New Short H-R Fill Adapter

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Fill Adapter for the New Short Halkey-Roberts Valve.

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  • New Short H-R Fill Adapter

    Q:

    My air pump came with an adapter which looks like yours and snaps into my H-K valve but has no internal piece with which to depress the valve spring and allow air to enter. Does your adapter have such an internal valve spring depressor?
    Asked on 9/22/2013 by chas from CO

    7 answers

    • VERIFIED BUYER

      A:

      No, the valve doe not have the cross piece you speak of. Have seen this on
      some adapters, but the pump air pressure is enough to force air in and open
      the valve. Works great.

      Answered on 9/23/2013 by Anonymous
    • VERIFIED BUYER

      A:

      It will work just fine.  Compressed air will push the valve spring down. 

      Answered on 9/23/2013 by Shoot3r from Sealttle
    • VERIFIED BUYER

      A:

      This adaptor may or may not push the spring depressor down, depending upon the height of the valve.  This adaptor twists onto the valve stem to secure it while you inflate through the valve and does sometimes push the depressor down so when you detach it, you have to immediately push on the depressor to stop air from escaping.   This was too long for my valves, so I had to use a hack saw and remove about 1/8" from the end and it fits my valves perfectly.  

      Answered on 9/23/2013 by Anonymous
    • VERIFIED BUYER

      A:

      No. You push and turn the valve before inserting the air pump adapter to keep it open for the initial fill, then close it when it feels full. Then top it off with the valve closed - the air pressure depresses it.

      Answered on 9/22/2013 by Anonymous
    • VERIFIED BUYER

      A:

      The valve is designed to allow air to enter without the internal spring being depressed. None of my adapters engage the spring. The spring is there for deflation purposes.
      Cam
      Sent from my iPad

      Answered on 9/22/2013 by Anonymous
    • Staff Reviewer

      A:

      Chas, sounds like you've got the right adapter for your H-K valve. The adapter doesn't have to push the plunger and spring down; the air pressure from the pump will push it down and let air in. Then when you quit pumping the valve will seal and hold the air in. Booyah!

      Answered on 9/22/2013 by Clyde from NRS
    • VERIFIED BUYER

      A:

      No there is nothing in the middle...
      Sent from my iPhone

      Answered on 9/22/2013 by Anonymous
  • New Short H-R Fill Adapter

    Q:

    Just been issued with an Ark Angel rescue raft.
    The inflation kit as delivered is a bit agricultiral.
    Seeking to fit manifold to inflat 2 chambers at a time.
    So how do I identify whether HR valves are old or new style?
    Asked on 7/10/2013 by See address from Baulkham Hills NSW

    1 answer

  • New Short H-R Fill Adapter

    Q:

    Hello, We have a 10' [ water skeeter ]1 man pontoon raft with hr valves, Q Will this adapter work ? It looks similar to the one we lost..Thanks
    Asked on 6/17/2013 by John from Kennewick WA.

    2 answers

    • VERIFIED BUYER

      A:

      I know this adapter works with the Fish Cat "Cataraft" I own. There are two adapter that are very similar. One will work with both valve, one with only it's own design. Buy a couple of extra ones and use a key ring to secure it to the frame of your raft. People will "borrow" them if they get a chance. RB
      Sent from my iPhone

      Answered on 6/17/2013 by Anonymous
    • Staff Reviewer

      A:

      John, the New Short is the only current Halkey-Roberts valve, but they made others previously. Use our H-R valve ID page to determine the right adapter - http://www.nrsweb.com/repair/hrvalves.asp

      Answered on 6/17/2013 by Anonymous
  • New Short H-R Fill Adapter

    Q:

    When? it is a piece of plastic how can you run out of them?
    Asked on 5/25/2013 by ARATA HAWAIIAN STYLE from BIG SKY, MONTANA

    1 answer

    • Staff Reviewer

      A:

      We are expecting delivery soon, as early as next week. We don't manufacture this product so are at the maker's mercy for delivery. Sorry for the inconvenience.

