John Guest Quick Connect Fitting - Acetal Fixed Elbow
Designed, manufactured and assembled in the UK by John Guest Speedfit. Connectors use a grip then seal collet arrangement. The female coupler is ideal for the connection of taps, and Toilets. Simply push the fitting fully onto the pipe and turn onto the thread. Should the need arise to demount the connection unlock the nut push the collet towards the body of the fitting and pull the pipe to release.
Acetal has greater strength and heat resistance compared to polypropylene. The fittings are manufactured in acetal copolymer with food grade nitrile O-ring, making them especially suitable for applications involving foodstuff and potable liquids. They are also suitable for air and inert gases and can therefore be used on CO2 lines, pneumatic applications and vacuum.
- Material : Acetal
|National Pipe Thread (NPT) Size Measured Against a Ruler*
National Pipe Thread (NPT)
*NOTE: A very common misconception is that a 1/4" NPT measures as 1/4 inch on a ruler or tape measurer. However, that is not the case. NPT will measure larger in diameter. Above is a sizing reference to help clarify.
John Guest is noted for making high-quality, durable plumbing and fittings. John Guest Acetal Fixed Elbow Quick Connect Fittings are common. This blog will explain why this fitting is remarkable and should be considered for your next plumbing job.
First, a fixed elbow fitting's function. A 90-degree fixed elbow fitting connects two pipes. This makes it ideal for applications where the pipes need to be routed around corners or obstacles. The John Guest Acetal Fixed Elbow Quick Connect Fitting, developed for this purpose, is a valuable plumbing system component.
Here are some of the reasons why the John Guest Acetal Fixed Elbow Quick Connect Fitting is so special:
High-quality material: The John Guest Acetal Fixed Elbow Quick Connect Fitting is comprised of high-pressure and temperature-resistant acetals. It's a sturdy plumbing component.
Easy installation: The John Guest Acetal Fixed Elbow Quick Connect Fitting is designed for quick installation. Its push-fit connection technique makes it easy to attach to pipes without tools or training. DIYers and experts will find it convenient.
The John Guest Acetal Fixed Elbow Quick Connect Fitting is leak-proof. The push-fit connection method seals tightly to prevent leakage. It is reliable and safe for many uses.
Versatile: The John Guest Acetal Fixed Elbow Quick Connect Fitting has many uses. It works with PEX, copper, and plastic pipes. It's compatible with any plumbing system, regardless of material.
Space-saving: This fitting's fixed elbow is suitable for tight spaces. It saves space and improves plumbing efficiency by routing pipes around corners and barriers.