A barb (or hose barb), which connects flexible hose or tubing to pipes, typically has a male-threaded end which mates with female threads. The other end of the fitting has a single- or multi-barbed tube—a long tapered cone with ridges, which is inserted into a flexible hose.
• Solid Heavy-Duty Brass Construction
• Must be fastened with hose clamps or ferrules.
• Use to attach a low pressure fluid or pneumatic hose to another fitting or machine.