Fittings, 24 Degree Cone Flareless, Fluid Connection, 5000 psi
|Publication Date:||1 May 1996|
This SAE Aerospace Standard (AS) establishes the requirements for 24° cone flareless fluid connection fittings and nuts and bite type flareless sleeves (see Section 6) for use in aircraft fluid systems at an operating pressure of 5000 psi for the fittings and nuts and 3000 psi for the bite type sleeves.
Fittings shall be furnished in the types and styles designated by the applicable AS, MS, NAS, or other engineering part standard drawings. This specification includes the same requirements for flareless fittings used with bite type sleeves that appear in MIL-F-18280 except for updated materials and process specifications and industry coordinated general improvements. It also includes requirements for machined acorn fitting ends. It is intended to serve as a procurement specification for the fittings described herein, and in Section 6. The requirements for bite type sleeves are given in AS4444/1.