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1. (WO2017157412) WATER-TAP CONNECTOR, WATER-TAP CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY, AND WATER-TAP ARRANGEMENT

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/157412    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2016/055422
Publication Date: Fri Sep 22 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Tue Mar 15 00:59:59 CET 2016
IPC: F16L 15/00
Applicants: HUSQVARNA AB
Inventors: RENNER, Thomas
Title: WATER-TAP CONNECTOR, WATER-TAP CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY, AND WATER-TAP ARRANGEMENT
Abstract:
The underlying invention in particular is directed to a water- tap connector (1) for coupling a water tap to a hose. The water, comprises a tap coupling segment (2) configured for being coupled with a water tap (15); and a hose coupling segment (3) configured for being coupled with a hose coupling fitting of a water hose, wherein the tap coupling segment (2) comprises a threaded portion (6), and wherein subseguent to an axially inner end (8) of the threaded portion (6) a sealing section (9) is provided. The sealing section comprises a first and second annular sealing surface (10, 11). The first annular sealing surface (10) extends between the second annular sealing surface (11) and the axially inner end (8) of the threaded portion (6) over a predefined minimum axial width (W1), and the first and second annular sealing surfaces (10, 11) are arranged at a predefined intermediate angle (a) to each other, the predefined angle (a) amounting less than 180°.