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Sillcock Adapter for Quick Disconnect Fluid Couplings

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053560D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Goodman, HA [+details]

Abstract

A quick-disconnect fluid coupling is essentially a poppet-type valve which is normally closed (shut off) but opens fully when locked to a mating quick-disconnect coupling. A novel device for converting a quick-disconnect fluid coupling into a sillcock is shown above.