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Tube Fittings and Connection Methods

Learning Objectives

  • Compare the use of a tube cutter and a hacksaw to cut tubing
  • Identify methods to remove burrs from tubing cuts
  • Describe different types of tube fittings and their materials of construction
  • Explain how to perform each of the following activities:
    • Flare tubing
    • Use compression fittings
    • Solder tube and fitting joints
    • Bead a tube

Available in English

60 Minutes

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe various methods to properly cut and join tubing segments.