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Old 06-19-2012, 08:12 PM  
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Hi all, is there a difference between air and gas quick connect fittings? thanks

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Old 06-20-2012, 06:06 AM  
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I doubt quick connects are even legal to use on gas in most places.
Flared fittings only around here.

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Old 06-20-2012, 07:01 AM  
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I had a large bottle installed yesterday for my grill and smoker. The installer put in one quick disconnect cause he didn't have two. Looks very similar to an air fitting, but I don't know the difference. It was installed with copper from the bottle to the tee which looked like galvanized. I'll have to look closer when I get home.
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Old 06-20-2012, 05:13 PM  
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I think the main difference is in the psi rating.
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The difference is, the ones for gas have a csa aproval for the gas it is to be used with.

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