Eaton Quick Disconnect Couplings

EHA501 - MEDIUM DUTY AIR

Overview & Features

In the hydraulic product line, Eaton offers the ISO 16028 Standard Flat Face (FF) Series line of Quick Disconnect Couplings. The newly redesigned Flat face couplings offer several competitive advantages. Connect to Eaton FF couplings – a top performing coupling for better productivity, fuel efficiency and reliability.

Features

  • Higher working pressure: Exceeds ISO 16028 with higher operating pressure up to 400 bar
  • Higher flow rates! Exhibits 17-30% higher flow rates than previous versions
  • A whole new level of corrosion resistance: Up to 1000 hours corrosion resistance with environment friendly coating (nickel free)
  • Connect under residual pressure up to 350 bar with optional FFCUP plug. Standard version to connect under lower residual pressure
Where Used
Aerospace
Applications:
  • Medium Pressure Air Transfer
Buildings
Applications:
  • Medium Pressure Air Transfer
Food and beverage
Platforms:
  • In-Plant Processing
Applications:
  • Medium Pressure Air Transfer
Government
Applications:
  • Medium Pressure Air Transfer
Machine building
Platforms:
  • CNC Machining
  • Metal /Hydro Forming
  • Metal Stamping and Shearing
Applications:
  • Hydraulic Circuits and General Fluid Conveyance
Marine
Applications:
  • Medium Pressure Air Transfer
Material Handling
Platforms:
  • Plastics
Applications:
  • Hydraulic Circuits and General Fluid Conveyance
Mining, metals and minerals
Platforms:
  • Ball Mill
  • Coal Mill
  • Continuous Miner
  • Conveyors
  • Excavator
  • Exploration Drill Rig
  • Foundry Casting
  • Highway Vocational Truck
  • Longwall Mining System
  • Mobile Crusher
  • Off-Highway Dump Truck
  • Reclaimer
  • Rope Shovel
  • Semi-Continuous Mining System
  • Shuttle Car
  • Stacker
  • Stationary Crusher
  • Steel Mill Furnaces
  • Surface Drill Rig
  • Wheel Loader
Applications:
  • Hydraulic Circuits and General Fluid Conveyance
  • Medium Pressure Air Transfer
Mobile machinery and equipment
Platforms:
  • 0-40 hp
  • 100+ hp
  • 40-100 hp
  • Aerial Work Platforms (Scissor & Boom)
  • All hp
  • Backhoe Loader
  • Biomass Processing
  • Combines
  • Compactor
  • Concrete Pump
  • Crane
  • Crawler Dozer
  • Defoliating Equipment
  • Delimers
  • Excavator
  • Feller Bunchers
  • Forwarders
  • Irrigation Systems
  • Lift Trucks
  • Loaders
  • Paver
  • Row Crop Planters
  • Self-Propelled Forage Harvesters
  • Self-Propelled Sprayers
  • Self-Propelled Windrowers
  • Skid Steer Loader
  • Skidders
  • Specialty Harvesting
  • Stump Grinders and Wood Chippers
  • Telehandler
  • Tractors - 2WD:
  • Tractors - 4WD:
  • Tree Harvesters
  • Trimming Equipment
  • Wheel Loader
  • Yarders
Applications:
  • Hydraulic Circuits and General Fluid Conveyance
Oil and gas
Platforms:
  • Balers
  • Downstream: Petrochemical
  • Downstream: Refining (Ethanol/ Biodiesel)
  • Midstream: Terminal Operations (unrefined gas and liquids)
  • Upstream: Offshore (fixed or floater) Equipment Handling
  • Upstream: Onshore Drilling Operations
Applications:
  • Hydraulic Circuits and General Fluid Conveyance
  • Medium Pressure Air Transfer
Pharmaceuticals
Applications:
  • liquid Cooling
Rail
Applications:
  • Medium Pressure Air Transfer
Renewables
Platforms:
  • Combined Heat & Power (CHP)
  • Pumped Storage
Applications:
  • Medium Pressure Air Transfer
Utilities
Applications:
  • Medium Pressure Air Transfer
Vehicles
Platforms:
  • Dump
  • Heavy Duty On-Highway
  • Medium Duty On-Highway
  • Pick-Up and Delivery (LTL)
  • Refuse Truck
  • Trailers
  • Transit Mixer
  • Wrecker/Recovery
Applications:
  • Hydraulic Circuits and General Fluid Conveyance
Value Propositions
  • OEM
  • Distributor
  • End User

Value Proposition Statement

New advanced Flat Face coupling offers top performing flow rates in the market. With up to 30% higher flow rates when compared to previous versions, this newly design FF coupling reduces fuel / energy consumption significantly.

  • OEM
  • Distributor
  • End User

Value Proposition Statement

Eaton’s FF Series offers higher operating pressures compared to some other manufacturers
Allows for an increase in design versatility
One product can be used in a variety of different applications
The FF Series is laser marked with a part number and date code.
Allows for lot traceability
The FF Series is available on a global basis
Manufacturers with a  global footprint can purchase the product locally
Eaton offers a one stop shop for your complete flush face series coupling requirements
Decreases the # of PO’s that need to be issued
Decreases your freight costs
The series features multiple seal options
Both carbon steel and stainless steel options are available
Eaton provides local support and engineering capabilities to aid our distributors in their efforts to resell the FF Series
Prototyping and specials available around the world
Product inventoried locally around the world
Knowledgeable support before and after the sale
The FF Series is laser marked with a part number.
This enables part identification in the field that can lead to aftermarket sales.
Eaton offers a longer warranty period than some competitors for the FF Series (three years)(NAM)
This reduces the cost of ownership
The FF Series is also available in stainless steel
This reduces the cost of ownership due to its resistance when exposed to harsh environmental conditions.
The FF Series color coding feature for the male and female halves reduces the chance of line crossing and contamination
The FF Series sleeve lock feature comes standard and decreases the chance of accidental disconnection
Eaton’s Distribution Network makes the FF Series available globally to decrease equipment downtime

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