British BSPP/BSPT and Metric Stainless Steel Fittings
British Standard Pipe (BSPP Parallel Thread and BSPT Tapered Thread) stainless steel British and Metric thread adapter hydraulic fittings are commonly used on equipment manufactured in Europe used in the North American market. These adapters are manufactured using the highest quality SS 316 stainless steel
StainlessSteelfittings.com carries a full line of Bristish BSPP (British Standard Pipe Parallel) and BSPT (British Standard Pipe Tapered) hydraulic fittings for our North American customers.
BSPP is British Standard Pipe that has a parallel (hence the last "P" in BSPP) thread line and seats directly into a cone. BSPT is British Standard Pipe Tapered (the "T" in BSPT) stands for tapered) and tapers a hydraulic connection in much the same was as does NPT or National Pipe Thread fittings.
Often BSPP and BSPT British fittings are found on equipment manufactured in England or in Europe. This is an older thread pattern that is over time being replaced by metric stainless steel thread in Europe. However there are still a significant amount of manufacturers that still use British fittings thread. StainlessSteelFittings.com supplies a full line of British BSPP and BSPT fittings for their line of customers.