WADE. Fittings have been manufactured and distributed for 50 years. So successful has the product been, that Wade Brass has become the generic term for Brass Compression Fittings for engineering purposes. WADE Brass, which is synonymous with durability and reliability, provides a comprehensive range of fittings for both imperial and metric OD tube sizes. These are available in a full range of connecting threads. Through the adoption of a standard body, a variety of tubes of similar and dissimilar material can be connected.
WADE Fittings can be found in general use throughout the following industries: hydraulic, pneumatic automotive, locomotive, LPG, oil and gas, power generation, air conditioning, heating and ventilation.
All the compression fittings are manufactured to BS 2051 Part 2 and from material to all of the following standards:
Bar Parts: BS EN 12164, CW609N
Stampings: BS EN 12164, CW617N
Castings: BS EN 1982, CC491K
Copper Rings: BS EN 12449, CW024A
All compression fittings are complete with nuts and annealed copper rings as standard, for use with copper tube.
The recommended maxiumum working pressures conform to BS 2051 part 1 for temperatures up to 65ºC under vibration free conditions. Please ensure the tube to be used is suitable for the pressures required.