New Product - Quick disconnect Female x Garden Hose Thread

Homebrew Talk - Beer, Wine, Mead, & Cider Brewing Discussion Forum

Help Support Homebrew Talk - Beer, Wine, Mead, & Cider Brewing Discussion Forum:

Bobby_M

Vendor and Brewer
HBT Sponsor
Joined
Aug 3, 2006
Messages
26,698
Reaction score
6,935
Location
Whitehouse Station
1671162593569.png

1671162614042.png



All four configurations are here... BrewHardware.com - High end, practical homebrewing hardware, accessories and ingredients for making beer, wine, mead, and cider.
 

doug293cz

BIABer, Beer Math Nerd, ePanel Designer, Pilot
Staff member
Mod
HBT Supporter
Joined
May 14, 2014
Messages
13,814
Reaction score
10,923
Location
Renton
Do these disconnects (specifically the female ends) block flow when separated, or not?

Brew on :mug:
 

Broken Crow

Ale's what cures 'ya
Joined
Oct 12, 2020
Messages
976
Reaction score
1,092
Nice to see! Though I'm still holding out hope to find a SS female garden-hose to 1/2" NPT adapter so I can keep brass out of my system.... No pressure; I know if anyone can source or produce them it'll likely be you, but I do get the low demand thing.
:)
EDIT: On second thought; That female you just listed might just be what I need!

Another EDIT: I wonder if automated law-enforcement AI's scanning the web might flag "That female you just listed might just be what I need!" ? :p
 
Last edited:

matt_m

Supporting Member
HBT Supporter
Joined
Oct 6, 2017
Messages
1,444
Reaction score
714
Damn you. Seriously tempted to order these for my household garden hoses and get away from the cheap quick connects that corrode and leak within a year or two from the chlorine.
 

sodbuster

Well-Known Member
Joined
Jul 21, 2022
Messages
49
Reaction score
14
Location
Ohio
In a nutshell, all of our BLQDs share the following features:

  1. 304 Stainless Steel construction with high temperature silicone seals.
  2. The male part of the QD set has a full 1/2" ID. The only areas of restriction are on the back side of the fitting such as on the 1/2" hose barb.
  3. Unlike camlocks, we cannot guarantee cross vendor compatibility on these. These are being distributed by quite a few retailers but as you would expect, the manufacturer is not ethically willing to divulge the full list.
  4. Note that NONE of these QDs have valved shut offs when disconnected. While such a feature does have its benefits, they have no place in high flow plumbing as they provide significant restriction and turbulence.
 

Latest posts

Top