminating the need for a coupling. Once the swage has been made, the tubes can be easily sweated together with solder. 4-Piece Swaging Set gives you four of the most popular sizes, ranging from 1/4 to 5/8. The hex-shaped body prevents the tool from rolling and limits the potential for binding in the tube. Made from heat-treated alloy steel for maximum durability.Four popular sizes tential for binding in the tube. Made from heat-treated alloy steel for maximum durability.Four popular sizes 1/4, 3/8, 1/2, 5/8For use on copper tubingEliminates the need for a couplingMade from heat-treated alloy steelComes in a convenient vinyl pouchInstructions:Making a Swage:Place the tube in a flaring bar with 5/8 to 1 exposed and camp into a viseInsert the swaging tool of appropriate diameter into the tube.Keeping the tool straight upright, strike the end of the tool with a ball-peen hammerTurn the swaging tool a quarter turn after each strike to prevent binding.Continue striking and turning tool until swage is formed.NOTE: Only use a ball-peen hammer to strike the swaging tool. read more