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Stem fitting for connecting pipes or tubes in a straight line
Stem fitting inserts into tubing to connect pipes or tubes with different ends
Made of acetal copolymer plastic for low moisture absorption and high tensile and flexural strength
Working pressure of up to 150 psi
Meets NSF/ANSI standards 14, 51, and 61 for quality assurance
This John Guest stem fitting is made of acetal copolymer and has stem and hose connectors. This stem fitting is for connecting pipes or tubes in a straight line. It is a stem fitting that inserts into tubing to connect pipes or tubes with different ends. The fitting is made of acetal copolymer plastic, which has low moisture absorption, high tensile and flexural strength, and is hard and fatigue resistant. The working pressure for this fitting is up to 150 pounds per square inch (psi), and it meets National Sanitation Foundation (NSF)/American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standards 14, 51, and 61 for plastic piping systems, food equipment materials, and use with drinking (potable) water.
Pipe fittings are components used for connecting, terminating, controlling flow, and changing the direction of piping in many different industries. Push-to-connect compression fittings do not require tools or sealants, and are useful in installations where a heat source, such as a soldering torch, is prohibited. When purchasing pipe fittings, consider the application, as this will affect material type, shape, size, and required durability. Fittings are available threaded or unthreaded, in many shapes, styles, sizes, and schedules (pipe wall thickness).
John Guest manufactures push-to-connect fittings and pipe and plastic plumbing systems. The company, founded in 1961, is headquartered in Great Britain and meets International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard 9001.
1/4" Stem OD x 1/4" Hose ID
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
These pieces pit perfectly into my Swiss Flow 800 meters and they are quite sturdy. I use tubing with a thick wall diameter so having a strong barb is nice.
Can't find comparable in the store...these work perfectly to connect soaker hose to plain plastic hose. Ordering again.
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