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reusing copper fittings

I purchased a used wood boiler.Can I reuse the copper fittings?They are 1.25" and kinda expensive.

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Well sure. Why not?

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The big problem is getting them cleaned of enough solder so you can slip them back together. Not impossible but does take some work.

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Just a hint:
When I have to reuse copper fittings I get a wire fitting brush and cut off the end and put it in a cordless drill. Much easier than sand cloth.

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