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08-09-2012, 12:53 PM
When you have a beveled metal washer integrated into a faucet supply hose.....is that considered a one time tighten.
Hooking up a Grohe faucet and noticed the metal bevel washer on the supply hose built into it.

Let's pretend a angle stop goes bad and you replace that.
When you remove/reinstall the exisiting faucet supply hose, 9 times out of 10, will it still seat and Seal or will it leak ?
Just wondering....

08-09-2012, 01:46 PM
Not necessarily. If overtightened on first install, the bevel may be damaged to where it won't reseat./