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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Swivel Connectors fit 2-6 in. diameter flexible hose.

April 30, 2015

Made from high-strength polyurethane, Flex-Tube® Swivel Connectors are designed to connect multiple lengths of hose and create single kink-resistant hose that is over 50 ft long. Units feature smooth, tapered interior to assure optimal material and air flow. When used with Flex-Tube® coextruded polyurethane hose which has ABS helix wear strip, connectors minimize twisting and flex fatigue. Connectors are available in 2, 2 ½, 3, 4, and 6 in. diameters. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Material Handling & Storage

Elastic Claw Couplings extend service life of drive systems.

April 29, 2015

Available in 10 sizes made of nodular cast iron, Flender N-Bipex Couplings feature optimized cam and elastomer geometry. Elastomers are available in 3 different shore hardnesses, and allow couplings to be used across temperature range of -50 to +100°C without compromising nominal torque. Adjacent cam ring made of high-grade polyurethane has facility for sufficient load dependent deformation, while remaining in designated position under all conditions, resulting in minimized wear. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Single-Use Sterile Manifold Adapters create closed systems.

April 22, 2015

Offered in gamma and high-temperature versions, AseptiQuik® Tee and Cross Manifold Adapters provide flexibility for biopharmaceutical manufacturers by enabling onsite connection of standard sub-assemblies to create wide array of customized single-use systems. Units mate with genderless AseptiQuik G series connectors without need for clamps or fixtures. Adapters are suited for transferring valuable media in single-use bag and tubing assemblies, cell banking systems, bioreactors, and mixers. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Material Handling & Storage

Latchless Couplings suit liquid cooling applications.

March 18, 2015

With rugged metal housing, redundant sealing, and latchless design, RPLQ4 Series is intended for rack mounted liquid cooling applications. Non-spill shutoff valves allow hot swappable connections without drips, protecting valuable electronics. Offered with ¼ and 3/8 in. terminations in SAE and NPT configurations, color-coded quick-disconnect couplings are constructed from chrome-plated brass, polysulfone, and stainless steel materials that ensure chemical compatibility. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Insulation Couplings target metric-sized pipes.

March 10, 2015

Available for metric-sized polypropylene pipe systems, including Aquatherm Blue Pipe® and Green Pipe®, Klo-Shure Insulation Couplings create vapor barrier at clamping points on insulated tube/pipe runs. Units allow for sections of insulation to be secured without having to remove clamp assembly while also maintaining integrity of insulation. USA-made couplings are UL 25/50 flame- and smoke-rated. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Fasteners & Hardware

Truss Ceiling Adapter offers 180 lb load capacity.

March 5, 2015

Designed to attach ceiling mounts to variety of trussing or pipe, Model TCA-1 is capable of adapting up to max diameter of 3 in. or max cross section dimensions of 3 x 3 in. Adapter has black powder coat finish and includes cable pass throughs for cable management. Measuring 5.5 x 5.5 x 7.6 in., adapter is suited for public view monitors or PTZ cameras in retail, commercial, or industrial settings where truss ceilings are used. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Sanitary Flanges include hose barbs.

February 25, 2015

Available in 0.5 in./0.75 in. mini and 1 in./1.5 in. standard sizes, Sanitary Flanges have oversized hose barb design that facilitates strong adhesion to biopharmaceutical tubing line, minimizing need for ties. Slight raise at port ensures proper capturing of gasket, while true bore design through entire connector ensures smooth transition from tubing to adapter, reducing turbulence. Flanges accommodate various sized tubing including ¼, 3/8, ½, and ¾ in. ID. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Drive Coupling features quick connect design.

January 7, 2015

Designed for quickly connecting and disconnecting rotary unions from fluid transfer lines without tools, TorqueSafe™ is rated for up to 20 lb-ft of torque with operating pressures to 150 psig and temperatures up to 375°F. Coupling features full-flow passage, one-hand disengagement, and locking mechanism to ensure safe connections are made. With connection sizes ranging from 3/8 to 1 ½ in., coupling is constructed of stainless steel for corrosion resistance. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Push-On Hose and Couplings negate need for tools during assembly.

