about the newer way:
Cool! I have seen mention of the quick coupling via pressure/jack/clamping, and am also investigating this, but hadn’t yet seen how to close that conical hole to stop molten drip… although I’m ruminating something that may or may not work, but not sure of the hole sizes yet…: if we make a screw thread on both the inside…[Read more]
So I haven’t yet made the new injector with what I mention above, but here are a couple of images from google to get the idea: female-female adapter gets cut short to maybe 1 – 1 1/2cm long (thick red line), is screwed on to tube until thin dotted line, then the male end cap, also cut shorter (to reduce dead space at end) is screwed in…[Read more]
sorry to wake this up after so long, but it is the only place I find info on this hack, to use the plumbing tap with lever..
may I ask why not use just a simple male blind end cap and a female-female 1 1/4″ adapter, if I understand that you remove/replace the tap each time you inject? Cut down each to maybe a couple of mm of…[Read more]