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Installing Tamco® Tank Fittings in your Tamco® Tank
Tamco® Tank Fitting Installation Guidelines
1. Using a hole saw drill the appropriate size hole
for your fitting in the desired location on your tank.
Note: Be careful not to drill your hole
too close to a corner or the rounded bottom edge of tank preventing you from
being able to insert the fitting through the hole.
2. Deburr edge of hole on both sides to provide a smooth surface for gasket to
properly seal against.
Note: DO NOT deburr too much material
around opening – only remove lip and any shavings from saw cut; do not carve
out extra material.
3. Place one of the gaskets onto the fitting.
4. Reach inside the tanks and insert the fitting through the hole. Threaded end
should be sticking outside the tank and flanged end and gasket should be
inside of the tank.
5. Place second gasket on the threads that are sticking out of tank.
Note: If your fitting only comes with one gasket it should be on the inside of
6. Thread on the nut. Nut should be hand tight, plus a 1/2 turn.
Note: Do not over tighten. Over tightening will distort the gasket resulting in
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Title: Installing Tamco® Tank Fittings in your Tamco® Tank
Description: Directions on installing your Tamco® Tank Fitting
Last Edited: 12/7/2018
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