This SAE Aerospace Standard (AS) establishes the requirements for bite type sleeves for use with 24° cone flareless fluid connection fittings per AS18280.
Sleeves shall be furnished in the types and styles designated by the applicable, AS, MS and other engineering standard drawings. It is intended to serve as a procurement specification for the fittings described herein and in Section 6.
Test and other requirements for bite-type sleeve assemblies have been transferred from AS18280 to AS18280/1. Make-up of test specimens has been clarified. Requirements for 316 sleeves have been added and passivation requirements for 17-4PH sleeves corrected. Specification and standard numbers have been updated where required.