Bridgeports Team Done That saves the day for large Texas contractor faced with delay in finding right fitting for construction projectNovember 30, 2016
STRATFORD, Conn. (Nov. 28, 2016) - While constructing a multi-story parking deck, a large contractor in Texas was having difficulty finding and installing a properly sized fitting listed for concrete encasement of Jacketed MC-PCS cable. The fitting the contractor was using was damaging the conductors during installation. That’s when a member of Bridgeport’s ‘Team Done That’ sprang...Read More
Pipe plugs and stoppers are in use globally for a large variety of applications. This includes leak testing, weld purging, debris stopping and pipe freezing for repair or maintenance work for thousands of different industries.
Manufacturing a wide range of plugs and stoppers of up to two meters in diameter, Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT®’s Pipestoppers® Division will ensure that...Read More
Featuring multilobed seal for redundant protection against leakage, LQ2 Series Quick Disconnect Coupling offers lasting shape retention during extended periods of connection. With reduced pressure drops of average 34 percent, device optimizes liquid cooling system performance. Providing highest-flow capacity 1/8-inch connectors in the liquid cooling industry, couplings allow one-handed operation in tight spaces like server racks of large data centers.Read More
Available in 1 ½” and 2” size fittings, Clean Ream Plus Plastic Pipe Fitting Reamers provide less downtime. Engineered to deliver 250 or more reams, units provide quick and easy removal of pipe and solvent cement residue to salvage fittings for reuse. Saving time and material, product eliminates the need of replacing entire sections of pipe.Read More
Constructed of 316 stainless steel, 4QSS liquid-tight fittings suit food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industry applications. These UL-Listed fittings, which securely connect flexible metallic electrical conduit, completely seal off liquids, vapors, and solids. With pronounced threads, nickel-plated ferrule maximizes surface contact to ensure pull-out protection and prevention of tight bend conduit pop-out. Trade sizes range from 3/8–2 in., and body designs include straight, 45°, and 90°. Read More
Click-N-Seal fitting ensures leak-free and secure seal rated up to 2,500 psi Danbury, Conn. – The Type S ferrule for 10-32 conical ports with a Click-N-Seal fitting from Diba Industries, Inc. is pressure rated up to 2,500 psi, making it ideal for many liquid chromatography applications. The connection system provides a secure, tool-free way to connect 1/16” OD PEEK™ tubing into a 10-32...Read More
Offered with option of BSP and NPT threads, Series 6000 features 1-piece metal collet that provides optimized gripping strength. Units are 100% electrolytic nickel-plated and allow frequent connections/disconnections that can be done with one hand. With Teflon ring on male thread ensuring perfect seal between 2 threads, Sprint® and Pro-fit® models provide reliability, even when used with non-flat surfaces. Fittings come in tube external diameters ranging from 3–16 mm and 1/8–½ in. Read More
Manufactured in CF8M (316 SS), pulling elbows are designed for use with rigid conduit. These products, which make wiring pulls at 90° bends in conduit system, can assist in instances of sharp bends and allow straight pull in either direction. Each pulling elbow comes with Type 316 SS cover, neoprene gasket, and Type 316 SS screws.
Available in 1 1/2" and 2" sizes, Viega PEX Press 45-degree elbows feature Viega's patented Smart ConnectR feature, which allows water to flow past an unpressed fitting. Suitable for use in commercial applications, Viega PEX Press is molded from Radel-RR, a superior plastic material. Factory assembled with attached stainless steel sleeves with three view holes, 45-degree elbows can be used with all Viega tubing, including: ViegaPEXTM, ViegaPEX Ultra, and Viega FostaPEXR. Read More
Suitable for food and beverage market, T&B’s 45- and 90-degree elbows and 12-inch nipples, comes in both Type 304 and Type 316 stainless steel. Resistant to extreme corrosion and chemicals, Type 304 stainless steel has five times the service life and Type 316 stainless steel eight times the service life. Presented with National Pipe Thread for easy installation, stainless steel conduit and fittings are durable, sturdy, easy to install and low in maintenance. Read More
Bimed cable glands secure wire or cable to electrical equipment while providing strain relief as well as protection from dust, dirt, and liquids. In addition to being used conjunction with cable and wiring throughout electrical instrumentation and automation system industries, these products support use as sealing and termination device. Rated to IP68, cable glands come in metric (M12–M63), Pg (PG7–PG48), and NPT (3/8–1 in.) thread sizes and with brass or plastic housings.
