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Skin Fittings with Tail

TruDesign Skin Fittings with Tail offers a superior composite thru-hull solution. The body and nut of the Skin Fitting with Tail are molded from glass fiber-reinforced nylon composite.

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Skin Fittings with Tail

Skin Fittings with Tail is a superior composite thru-hull solution for use above the waterline only.

TruDesign Skin Fittings with Tail offers a superior composite thru-hull solution. The body and nut of the Skin Fitting with Tail are molded from glass fiber-reinforced nylon composite. High-strength, high-modulus glass fibers impregnated into the nylon provide significant strength, stiffness, toughness, and dimensional stability. TruDesign Skin Fittings with Tail eliminates metallic fittings’ corrosion and electrical bonding problems. They meet ISO International Standards, ensuring performance in the harsh marine environment.

Molded from glass-reinforced nylon composite. High-strength, high-modulus glass fibers within the nylon composite provide dramatic strength, stiffness, toughness, and dimensional stability. These properties allow a significant weight reduction over metallic fittings.
TruDesign Skin Fittings with Tails eliminates metallic fittings’ corrosion and electrical bonding problems.

TruDesign Skin Fittings with Tails (3/4″ and above) are certified by the International Marine Certification Institute (IMCI) to meet; ISO 9093:2021 Small craft — Seacocks and through-hull fittings.
They are not for use below the water line. For below waterline applications, see our Skin Fittings Threaded or Skin Fittings Recessed product ranges (as a Ball Valve must be directly attached to the Skin Fitting for safety and compliance with marine standards).

FEATURES:

  • Manufactured from a glass-reinforced nylon composite – High strength and lightweight
  • Compatible with all hull types – Can be used on aluminum, steel, wood, or GRP hulls
  • Immune to corrosion and electrolysis – Long life with no concerns over decreased performance due to corrosion
  • Chemical resistant – Impervious to diesel, petrol, and antifouling paints
  • UV resistant – Will not degrade or discolor with ultraviolet light from the sun
  • Long Tail – Hoses can be secured with 2 hose clamps for a strong connection

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