Yes that should be fine. Below is a picture of mine, It's the steel brake tubing with a little piece of tin crimped on it for a stop. The brake line tubing penetrates the pipe about an inch. I have a thermometer probe underneath the aluminum tape also in the picture. It just lays on top the pipe.
Oh, and all the extra screws you see are there only to seal holes hahaha. Not from deterioration, but I drilled them during my incessant fiddling
/inˈsesənt/ - adjective 1. (of something regarded as unpleasant) continuing without pause or interruption.
Edit: Rotated Picture....