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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2011

    Default Gas supply line fittings [Brass]

    Should I use Teflon Tape on my Gas dryer supply line brass fittings?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Pacific Northwet

    Default Re: Gas supply line fittings [Brass]

    Only if it's rated for gas -- there is a difference. Teflon tape should only be used on threaded fittings; sealant of any kind should not be used on flare or compression fittings which depend on full metal-to-metal contact to make a seal.
    The "Senior Member" designation under my name doesn't mean I know a lot, it just means I talk a lot.I've been a DIYer since I was 12 (thanks, Dad!). I have read several books on various home improvement topics. I do not have any current code books I can refer to. I was an apprentice plumber for two years.

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