finger-tight

finger-tight

Any equipment assembled in such away that it can be stripped or dismantled easily.
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The thumbscrew is spring-loaded and also has flats on it if you want to screw it down more than finger-tight.
The only true finger-tight UHPLC fittings, the technology is stable to 1,300 bar and can be re-used without loss of performance.
VICI Valeo's Cheminert High Pressure PEEK Fittings are rated at 5000 psi with finger-tight nuts--beyond the burst strength of most PEEK tubing.
So get into this habit: Make the connections at both ends of the supply line finger-tight, then give them another one-eighth to one-quarter turn with pliers.
These are the only true finger-tight UHPLC fittings that are stable to 1300 bar.
That's like finger-tight plus a little twist of the wrench.
Rotating the tip or shaft clockwise until finger-tight ensures that a complete and safe electrical connection has been made, while a unique shaft-key secures the tip so that it will not twist or turn.
Then tighten the gland follower nuts finger-tight to start.
There are many pieces to be bolted to each other and only finger-tight.
ChromXP columns feature "toolless" finger-tight fittings, enabling the user to install the columns by hand, without wrenches.
First, place the ring lower halves on the receiver bases and spin the big nut finger-tight to keep the ring halves in place.