Press Release Summary:
Featuring anti-extrusion TeflonÂ® seals and VitonÂ® O-rings, FD89 - 2000 Series quick-disconnect couplings provide push-to-connect latching and globally interchangeable functionality. Each is machined from 316 stainless steel and conforms dimensionally to ISO 16028. Operating pressure ratings (2,175-5,075 psi) and fluid loss per connection rates (0.006-0.100 cc) depend on size, which ranges from Â¼-2.0 in. - ISO 6.3, 10.0, 12.5, 16.0, 19.0, 25.0, 27.0, 31.5, and 40.0.
Original Press Release:
Eaton FD89 - 2000 Series 316 Stainless Steel Couplings Deliver Non-Spill Connections, Meets Global ISO 16028 Dimensional Requirements
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. ... Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today announced a new series of International Standards Organization 16028 stainless steel quick-disconnect/non-spill couplings featuring standard anti-extrusion Teflon® seals and Viton® O-rings.
"FD89 couplings provide a globally interchangeable solution for a variety of applications that require both corrosion resistance and long product life," explained Joseph E. Dzierwa, Eaton product manager, connectors. "They're machined from 316 stainless steel and conform dimensionally to ISO 16028, which is found in applications including snow plows, marine systems, on and offshore oil and gas rigs, chemical processing operations, clean rooms, and pharmaceutical manufacturing systems."
Eaton FD89 couplings are available in sizes -04, -06, -08, -10, -12, -16, -24, and -32 (1/4" to 2.0" - ISO 6.3, 10.0, 12.5, 16.0, 19.0, 25.0, 27.0, 31.5, and 40.0) with operating pressure ratings ranging from 150 to 350 bar (2,175 to 5,075 psi) depending on size. Fluid loss per connection ranges from 0.006 cc to 0.100 cc, again depending on size.
Eaton's Hydraulics Group is a segment of the company's Industrial Sector. The business is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of a comprehensive line of reliable, high-efficiency hydraulic systems and components for use in mobile and industrial applications. Mobile and industrial markets include agriculture, construction, mining, forestry, utility, material handling, earthmoving, truck and bus, machine tools, molding, primary metals, automotive, power generation, port machinery and entertainment. Eaton's Hydraulics Group provides customer-driven solutions under product names such as Aeroquip®, Boston®, Char-Lynn®, Eaton®, Hydro-Line®, Synflex®, Vickers®, Walterscheid(TM), and Weatherhead®. For more information, visit www.eaton.com/hydraulics.
Eaton Corporation is a diversified power management company with 2009 sales of $11.9 billion. Eaton is a global technology leader in electrical components and systems for power quality, distribution and control; hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment; aerospace fuel, hydraulics and pneumatic systems for commercial and military use; and truck and automotive drivetrain and powertrain systems for performance, fuel economy and safety. Eaton has approximately 70,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 150 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.