Technical Data

PRODUCT INFORMATION

Dimensions of fittings are given in both imperial measure and nominal metric equivalent.
The table below lists the nominal conversions. Extras (prices on application):
Clear plastic coating available, Insulation, Colour disks, Special labels for special applications

Conversion Table
Imperial Nominal Metric Actual Metric
1/8″ 3mm 3.18mm
1/4″ 6mm 6.35mm
5/16″ 8mm 7.94mm
3/8″ 10mm 9.53mm
1/2″ 15mm 12.70mm
5/8″ 18mm 15.88mm
3/4″ 20mm 19.04mm
1″ 25mm 25.40mm
1 1/4″ 32mm 31.75mm
1 1/2″ 40mm 38.10mm
2″ 50mm 50.80mm
2 1/2″ 65mm 63.50mm
3″ 80mm 76.26mm
4″ 100mm 101.07mm
5″ 125mm 127.01mm
6″ 150mm 152.05mm
Abbreviations
ABV Description ABV Description
AGA Australian Gas Association LPG Liquified Petroleum Gas
AS Australian Standards NB Nominal Bore
BAR Barometric Pressure NG Natural Gas
BSP British Standard Pipe NP Nickel Plated
BSPP British Standard Pipe Parallel Thread OD Outside Diameter
BSPT British Standard Pipe Taper Thread PGH PVC Gas Hose
CP Chrome Plated POL Preset – O – Lite
CPT Copper Pigtail PSI Pounds per Square Inch
DR Dezincified Resistance Brass PVC Poly Vinyl Carbonate
EPDM Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer QAS Quality Assurance Standards
FMB Free Machining Brass R/Cone Rubber Cone
FPT Flexible Pigtail SAE Society of Automotive Engineers
GF Gas Flex SS Stainless Steel
Hex Hex Nut SSR Stainless Steel Regulator
HT Hand Tightened ST Spanner Tightened
ID Inside Diameter TG Town Gas
KPa Kilapascal WF Water Flex
LOA Length On Application WP Working Pressure

PRESSURE & TEMPERATURE RATING

Gas
MAXIMUM BEND RADIUS
IDmm Max Pressure Temperature Range AGA Class R A D (OD) B Z a=90 Z a=180
KPA PSI
8 7
2600
2600
1
371
371
-20°C to 125°C
-20°C to 65°C
-20°C to 125°C
B
C
D
25 25 13 20 140 190
10 7
2600
2600
1
371
371
-20°C to 125°C
-20°C to 65°C
-20°C to 125°C
B
C
D
30 30 15 21.5 165 220
12 7
2600
1
371
-20°C to 125°C
-20°C to 65°C
B 35 35 17 28 195 265
15 7
2600
1
371
-20°C to 125°C
-20°C to 65°C
B
C
42 42 21 35 235 315
20 7 1 -20°C to 125°C B 55 55 27.5 35 290 396
26 7 1 -20°C to 125°C B 65 65 32.5 45 347 475
Water
MAXIMUM BEND RADIUS
IDmm Max: Pressure Temperature Range R A D (OD) B Z a=90 Z a=180
KPA PSI
8 3450 500 5°C to 95°C 25 25 13 20 140 190
10 3000 437 5°C to 95°C 30 30 15 21.5 165 220
12 2585 375 5°C to 95°C 35 35 17 28 195 265
15 2415 350 5°C to 95°C 42 42 21 35 235 315
20 2070 300 5°C to 95°C 55 5 27.5 35 290 396
26 1725 250 5°C to 95°C 65 65 32.5 45 347 475
32 1380 200 5°C to 95°C 100 100 40 49 485 675
40 945 137 5°C to 95°C 135 135 50 55 620 870
50 862 125 5°C to 95°C 210 210 70 60 925 1310

APPROVED TORQUE REQUIREMENTS TO MAKE A SEAL

1/4″ 5/16″ 3/8″ 10mm 1/2″ 3/4″ 1″ 1 1/4″ 1 1/2″ 2″
Cone 10Nm 20Nm 30Nm 35Nm 45Nm
Flat Seal 15Nm 22Nm 30Nm 30Nm 35Nm 50Nm 85Nm
Rubber Cone 8Nm
Hex Rubber Cone 10Nm
Hex Rubber Cone Elbow 10Nm
Female Cone Elbow 10Nm
BSPT Male 12Nm 20Nm 20Nm 20Nm 25Nm 30Nm 35Nm 50Nm 70Nm
NPT Male 12Nm
NPT Female 10Nm
Parallel Long Male 15Nm 22Nm
SAE Male Flare 10Nm 20Nm 20Nm
SAE Female Flare 20Nm 25Nm
BSP Female Flare 20Nm 30Nm
Female Union 25Nm 35Nm 45Nm
Male Union 25Nm 35Nm 45Nm
Female Flat Elbow Plastic Nuts 5 Nm
Female Flat Elbow Nickel Nuts 22Nm 30Nm
BSPT Male Flare 12Nm
POL Fittings 0.880″ left hand thread 20Nm

PRESSURE CONVERSIONS

Metric to P.S.I P.S.I to Metric
Bar KPa P.S.I P.S.I KPa Bar
1 100 14.5 10 68.9 0.7
2 200 29.0 20 137.9 1.4
3 300 43.5 30 206.8 2.1
4 400 58.0 40 275.8 2.8
5 500 72.5 50 244.7 3.4
6 600 87.0 60 413.7 4.1
7 700 101.5 70 482.6 4.8
8 800 116.0 80 551.6 5.5
9 900 130.5 90 620.5 6.2
10 1000 145.0 100 689 6.9
20 2000 290.1 200 1379 13.8
30 3000 435.1 300 2068 20.7
40 4000 580.2 400 2758 27.6
50 5000 725.2 500 3447 34.5
60 6000 870.2 600 4137 41.4
70 7000 1015.3 700 4826 48.3
80 8000 1160.3 800 5516 55.2
90 9000 1305.3 900 6205 62.1
100 10,000 1450.0 1000 6895 68.9
200 20,000 2901.0 2000 13,790 137.9
300 30,000 4351.0 3000 20,684 206.8
400 40,000 5802.0 4000 27,579 275.8
500 50,000 7525.0 5000 34,474 344.7
600 60,000 8702.0 6000 41,369 413.7
700 70,000 10,153.0 7000 48,263 482.6
800 80,000 11,603.0 8000 55,158 551.6
900 90,000 13,053.0 9000 62,053 620.5
1000 100,000 14,504.0 10,000 68,948 689
2000 200,000 29,008.0 20,000 137,895 1379
3000 300,000 43,511.0 30,000 206,843 2068
40,000 275,970 2758