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Old 12-15-2009, 06:54 PM   #21
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Got my disconnects from PPE today. They look great.

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I went with the couplers with female threads so that I could add straight or right-angle barb connectors as required. These also appear to be compatible with the straight-through couplings from McMaster-Carr (but less expensive).

Price of fittings (starting at bottom, going clockwise in photo):

BSTH-4: ST Series Couplers ($6 each)
125HBL-8-8: 1/2" male barbed inserts ($1 each)
129HBL-8-8: 1/2" elbow barbed inserts ($3.25 each)
ST902-12: replacement seals ($0.63 each)
BSTH-N4M: ST series 1/2" male nipples ($2.25 each)
BSTH-N4: ST series 1/2" female nipples ($2.45 each)

Stainless also available in catalog. Made in America (no duty to Canada). Ships UPS or USPS (a must for Canadians).

Total cost for everything in the photo: $67.55. Shipping to Calgary by USPS Priority Mail: $26.90.

Can't wait to try these out.

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Old 12-15-2009, 07:12 PM   #22
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Maybe it's just the lighting, but those don't look like brass in the photo.

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Old 12-15-2009, 07:13 PM   #23
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Maybe it's just the lighting, but those don't look like brass in the photo.
Crappy photo -- sorry. I believe they are all yellow brass fittings.
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Old 12-18-2009, 12:52 AM   #24
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Fluids like wort and water?
Features tab reads:

"Standard materials are steel, 303 stainless steel and brass. The part number prefixes are: S = Steel, SS = Stainless Steel, bS = brass."

These ar s10 series, so min ss 303.
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Old 12-18-2009, 05:24 PM   #25
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http://www.chicompany.net/fittings-c...a1dbb1d66b138e
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Old 12-18-2009, 05:43 PM   #26
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Those are all 1/4" and 3/8" couplings. The prices are decent, but I think most people here are dealing with 1/2" lines.
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There is a thread floating around about SS camlocks that were cheap. We haven't seen any results yet though...
http://www.austinhomebrew.com/produc...ducts_id=12709
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