Dixon B2F series 90-degree bevel seat elbow with hex nut sanitary fitting is made of stainless steel 304 and has tube connections. This elbow fitting, also called an "ell," connects tubes at a 90-degree angle to change the direction of flow between pipes or tubes. It has a threaded bevel seat connection on one end and a plain bevel seat connection with a hex nut on the other end for a metal on metal sealing surface. This fitting is made of stainless steel 304 for resistance to corrosion and high temperatures. It has a maximum operating pressure rating of 250 pounds per square inch (psi) at 70 degrees F ambient temperature and meets 3-A Sanitary Standards Number 63-03 for sanitary fittings (authorization number 621). This 90-degree bevel seat elbow with hex nut sanitary fitting is suitable for use in food, beverage, and dairy applications.
Pipe and tube fittings are components used for connecting, terminating, controlling flow, and changing the direction of piping in many different industries. Sanitary fittings are used in the food, beverage, biotech, pharmaceutical, and other sanitary process industries to transport fluids through pipe lines and are available in a range of materials, finishes and shapes. When purchasing fittings, consider the application, as this will affect material type, shape, size, and required durability. Fittings are available threaded or unthreaded, in many shapes, styles, sizes, and schedules (pipe wall thickness).
Dixon Valve & Coupling Company manufactures pipe and hose fittings and accessories. The company, founded in 1916, is headquartered in Chestertown, MD.