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What is a pol connector?

A POL gas fitting (POL fitting) is an LPG gas connection fitting typically used on LPG (propane) gas cylinders. POL fittings can be found on larger size home gas bottles, as well as on BBQ gas bottles. POL is the acronym for the company that first made the valve fittings - Prest-O-Lite.

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Also asked, what is a pol outlet?

A POL valve (originally for Prest-O-Lite) is a gas connection fitting used on LPG cylinders. The oldest standard for such connections, it was developed by the Prest-O-Lite company, hence the name. It is still the most common such fitting in some countries such as Australia.

Additionally, what is a 10% POL valve? Cylinder Multi-Valve is a 10% valve, indicating a full tank through its bleeder valve when the tank is filled with 100 lbs. propane gas, allowing ample room for liquid expansion in warm weather.

Then, what are the different types of propane fittings?

Connector types

Name Standard Nominal diameter
POL US (G.9) EN 15202 0.880"
POL-WS (G.10) EN 15202 0.880"
Primus (G.32) EN 15202 14.0 mm
QCC Type 1 (G.9) EN 15202 1-5/16"

What is a Type 1 propane connector?

The Type 1 fitting uses the threads on the outside of the tank valve to connect the pigtail hose to the propane cylinder. This fitting is used on the tank-side end of RV Pigtail Hoses, which connect the propane tank to the propane regulator.

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