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Finger-Tip Tight

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  • Definition: When a canning jar band is screwed on as tight as your fingers can get it without exerting any extra force. Tightening a lid beyond this point could cause the lid or band to buckle during processing, and is therefore undesirable.

    Also Known As: finger-tight

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