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Unread postAuthor: roughboy » Tue Mar 13, 2007 3:06 am

Could a pneumatic ''all copper'' spudgun be built with a sprinkler valve and a blow gun or are there no fittings to join them together?
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Unread postAuthor: MrCrowley » Tue Mar 13, 2007 4:06 am

Yes.
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Unread postAuthor: joannaardway » Tue Mar 13, 2007 4:44 am

There are plenty of fittings. Finding convertors to go between copper and threaded components isn't hard.
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Unread postAuthor: Hotwired » Tue Mar 13, 2007 5:31 am

Just get a solder/compression fitting to BSP/NPT (thread types) and make sure the BSP or NPT threads fit the sprinkler threads.
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