Snaplock Cam Lock Couplings

Snaplock Cam Lock Couplings


- Snaplock Cam Lock Fittings


A branded and traceable cam coupling system - Snaplock cam lock couplings are market leading quality you can rely on. Known throughout the UK, Europe and the United States for calibre and reliability, all parts are branded Snaplock on the bodies and/or handles for easy identification. Available in a wide range of sizes, from 1/2 inch to 6 inch.


- Snaplock Body Materials


-Stainless Steel 316 -Brass -Aluminium -Polypropylene -Other materials on request


- Snaplock Seal Materials


The standard coupling is supplied with a BUNA Nitrile seal. The following materials are also readily available EPDM - Viton - Neoprene Black - Teflon Buna & Teflon Viton


- Traceability


Unique heat markings on stainless steel allow traceability from factory to end user. For further information please contact us on 01244 288000


- Cam Lock Applications


Can be used with Stainless Steel Pipe and Stainless Steel Fittings, Polypropylene Fittings, Pump hose. Connect Tanks & Tube that are used to convey liquid, for water cooling. Transportation of multiple types of fuel & chemicals, transporting cosmetics, foodstuffs and adhesives, dyes and pharmaceuticals.


- How does it work?


Coupling connected using the coupler arms and positioning the adaptor into the coupler. The two camlock arms are then closed under hand pressure to complete the seal.


- Snaplock Camlock Couplings Technical Details


Snaplock Camlock Couplings are suitable for carrying liquids, gases, powders and granules. These are probably the simplest and most versatile quick cam and groove coupling available. Interchangeable with other camlock fittings products originally made to MIL-C-27487.


This can include Snaplock coupling stainless steel 2.5 Inch TYPE E250 fitting


- Camlock Fittings Working Pressures Guidelines only PSI (bar)


These working pressures are given for ambient temperatures using Elastomeric seals. Higher temperatures and / or PTFE seals will reduce the pressure rating of the hose fitting. In the case of Polypropylene the maximum working temperature is 70°C and at this temperature the working pressures below must be reduced by 40%.


- Types of Cam Lock Connectors


Aluminium Cam and Groove Couplings are gravity die cast and may be anodised on request, particularly for military contracts. Brass Cam Hose Fittings are forged for 1/2” to 3” and sand cast for all other sizes. Check for other special materials, such as LG1 Gunmetal availability at time of ordering. 316 Stainless Steel Cam and Groove Hose Fittings are investment cast. (316 is equivalent to the DIN reference 1.4404). Polypropylene Cam and Groove Couplings are manufactured from acid resistant 20% glass reinforced Polypropylene.


Cam Lock adaptors are available in the following types:


-Snaplock Coupling A Adaptor Female Thread BSP
-Snaplock Coupling B Coupler Male Thread BSP
-Snaplock Coupling C Adaptor with Hose Tail
-Snaplock Coupling D Coupler Female Thread BSP
-Snaplock Coupling E Adaptor with Hose Tail
-Snaplock Coupling F Adaptor Male Thread BSP
-Snaplock DC Dust Cap
-Snaplock DP Dust Plug