Bung for securing flexible tubes

JK Microtechnology Limited (2002) Bung for securing flexible tubes. .

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A fixing for the attachment of a flexible tube 9 within an aperture 6 of a structure 5, comprises a bung 1 with an external taper 3 and a shoulder 2 such that upon application of a tensile load the bung is drawn into the aperture, causing the tube to be gripped between the taper of the bung and an internal taper 7 of the aperture. The bung may have a hole concentric with the axis of the bung, or may be solid.

Item Type:Patents
Additional Information:UK Patent Application GB2375150A
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Khalid, Dr Ata
Authors: Khalid, A., and Luck, J.L.
Subjects:T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Engineering > Electronics and Nanoscale Engineering

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