Bought brake lines for the 500 special...

Finally got around to buying brake lines, the bubble flare tool and brake line cutter for my 500 special 924. (Why is that post getting so many views so many weeks later?). I'm excited. This will be my first foray into the world of brake line repair. I plan on doing a lazy fix at first just to get her driving and to confirm that the system holds pressure and that there aren't any other issues by just cutting out the rusty piece of line and replacing it with some new lines and joints connected to the old lines. Eventually I hope to replace the whole set of lines since the PO butchered up the lines attempting to fix them. Anyone have any tips/recommendations or advice on brake line work? (keep in mind, these are the hard brake lines we're talking about. Video of the damage here:

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