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I have a low-pressure sprinkler system in my flower bed. I have orbit distribution heads, tubing and fittings. I can't get the tubing to stretch enough to fit over the fittings. 1/4" system.

Been using this system about 10 years. Now this problem

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If the hose is new compared to original installation, it looks the same but could be metric sizing and that will be your problem
it is possible if you use boiling water to help soften the plastic tubing but the correct size tubing is a better fix
take a fitment bit along and try it in the hose before you buy it

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