Dry break mechanism proven from long years of service in the older Model 60672-1 design QD
Dry break inlet half minimizes fuel spillage during screen check
Special seal design and impregnated Teflon® wear rings facilitate disconnect and swivel capability. Teflon wear rings also reduce side loading of seal, providing better sealing capability than other designs.
Wear rings prevent metal to metal contact (galling) of male and female halves
Military male half adapter has o-ring groove — expensive gasket not needed
Spring loaded thumb latches lock ball sleeve. No locking screws — no tools required. Either latch will keep sleeve in locked position. Provides two independent locks.
Spring load on sleeve in opposite direction of normal hose drag (won’t accidentally be pulled to the unlocked position) — third lock
Safety clip (formerly option X, now standard) — fourth lock
Higher strength check valve actuating fork
CRES (stainless steel) ball race rings utilized on male adapter half. Eliminates aluminium bronze male used on older commercial 60672-1 model.
Female inlets available in 2, 2-½ & 3 inch NPT & BSPP threads
40, 60 & 100-mesh screens available
Male outlet adapters available to mate all military D-1/D-2, 60427, 64348, 1-½ & 2 inch NPT overwing and closed circuit refuelling (CCR) nozzles & 1-½ & 2 inch BSPP overwing nozzles