ApplicationNo. 06/430889 filed on 09/30/1982
US Classes:285/305, ESSENTIAL CATCH285/308With manipulator
ExaminersPrimary: Callaghan, Thomas F.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesF16L 37/086 (20060101)
F16L 37/00 (20060101)
Foreign Application Priority Data1981-11-26 AU
AbstractA hose coupling having a spigot member to be inserted into a socket in the body of the coupling. The member having a pair of legs diverging from a base forming a circumferential portion of the body. The legs engage in a circumferential groove in the spigot, so that by pressing on the circumferential portion the legs diverge to release the spigot.