      Answered on 5/27/2013 by Clyde from NRS
  • New Short H-R Fill Adapter

    Q:

    Hi, I've looked through your reference guide for valves but am still a bit uncertain. My "Halkey Roberts" type valve looks like the new short, but is only stamped with "H3" Is this the new short the correct adapter? Thanks
    Asked on 3/11/2013 by dsrtdady from United States

    1 answer

    • Staff Reviewer

      A:

      Hi, unless the valve matches the characteristics shown on this page - http://www.nrsweb.com/repair/hrvalves.asp - it's not a Halkey-Roberts New Short. Please check with the boat's manufacturer to determine what kind of valve you have. If that doesn't work, send us photos of the valve and we'll try to help identify it.

      Answered on 3/11/2013 by Clyde from NRS
  • New Short H-R Fill Adapter

    Q:

    will this work with the bravo valves on a Scadden Rampage?
    Asked on 3/5/2013 by mike from seattle

    2 answers

    • VERIFIED BUYER

      A:

      Looks like that will be the fitting for your Rampage. I am only going on
      pictures, but it looks like the standard inflatable short valve on your
      Rampage. I have a small Mercury inflatable that had a one-off ex-short
      valve.
      Good luck, Charlie

      Answered on 3/6/2013 by Anonymous
    • Staff Reviewer

      A:

      Hi Mike, I really can't say since I don't have one of those valves here to try the adapter in. You can check out the adapter's measurement here - http://www.nrsweb.com/repair/hrvalves.asp - It's no-risk to get it; you can easily return it if it doesn't work.

      Answered on 3/6/2013 by Clyde from NRS
  • New Short H-R Fill Adapter

    Q:

    Will this work for Innova Sunny?
    Asked on 10/28/2012 by Mo from 1123

    1 answer

    • Staff Reviewer

      A:

      First we need to find out what valve you have in your boat. Please take a look at our valve identification page - http://www.nrsweb.com/repair/valves.asp?tn=70 - to see if you have the H-R New Short.

      Answered on 10/28/2012 by Clyde from NRS
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        5.0

        Short H-R Fill Adaptor

        By NWsteelheadbum

        from Yakima Valley, WA

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • River Rafts

          Comments about New Short H-R Fill Adapter:

          I use the fill adaptor to fill my WaterMaster Kodiak raft. Works great! Much improved over the cheesy sleeves that come with the Wonder Pump.

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          5.0

          item as described

          By Mike

          from Oregon

          About Me Advanced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Outdoor

            Comments about New Short H-R Fill Adapter:

            items arrived quickly

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            5.0

            New Short H-R Fill Adaptor

            By USfiredawg

            from Delta Junction, Alaska

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good for a spare adaptor
            • Nice Quality Adaptor
            • Used for extension hose

            Cons

            • Not for cheaper H-R Valve
            • Not for ChinaKorean H-R

            Best Uses

            • Extension Hose
            • Extra adaptor

            Comments about New Short H-R Fill Adapter:

            I use this product to build an extension hose off my hand pump using vinyl reinforced tubing. These adaptors make life much easier especially if you lose or break one. These are not the "exact" fit for cheaper H-R Valve knock-offs (China/Korea) brands. This adaptor is a bit longer than the cheaper knock-off types which does not fully depress the valve stem for one-way filling; Air will not enter chamber unless additional o-rings are added or shaving H-R adaptor to a shorter length.

            Service and delivery comments:

            Shipping and Delivery was fast considering I live in the Interior of Alaska.

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            5.0

            Works as advertised

            By Art

            from Colorado

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                  Comments about New Short H-R Fill Adapter:

                  Simple device. Works as advertised

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                  4.0

                  Halkey Roberts bayonet adapter

                  By Shoot3r

                  from Sealttle

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Price
                  • WORKS

                  Cons

                  • Could work better

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about New Short H-R Fill Adapter:

                    HK valves have a long shaft with a diaphragm at the bottom. The original bayonet adapter will push the diaphragm and let air in easily. The HK adapter is short and the air pressure from the pump must push the diaphragm open making pumping more difficult. Because diaphragm is not held open I don't believe you can use it to pump air out of the inflatable.

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