What Is Double Flaring?

Answer A double flare is the type of treatment at the end of a brake line and is designed to seal the pressure that the brake line has to contain. Double flaring is the technique used to create this seal.

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How to Use a Double Flaring Tool?

One of the specialty tools that everybody who does his own auto repair should own is a double flaring tool. With this tool it's possible to do a professional looking job with brake line or transmis... Read More »

Are Bubble & Double Flaring Tools the Same?

A bubble flaring tool is used to create International Organization for Standardization (ISO)-compliant flares on the ends of tubing. A double flaring tool, on the other hand, is used to create Soci... Read More »

Are bubble&double flaring tools the same?

The bubble flare tool and the double flare tool are not the same tool. The bubble flare tool is used to make a bubble flare on automotive brake tubing, while the double flare tool is needed to make... Read More »

Instructions for a Snap On Double Flaring Tool?

The Snap-On company carries several varieties of brake line double flaring tools manufactured by Blue Point. The flaring tool sets come in metric and standard, handling 4.75 mm to 10 mm or 3/16 to ... Read More »