BSPP (G) threads fit many European style pneumatic components. NITRA® G-thread fittings are available in G1/8 through G1/2 sizes and are designed with a working pressure of -29.5" Hg to 150 psi and a working temperature of 32 to 140°F. G-threaded components are made with strong thermoplastic (PBT) or nickel-plated brass bodies with stainless steel tube gripping claws and an O-ring thread seal. G-thread fittings are available in straight and elbow styles and in 4 to 10mm tubing sizes. Flexible tImage Courtesy of AutomationDirect.comubing is easily connected by simply inserting the tubing end into the fitting. G-thread fittings start at $4.25 for a 5-pack. NITRA pneumatic G-thread flow control (speed controller) valves are available in elbow meter-in or meter-out configurations and are sold in two-packs starting at $11.00. All NITRA pneumatic fittings have a one-year warranty.
IDEM tongue operated safety interlock switches fit to the leading edge of sliding, hinged or lift off machine guards while IDEM hinge interlock safety switches fit to the hinged axis of machine guard doors. Four tongue (key) interlock safety switch mounting sizes, 16.5 mm, 22mm, 30mm and 40mm, are now available with plastic and stainless steel body and head housing options. The full body stainless model is IEC IP69K washdown rated. A selection of stainless steel actuator keys and flexible key options are available. New tongue interlock safety switches start at $29.50. IDEM hinge interlock safety switches are shaft (solid or hollow) or lever hinge interlock operated with plastic body and 316 stainless steel body and head material options (IEC IP69K rated). New IDEM hinge interlock safety switches start at $30.00 and the HC-SS series starts at $90.00.