tap tails

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pgrbff

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The tails on the end of flexible hoses on taps are not of uniform diameter. The end is slightly wider. I've always wanted to know why?
Should the olive tighten on the slightly wider end or the longer narrower bit?
 

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Mostly USA plumbers here, so don't know what you are referring to. Sorry.
 

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