Easy to assemble, no flaring required. Extruded from CA 360 or CA
345 brass. Readily available in broad selection of configurations and
sizes. AB fittings are pre-applied with Locite Vibra-Seal® 516 on all male
AB fittings meet DOT FMVSS571.106 performance specifications
when assembled with SAE J844 nylon tubing. Meets functional requirements of SAE J246.
Use with copper tubing in air brake systems. Air Brake bodies are interchangeable
use with SAE J844 nylon tubing.
Working Pressure Ranges
Up to 400 psi.
Fittings will withstand variations from -65° to +250°F.
■■ Cut tubing squarely and remove burrs.
■■ Slide nut and sleeve onto tubing.
■■ Insert tubing into fitting until bottomed on seat. The nut should be
screwed down finger-tight, then wrench-tightened as indicated below
Reference Part No:
279AB - 1380
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The AB 1380 Air Brake Fittings are our highest quality air brake fittings. Made from a premium grade of brass material that is pre-applied with Locite Vibra-Seal® 516, this fitting maintains its shape and reliability in any temperature environment. These fittings are used primarily in heavy duty industrial applications and meet DOT FMVSS571.106 performance specifications when assembled with SAE J844 nylon tubing.
Product Information Report Air Brake Hose, Tubing and Fitting
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