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How do you remove a PEX Clamp without tools?

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To do this, use a flathead screwdriver. Place it in between the cut and then twist it to open the crimp ring. Use a set of pliers to bend and remove the crimp ring. Alternatively, slide the crimp ring off the pipe in case the pipe's end is unconnected to any other part. Read more

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How do you remove PEX crimp sleeves?

To do this, use a flathead screwdriver. Place it in between the cut and then twist it to open the crimp ring. Use a set of pliers to bend and remove the crimp ring. Alternatively, slide the crimp ring off the pipe in case the pipe's end is unconnected to any other part.

How do you remove a pinch hose clamp?

How do you remove a pinch clamp? Snip it off with a set of bullnose or side cutters. Open up the jaws of your cutters and place them over the ear of the clamp, or the metal part that's projecting up from the ring. Squeeze the cutters firmly together to snip the ear off, then pull the ring off the hose.

How do you remove PEX crimp pipe?

Careful not to cut into the brass barb fitting.
  1. Cut the ring perpendicular to the pipe.
  2. Use a flat head screwdriver and place it between the cut and twist to open the crimp ring.
  3. Using pliers bend to remove the crimp ring, or you can slide it off the pipe if the pipe end is not connected to anything.

How do you remove a clamp from a pipe?

Place cutting jaw on each side of clamp ear. Squeeze handles until the jaws cut completely through the clamp ear. Then grip one of the cut ends with the jaws to open and remove the clamp from the pipe.

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Most frequently asked questions

What can I cut PEX with?

Three-quarter-inch PEX is easy to cut with a pipe cutter, especially one made to take the diameter of PEX tubing. A pipe cutter allows you to cut the tube straight without much effort. It works the same for large and small tubing diameters.

How do you remove a PEX valve?

How to Remove a PEX Valve
  1. Place the PEX tube in the pipe cutter, resting the blade against the tube as close to the end of the fitting as possible. ...
  2. Pull the handles of the de-crimping tool apart, to open the tool's jaws. ...
  3. Insert the flat jaw into the end of the fitting.

Can plastic PEX fittings be reused?

When done correctly, it's possible to reuse PEX fittings after the copper crimp rings have been removed.

How do you remove a spring hose clamp?

How to Remove a Spring Clamp
  1. Locate the two prongs that protrude from the circular surface of the clamp.
  2. Grab a pair of pliers and adjust them to a setting that will allow them to open as wide as the distance between the prongs.
  3. Open the pliers and place them around both the prongs so as to squeeze them together.