The Red Head Brass Commitment to Quality and Safety in Storz Adapters

Quality and durability are constructed into every Storz adapter from Red Head Brass.

All Storz heads are forged 6061-T6 aluminum to SAE-AMS-QQ-A-367 and ASTM B247. Complies with DIN standards which require that Storz heads must be forged when used in firefighting applications.

All aluminum components are Hardcoat Anodized per MIL-A-8625 Type III, Class 1. Hardcoat provides a durable surface that resists corrosion, abrasion, reduces electrolysis and prevents excessive wear on the threads.

Plain anodize, painted or powder coated finishes are never used.

Red Head Aluminum Storz Adapters: Specifications

Aluminum Storz Adapters shall consist of Storz coupling heads machined from forged 6061-T6 aluminum and adapter components fabricated from seamless extruded 6061-T6 aluminum.

All aluminum components shall be hardcoat anodized per MIL-A-8625 Type III, Class 1.

Threads shall be blunt start Higbee cut with indicators on adjacent lugs. Part identification shall be permanent and stamped or forged prior to hardcoat.

Swivel attachment must be stainless steel ball or 6269-T9 aluminum roller bearings, not swaged.

All 4", 5" and 6" adapters shall include a stainless steel external spring-loaded lock.

Storz gaskets shall be molded Buna-N rubber. Face gaskets shall be lathe cut ozone free EPDM or synthetic rubber.

Adapters and components must meet the requirements of NFPA 1963.

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