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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-26-2007, 06:09 PM Thread Starter
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Glueless DIY CO2

Here's a simple and reliable way to connect the tubing to the soft drink bottle cap.

http://www.my-mac.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=4006
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-26-2007, 06:13 PM
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The method has been used for quite a long time. In fact, you don't need a connector. Just drill a hole smaller than the tubing, cut the tubing at an angle, stick it through the hole, and pull the tubing in with pliers. Very nice tight seal.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-26-2007, 06:30 PM Thread Starter
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Yes, I know about that method. I find this method creates a better joint, especially if you are using the more flexible tubing.
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