Brass fittings are plumbing components constructed with brass and used to connect straight parts of pipes/tubes to regulate, extend, or measure the flow of a liquid or gas. The brass fittings are preferred in most facilities because they can work effectively in different conditions. If you are dealing with hot water or high temperature operations, brass fittings are recommended because of their impressive fire-resistance, ductility, and conductivity. Brass fittings are available in diverse designs that make them ideal for most plumbing situation. The main ones include flare brass fittings that are recommended for facilities that deal with high water pressure. They are sized to match the outside diameter (OD) of the pipe they are being connected to. Another common type of brass fitting is hose barb
. These fittings are recommended for fixing flexible tubing to plastic or metal tubing. The barbed end brass fitting is pushed into the plastic hose and tightened to secure a seal. Other common types of brass fittings include compression fittings
, needle valves
, and push in fittings. Visit out site to check the full list of brass fittings and select your preferred option.