(as of Dec 14,2020 08:16:25 UTC – Details)
Hose fittings connect, control, change the direction of, and terminate the flow in piping and hose systems. They are made of brass, stainless steel, galvanized steel, and other materials that resist corrosion, pressure, and wear. Hose fittings have various types of connections, including threaded, barbed, push-to-connect, dry disconnect, and others including those based on internationally-accepted specifications. Hose fittings are used in systems such as air compressors, automatic manufacturing operations, aircraft controls, and tire installation in industries including agriculture, mining, road construction, firefighting, and aviation.
Dixon Valve & Coupling Company manufactures pipe and hose fittings and accessories. The company, founded in 1916, is based in Chestertown, Maryland.
Adapter for connecting hoses, pipes, or fittings of different types
2-1/2″ NST female on one end and 3/4″ GHT male on the other for connecting to hose
Brass for corrosion resistance, ductility at high temperatures, and low magnetic permeability
Chrome plated for strength and durability
Pin lug for quick disconnect