Re: pinch-off tool
Thanks a lot! I am familiar with hydraulic pinch-off tools for 1/2"
tubulations but now I have to work with 1/8" nickel tubings.
--- In VacuumX@yahoogroups.com, "Ken Hunter" <atm_ken_hunter@y...>
> --- In VacuumX@yahoogroups.com, "rbrtferrari" <rbrtferrari@y...>
> > Fellows,
> > Anyone familiar with pinch-off tools for cold sealing of exhaust
> > tubulations?
> > I wish to buy one for 1/8" tubulations, preferably hand-driven
> > be an hydraulic one.
> > No clues in the web.
> > Thanks!
> > Roberto
> You might try using a hand crimper designed for the solderless
> electrical terminals. They have several designs. One design has a
> nested concave and convex area that might just be what you are
> looking for. There are even crimpers that have ratcheting actions
> amplify the force.
> For examples, here's a phage with good photo's:
> Ken Hunter