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Re: [IP] friend with a problem

FIS wrote:
> At 10:09 PM 4/7/1999 -0700, you wrote:
> >> one of my friends i found at school who is also on the D pump is
> >> having a problem with some leakage around the connection of the
> >> tubing and the "cap".. I never had this problem.. wondering what all
> >> you can suggest.
> >
> >Once in a while the syringe will fracture there if it gets a whack.
> >Also, if the luer lock is not properly tightened or is deformed
> >(possible mfg defect) it will leak. I think Lily has had maybe two of
> >these in 4 1/2 years.
> >
> >Michael
> >
> I was thinking that it was manf. defect  only thing i could think of.. it
> was tightened quit well.

Ah yes, but it IS possible to overtighten and crack the outer shell slightly.
Did that once, but it showed upi by leaking, once i noticed.

Ted Quick
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