Compressed Air Fittings - Connecting Compressors with Air Tools
Most air compressors out the box will come with a female 1/4" BSP (British Standard Pipe) thread. Which looks like this:
Below are 3 arrangements for the compressor outlet:
First one: 1/4" push-in fitting (1) going into nylon hose tubing (2)
Second one: 1/4" male hose adaptor (3) going into hose (4) with worm / jubilee clip (5)
Third one: 1/4" female coupling (7) going into a male coupling (6)
1 = Male stud
2 = Nylon hose
3 = Hose connector
5 = Jubuliee Clips
7 = Adaptors
Below is a quick release coupling arrangement for the other end of the hose going into your tools.
In this case its an air blow off tool (A) using an all in one female coupling with hose adaptor (C).
Male adaptor (B). Hose clip (D). Hose (E)
D = Jubuliee Clip