Six Easy Steps : ★ Deburr inside of the tube. ★ To create perfectly expanded tubing for soldering or brazing, you must use soft copper or fully anneal end of the tube to be expanded.
★ Pull XpandR.handle up to 90-degree position. Maintain this position as you screw the appropriate size head over the center-punch and tighten.
★ Insert the end of the tube over the XpandR. head completely.
★ Pull the lever completely down.
★ Return the lever to the 90-degree position. Remove expanded tube.
CT-100A/CT-100M Swaging/Expanding Kit ★ Hand-operated, the single-stage expander is designed to expand robing for fast, accurate joints in soft copper, aluminum, and soft steel tube without using fittings.
★ Free-floating and self-centering expander mechanism ★ Expander segments are made from high-quality hardened steel.