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Phil,

>>Are they like "flare" fittings that you see in the hardware store?<<

No. AN fittings have an angle of 37 degrees, hardware store store stuff is 45 deg.

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Pat,

37 gives a tighter seal at the same wrench torque. This can be a factor where pressures are high. Aluminum threads really aren't worth a s**t.

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