Brake Fitting Torque
|Publication Date:||1 July 2017|
Note: Nothing in this standard supercedes applicable laws and regulations.
Note: In the event of conflict between the English and domestic language, the English language shall take precedence.
Purpose. The purpose of this test is to provide data to help establish a tightening specification for brake tube nuts.
Applicability. This procedure applies to all threaded brake fittings.
Remarks. This procedure is concerned with the initial tightening of threaded brake fittings. It does not address the issues of loosening and retightening of the fitting or the properties of sealant compounds applied to the threads.