172C-0606 Dixon Valve Brass Compression Fitting - Male Branch Tee - 3/8" Tube Size x 3/8" Pipe Thread

  • $8.47
Advantages:
  • No flaring, soldering or other preparation of tubing necessary to assemble.
  • Manufactured for low and medium pressure tubing connection work where excessive vibration or tube movement is not involved.
Specifications:
  • Reference SAE 060425 BA.
  • Underwriter's Laboratories listed for flammable liquid. Compression fittings meet functional requirements of SAE J-512 and ASA.
Assembly Instructions:
  • Slide nut, then sleeve onto tubing. The thread end of the nut must face out.
  • Insert the tube into the fitting. Be sure the tube is bottomed on the fitting shoulder.
  • Assemble nut to body, and tighten hand-tight. Then follow the number of wrench turns as indicated in the table to the right.
Fitting Size Tube Size Turns Required to Seal from Hand-Tight
60C Series with Soft Metal Tubing 60PT Series with Thermoplastic Tubing
2 1/8" 1-1/4" -
3 3/16" 1-1/4" -
4 1/4" 1-1/4" 2
5 5/16" 1-1/4" 2
6 3/8" 2-1/4" 2
8 1/2" 2-1/4" 2
10 5/8" 2-1/4" 2
12 3/4" 2-1/4" 2
14 7/8 2-1/4" -
Part Number Tube Size Pipe Thread Material Weight (Lbs)
172C-0202 1/8" 1/8" Brass 0.0560
172C-0302 3/16" 1/8" Brass 0.0647
172C-0402 1/4" 1/8" Brass 0.0500
172C-0404 1/4" 1/4" Brass 0.0871
172C-0602 3/8" 1/8" Brass 0.1130
172C-0604 3/8" 1/4" Brass 0.1200
172C-0606 3/8" 3/8" Brass 0.1500
172C-0806 1/2" 3/8" Brass 0.2345