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20 With the hose nipple retained in a vice, apply a small amount of lubricant to the nipple and push the PTFE hose onto the nipple until it seats/bottoms. Slide the socket back up the hose to the nipple and then tighten it with the appropriate wrench to seal the hose end. You want 1/32-inch or less gap between the nipple and socket (use your thumbnail as a guide). Use compressed air or solvent to flush the line of any cutting/assembly debris.