HVAC Procedure and Performance Guide

TASK: Connect aluminum tubing using solderless connector


Joint must be prepared according to manufacturer’s specifications and job specifications.  Joint must not leak.  Applicable safety procedures must be followed.


        1. Review manufacturer’s specifications and job specifications.
        2. Collect tools, equipment and materials.
        3. Put on safety and protective equipment and apparel.
        4. Cut tubing and deburr.
        5. Prepare tubing according to manufacturer’s specifications.
        6. Install connector according to manufacturer’s specifications.
        7. Test joint for leaks.
        8. If joint leaks, follow connector manufacturer’s instructions.
        9. Remove safety and protective equipment and apparel.
        10. Gather tools, equipment and leftover materials, and leave work site clean.