A Warning about Hoses with Aluminum Fittings: I think this happened to me.

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A Warning about Hoses with Aluminum Fittings

By silvercbx
June 1, 2016

Aluminum hose fittings can fuse to your brass hose bibs! Read this important information to protect your faucets and avoid costly damage.

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Name: Lioba
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Lioba
Jun 4, 2016 7:14 AM CST
I found I couldn't unscrew the hose from what I don't remember because it was some time ago. I wound up cutting it off, leaving one end without a female connection. The hose is still usable for cleaning, lets say the tankless water heater. I would have never thought about the miss matched metals although I know about that concept. Thank you for bringing this to the forefront of my mind. I will remember this the next time I buy a hose, which I am due.

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