Press Release Summary:
O-Rings for metric tube fittings help minimize proliferation and promote leak-free connections. They are available in NBR, EPDM, HNBR, and FKM for all ISO 6149 sizes ranging from 6.1-56.6 mm ID. Typical uses include hydraulic lines, fuel and coolant lines in diesel engines, and other applications requiring seals that resist both extrusion forces and hydraulic media.
Original Press Release:
O-Rings Meet ISO 6149 Metric Tube Fittings Requirements
December 29, 2003, LEXINGTON, KY - Parker Hannifin now provides a full selection of o-rings engineered to meet the sealing requirements of ISO 6149 metric tube fittings. The ISO 6149 standard was created to minimize the proliferation of port connection designs and to promote leak-free connections. The Parker o-rings are dimensionally optimized to perform in ISO 6149 tube fitting designs. Typical uses for these elastomer o-rings include hydraulic lines, fuel and coolant lines in diesel engines, and other applications requiring seals that resist both extrusion forces and hydraulic media. Parker's o-rings for ISO 6149 metric tube fittings are available in NBR, EPDM, HNBR, FKM, and other polymer materials. O-rings are available for all ISO 6149 sizes, ranging in size from 6.1 mm to 56.6 mm inside diameter. Many parts are in stock for immediate delivery.
For more information about Parker's o-rings for meeting the ISO 6149 requirements for metric tube fittings, visit www.parker.com, or call the company's technical services line at 800-C-PARKER and request Parker Application Bulletin No. 5733
Parker Hannifin Corp., O-Ring Division
2360 Palumbo Drive
Lexington, KY 40509