New manufacturing facility in McPherson, Kan. has capacity to produce millions of Viega MegaPress and MegaPressG fittings. WICHITA, Kan. - Viega announced that production of Viega MegaPress and MegaPressG carbon steel press fittings began at its manufacturing facility in McPherson, Kan. Viega broke ground for the 80,000-square-foot manufacturing addition to its McPherson campus in November...Read More
Available in ½, ¾, and 1 in. trade sizes, Mighty-Seal® 250-RT2XL fittings provide contractors with enough threads to attach to thick-wall (3/8+ in.), non-metallic combiner boxes while sill leaving enough threads afterwards for optional grounding bushing. Compression style connector is designed with internal sealing ring and knockout gasket that create raintight seal when connecting EMT to box or enclosure. Primary construction is of die cast zinc, and ball burnished finish is mirror smooth. Read More
Available in multiple pole configurations ranging from 2–12 poles, Front Mount M12 Circular Receptacles are designed for thread mount applications that need specific keyway orientations due to space constraints. Units allow keyway to be freely rotated to any orientation required by adjusting connector and front lock nut. Offered in both PG9 and M16 mounting thread options, UL listed receptacles are rated IP67 for reliable connectivity in harsh environments. Read More
Includes Events in the US Asia Southampton, Pa. — AdvantaPure plans to exhibit its biopharma and pharmaceutical fluid transfer products at several upcoming industry shows this summer and fall. Each event offers personal contact that allows customers and suppliers to discuss processes, requirements and new developments in fluid flow applications. AdvantaPure’s trade show appearances...Read More
Used for power, fluid, and data transfer, multi-passage rotary unions are designed with DuraSeal™ elastomeric sealing materials and meet needs of industrial/commercial applications requiring rotary sealing device with 2–12 passages. Products provide seal sets between stationary connections and rotating equipment, while independent passages permit flow of same or different media into and out of rotating equipment. In most cases, each passage requires isolation from others. Read More
Blocking pipes in order to carry out routine maintenance, repair work, leak testing or even for weld purging is easy with Pipestoppers Nylon Plugs. The Pipestoppers Division of Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT manufacture these low cost, light weight Nylon Plugs for a variety of applications from 0.5 to 6” (12 to 150 mm). Ron Sewell, Chairman for HFT said: “Our Nylon Plugs service a...Read More
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Most people are unaware that less than a quarter mile from the South Pole lie some of the world's most powerful radio telescopes. Running year-round, they scan the sky observing very faint light from the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB). The CMB is the oldest light visible in the Universe, a remnant glow from the very early times when the Universe was much hotter and...Read More
Made of blue ABS flat cap, clear polycarbonate body, and latex-free silicone valve which minimizes back flow, Tuohy Borst Adapters are EtO and Steam sterilization compatible. Units feature male luer connector with spin lock, which provides easy method of connection and minimizes tubing kinks during assembly. Offered in 2 FR, 4 FR, and 8 FR, adapters are available with variety of guide wire accessories to fit project needs. Read More
Reducing tees are available for MegaPress® and MegaPressG systems, which are used for joining ½–2 in., schedule 5–40 black iron pipe. Reducing tees come in 1 ¼ x 1 ¼ x ½ in. and 1 ¼ x 1 ¼ x ¾ in. (P x P x P) models, and reducing adapters come in 1 ¼ x 1 ¼ x ¾ in. and 1 ¼ x 1 ¼ x 1 in. (P x P x FPT) models. Whille MegaPress suits hydronic heat, chilled water, compressed air, fire sprinkler systems, low pressure steam, and vacuum lines, MegaPressG serves fuel oil and natural gas applications.