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How do you tighten a hydraulic fitting?

Until the two connecting surfaces meet, JIC fittings should be tightened by hand. The required number of flats should be tightened with the use of two wrench. A flat is the same as a sixth rotation. Refer to the fitting manufacturer's manual to determine the required number of flats.

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