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Old 08-25-2003, 11:56 AM
yeldogt yeldogt is offline
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I do not know what you mean by "sweat"

modern hoses are made from very advanced compounds (EDPM) etc. and are virtually unafected by oil products -- they also can take acids/ strong bases.

They are attacked all the time by oils in autos - old rubber hoses were mostly affected by the heat -- causing them to crack -- jsut like ruber will on a hose left in the sun -- this by UV
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