What is the best way to remove these caps from these copper pipes?

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blase40

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Is it best to just cut the pipes or is there another way to easily remove these elbows?IMG_20200701_145314.jpg
 

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Possibly that is Aqua Lock by Watts: The correct way is to use the de-clip tool. In your example, two of them and push simultaneously.
Those may have collet locking clips in place, which are the black rings and must be popped off before removal of the fitting..
 
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