RYCO CROCBITE™

Mine Safe Connection System

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Introducing CROCBITE™

Combining extensive industry experience and years of research and development, RYCO is proud to release a cutting edge safe and secure connection system, an Australian innovation that conforms to ISO 6805 as per the requirement of MDG 41. 

The new CROCBITE system uses a segmented flexible “CROCTAIL”
that fully engages the circumference of the connector, ensuring maximum possible holding, and delivering increased safety for personnel.

 

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CROCBITE™ System

CROCBITE female connectors will accept standard DIN 20043 male connectors in sizes DN10 – DN20.This system has been thoroughly evaluated, and has been extensively tested at 1.33 x 420 Bar (560 Bar) to a minimum of 1 million cycles.

 

 

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CROCTAIL

CONTAMINATION RESISTANT – O Ring weather seal provides resistance to the ingress of contamination.

COLOUR CODED – 316 stainless steel CROCTAIL cap is plastic coated for easy visibility of the extraction point, pressure and size identification.

Corrosion resistant stainless steel cable.

Corrosion resistant 316 stainless steel.

 

CROCBITE™ – Mine Safe Connection System

HOSE SIZE ID

CROCBITE FITTING SIZE

MAXIMUM WORKING PRESSURE

IMPULSE CYCLES

CROCBITE NUT OD CROCTAIL LENGTH BACKWARDS COMPATIBLE

DN

inch

mm

Dash

bar

psi

Result

mm

inch

mm

inch

HIGH PRESSURE

6

1/4

10

-10

450

6550

2,000,000 +

31

1.2

65

2.6 Yes *

10

3/8

10

-10

450

6550

2,000,000 +

31

1.2

65

2.6 Yes *

12

1/2

12

-12

450

6550

2,000,000 +

36

1.4

75

3.0 Yes *

19

3/4

20

-20

420

6550

1,000,000 +

44

1.7

95

3.7 Yes ^

25

1

25

-25

420

6100

1,000,000 +

58

2.3

130

5.1

31

1.1/4

32

-32

420

6100

1,000,000 +

70

2.8

160

6.3

38

1.1/2

40

-40

420

6100

1,000,000 +

79

3.1

190

7.5
51 2 50 -50 420 6100 1,000,000 + 95 3.7 210 8.3
63 2.1/2 63 -63 350 5100 1,000,000 + 120 4.7 250 9.8
75 3 75 -75 280 4100 1,000,000 + 130 5.1 300 11.8
HIGH FLOW
51 2 50 -50 350 5100 1,000,000 + 95 3.7 210 8.3
63 2.1/2 63 -63 280 4100 1,000,000 + 120 4.7 250 9.8
76 3 75 -75 215 3100 1,000,000 + 130 5.1 300 11.8

* -10 & -12 CROCBITE male & female can interchange with STAPLELOK
^ -20 CROCBITE female can connect with STAPLELOK male

Why CROCBITE™ ?

  • 420 BAR
  • CANNOT SELF DISENGAGE
  • 1,000,000+ IMPULSE CYCLES
  • ULTRA SLIM – SNAG FREE
  • PRESSURE LOCKING
  • EASY ACCESS
  • EASY TO ASSEMBLE
  • CORROSION RESISTANT
  • CONTAMINATION RESISTANT
  • ROTATIONAL ALIGNMENT
  • RE-USABLE
  • SUPER STRONG
  • STAINLESS STEEL CROCTAIL
  • COLOUR CODED

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RYCO CROCBITE™ Brochure