Type 27 (QCC)

Description

Type 27 or QCC fittings as they are sometimes known are used in New Zealand and will be phased into Australia s regulations for domestic gas appliances in 2020. These end fittings are used for the connection of domestic gas appliances to the service. The Type 27 connection has a thermal protection in the event of fire and will not allow gas to escape if disconnected from the bottle even if the valve is turned on.

Application

Suitable for portable gas heaters and barbeques.

Availability

Available with braided hose diameters from 8mm and 10mm. The most common lengths are 600mm, 900mm and 1,200mm.

Torque Requirements

Type 27 Connections Engage the thread into the cylinder valve and tighten to hand tight.