Happy HolidaySs Giveaway - Winners Re-Re-Re-Re-Drawn - 24 hours to Claim!

Get your HBT Growlers, Shirts and Membership before the Rush!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Equipment/Sanitation > looking for a specific fitting
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-05-2010, 05:22 PM   #1
Windsors
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 97
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts

Default looking for a specific fitting

Thought I would give this a try here.

I am looking for a 1/2" male coupling or nipple (1/2" male threads both sides) that has 3/8" threads on the inside of one the ends.

I want to be able to thread this into a 1/2" female coupling that cam on my Plastic Mini brew HLT that I use. i want to be able to make a hrad connection with my HERMS coil inside the tank through these couplings and need threads to go both ways.

Thanks


Bill

__________________
Windsors is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-05-2010, 11:56 PM   #2
GreenMonti
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 1,014
Liked 8 Times on 8 Posts

Default

Get the tools out cause you gonna need to make that fitting. Your other option is to drill the side of your HLT for the HERMS coil.

__________________
GreenMonti is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-06-2010, 12:31 AM   #3
BargainFittings
Sponsor
HBT_SPONSOR.png
Vendor Ads 
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
BargainFittings's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Allen TX
Posts: 1,915
Liked 56 Times on 48 Posts
Likes Given: 5

Default

I suspect you will have to do that or use a conversion fitting to get to the thread you need.

How much slack do you have for the coil in the HLT? Just as well use the reducing coupling and a 3/8" nipple.

Does the 1/2" nipple need to go through the wall of the hlt?

BargainFittings is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need a fitting. crawford Bottling/Kegging 4 02-09-2010 02:47 AM
fitting Wade E Kettles, Mash Tuns, & Hot Liquor Tanks 2 01-08-2010 02:15 AM
Brass fitting ftrombley Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 1 09-01-2009 09:03 PM
Burner LP fitting ? Gabe Equipment/Sanitation 7 02-24-2008 02:32 PM
Fitting help Beer Snob All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 22 02-25-2006 06:46 AM



Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS