More About Brass Hose Barb Fittings; 3/8"x1/2" Barb x MPT Connector Lead Free Brass Hose Barb x MPT Connectors Barbs designed to fit Inside Diameter of Tube and Hose MPT or Male NPT Tapered Pipe Threads 1000's of Uses, Food, Beverage, Water, Marine, Auto, Aviation, Hydroponics & More Brass Hose Barb Fittings
are a typically used for Water, Oil, Gas and air applications among others. The Barb is designed to fit the Inside Diameter (i.d.) of Tubing and Hose
. A Brass Hose Barb Fitting
is characterized by the presence of angled barbs that grab and hold on the I.D. of a Tubing and Hose. Brass Hose Barb Fittings
are typically secured by using Stainless Steel Stepless Oetiker Clamps
and a special pincer style Oetiker Pincer Pliers
or Stainless Steel Hose Clamps
which are secured using a nut driver or screwdriver.
- First thread the fitting in using Teflon Tape.
- Next slide your Oetiker Clamps Over the Tubing.
- Next Slide Your Tubing or Hose Over The Brass Hose Barb Fitting.
- Lastly, use a pair of Oetiker Pincer Pliers To pinch and secure the Oetiker Clamp to the Tubing and Barb.