Industrial Hose Fittings, Couplings & Clamps
Brass Push-On Fittings
Item # 270AT
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Item # 270AT, Tool for Push-On Fittings
Cuts push-on style hose and inserts the fitting.
Built-in cutter slices through 1/4" - 3/4" ID reinforced push-on hose without fraying.
Clamp hose into tool's vice and apply light pressure on handle to drive in the fitting.
Tool has four 7/16" diameter mounting holes for bench mounting
Overall size is 13-1/2" long x 2-3/8" wide x 7" height.
Push-on fittings will properly grip push-on hose only when pushed all the way in, with the cut end of the hose completely concealed by the plastic cap.
Safety Alert: Boss couplings and the steam quick disconnects are the only Dixon couplers recommended for steam service
Trim hose end with smooth square cut
Lubricate either push-on fitting, hose or both.
Insert push-on fitting into hose until first barb is in hose.
Place end of fitting against a flat object (bench, wall, etc.) and grip the hose one inch from end. Push with a steady force until end of hose is covered by yellow plastic cap.
Leaving push-on fitting in place, make a 1" cut in the hose along the barbed end of the fitting.
Be careful not to nick barbs when cutting the hose.
With firm grip on hose, give a sharp downward pull to release the fitting from the hose.