You will find on our site air fittings or air hoses equipped with screw fittings that can be of 4 different sizes.
The table below will help you make your choice based on the equipment you own.
|Anglo-Saxon name:||French name:||Outer diameter of the male fitting:||Inner diameter of the female fitting:||Meets on the following hardware:|
|1/8''||5/10||about 9.5 mm||about 8.5 mm||airbrushes: |
Harder & Steenbeck
and almost all airbrushes of Asian origin
Generally, all small dry compressors are equipped with a 1/8" outlet
|1/4''||8/13||about 12.7 mm||about 11.5 mm||- is never found on airbrushes even (too big). |
- is usually found on paint guns.
- is most often found on oil bath compressors and compressors sold in large DIY stores.
- the compressor side fittings of the textile sheathed pipes PAASCHE and Badger are in dimension 1/4''
|Badger||----||about 5.3 mm||about 4.7 mm||airbrushes Badger and Thayer & Chandler|
|PAASCHE||----||about 6.2 mm||about 5.8 mm||airbrushes PAASCHE|