API ADAPTORS

Bottom Loading (API) Adaptor is the accessory which ensures the safe connection of the Road Tanker with the loading station and is also the intermediate closure between the stored fuel and the environment. The KFE has the adaptor SK10600 which is designed and constructed to exceed the requirements of the European standard EN13308. The adaptor SK10600 has simple and reliable construction of quality materials thus ensuring long service and easy maintenance. Available in variants with and without actuator handle as with the presence or non-presence of sight glass.

KFE has Bottom Loading Adaptors under API standardization and EN13308. It is distinguished by its simple and reliable construction which ensures trouble free operation and simple maintenance. There are variations with and without handle and with and without visual level indicator. They are supplied with protective cover K2.

SK10600 - API Adaptor for Bottom Loading & Unloading

Product Description

Based on the experience of KALYMNOS in producing liquid fuel transport equipment, the SK10600 API adaptor, covers the demands of the EN13083:2001 European Standard and offers unrivalled safety and operational features.
– Robust Construction of the shell made of hardened aluminium alloy tested for shell strength at 25 bar.

– TTMA 4” Flange 8 bold fixing for secure fastening.

– Two Stage fixed metallic lever gives extra long service life and offer excellent durability.

– Conforms to European Standard EN 13083:2001+A1:2013 and API RP 1004:2003 for total compatibility with API couplers.

– Viton Seals are standard for problem free service with high octane unleaded petrol and additives.

– Hydrodynamic internal design minimizes pressure drop for high flow rates and minimizes unloading cycle.

– Sight Glass for positive fuel level identification.

– Stainless Steel internal parts for durability.

Technical Data

MWP: 500 kPa
Maximum Flow Rate: 2500 lt/min
Test Pressure: 775 kPa
Adaptor Weight: 4.8 kgr

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The Cap of the API Adaptor is not just to protect it from dust or scratches. It is the essential and necessary final safeguard to prevent fuel spillage in the environment. KFE offers the K2 Cap which is made of aluminum and bearing Viton seal. The repositioning of the K2 Cap after each use of SK10600 API Adaptor is a mandatory for the safe transportation of fuel and meeting the requirements of LGBF tank transport.

K2 - API Dust Cap

Product Description

Simple design and robust construction K2 API dust cap is suitable for all API 1004 adaptors.

– Robust Construction of cap made of aluminium alloy with brass cam.

– Conforms EN 16249:2013 European standard in design, construction and test procedures.

– Securing Chain with stainless steel ring fitted as standard for permanent attaching to API adaptor.

– Suitable for SK10600 API adaptor.

– Brass Cam for reducing wear and corrosion protection.

– Covering LGBF tank truck requirements for a sealing device at the end of each pipe according to ADR §6.8.2.2.2

Technical Data

Cap Weight: 1.0kg

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K2 Design View

To unload to the fuel delivery point we must connect the API Adaptor with the delivery hose. KFE has a variety of Gravity Discharge Couplers in sizes from 2″ to 4″. Additionally are available special variants with sight glass to secure confirmation of the end of the delivery. In the event that the API Adaptor comes without actuator handle the special coupler K3 can be used with integrated actuator handle.

K4 - API Gravity Unloading Coupler

Product Description

Durable construction and high flow design make this coupler the ideal choice for gravity unloading where API 1004 adaptors are present. It comes with cock for sample taking.

– Robust Construction of the shell made of aluminium alloy.

– Designed in accordance to EN 13315:2002 European standard in coupler design and test procedures.

– Brass Cams reduce wear on API nose.

– Components eliminates corrosion.

– Cock for sample taking.

– Couples with all API 1004 adaptors.

Technical Data

Test Pressure: 75kPa
Coupler Weight: 1.8 kg

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K3 - API Gravity Unloading Coupler with Handle

Product Description

Durable construction and high flow design make this coupler the ideal choice for gravity unloading where API 1004 adaptors are present. It comes with actuating handle as long as with cock for sample taking.

– Robust Construction of the shell made of aluminium alloy.

– Designed in accordance to EN 13315:2002 European standard in coupler design and test procedures.

– Brass Cams reduce wear on API nose.

– Durable actuating mechanism with stainless steel components eliminates corrosion.

– Cock for sample taking.

– Couples with all API 1004 adaptors.

Technical Data

Test Pressure: 75kPa
Coupler Weight: 2.7kg

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