January 5, 2015

Intended for low-pressure applications, Push-On Hose and Push-Loc Hose Couplings facilitate and accelerate insertion of Push-On fittings into hose for tight fit without requiring use of any special crimping tools. Push-On hose, which varies in diameter and comes in 250 and 700 ft length reels, maintains tight grip under constant pressure up to 250P psi for leak-free operation. Precision machined of corrosion-resistant brass, Push-Loc Hose Couplings come in 22 types and various sizes. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Breakaway Couplings come in application-specific variants.

December 10, 2014

Designed to withstand harsh marine conditions, 4 in. dia Marine Break-Away Coupling has max working pressure of 25 bar and disconnects under straight pull force. Standard Break-Away Coupling in 2 or 3 in. aluminum variants have max working pressure of 10 bar. For use with loading arms and hose, 40 bar-rated 2 and 3 in. Collar Release Break-Away Couplings disconnect if loading arms travels past breakage position. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Stabilized and Non-Stabilized Connectors shift radial stress.

October 7, 2014

Available in 3 3/8 in. and 5 in. lengths, SZ Series Connectors are designed to reinforce entire installation by shifting radial-stress load away from NPT connections. Units come in zinc-nickel plated carbon steel and 316 stainless steel, with slotted bolt holes that allow for 2 1/8 in. and 2 ¼ in. bolt spacings. Available as option, single piece dielectric gasket creates non-conductive shield between process piping and instrument. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Soft-Seal Rotating Unions feature multi-passage design.

August 7, 2014

Used when more than one media must be conveyed simultaneously using different passages, multi-passage soft-seal rotating unions come in standard, semi-custom, and custom options. Standard products feature 2–8 passages, while custom passages, for largest applications, can be 22 or more. Port types include NPT, BSP, or SAE, and Plastomeric seal technology consists of plastic and elastomer combination with chemistry and geometry that differs by application. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

RF Rotary Joints accommodate linear and rotational motion.

July 18, 2014

Used where RF signals are transmitted between stationary and moving parts, single-channel/single-axis and single-channel/multi-axis RF Rotary Joints include models that collectively cover 0–18 GHz operating frequency range. Single-channel/single-axis rotary joints include 2 SMA female units, one PCB to SMA female unit, and one 3-hole flange to SMA female unit, while single-channel/multi-axis rotary joints include SMA male to female, SMA male to male, and SMA female to female configurations. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Piping Systems feature PEX compression adapter.

June 4, 2014

Used in variety of PHVAC applications, Polypropylene-Random Piping Systems feature PEX compression adapter made of PP-R and lead-free brass. Adapter allows installers to transition between Aquatherm and PEX in potable water and radiant systems. Manufactured to ASTM F1960 standard and available in ½, ¾, and 1 in. diameters, adapter has male-end design that enables installers to fuse directly into fusion outlets. Street connection can be welded directly into Aquatherm fitting. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

High-Pressure Hose Couplings feature non-skive design.

May 27, 2014

Combined with high-pressure braided hose, 6W Couplings eliminate leaks and in-field failures caused by shock and vibration, making them suited for hydraulic systems in oil, construction, mining, and off-road equipment industries. One-piece, bite-the-wire crimp couplings are available in 1 ¼, 1 ½, and 2 in. sizes and are designed to work with SAE R13 and 4SH hydraulic hose. Units withstand pressures up to 6,000 psi and operate in temperatures ranging from -40 to 250°F. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Rotary Union exhibits durability and reliability.

April 1, 2014

Suitable for use where water, oils, or noncorrosive fluids reach up to 200°F, DWA Series offers max speed rating of 1,750 rpm and max pressure rating of 200 psi (180 psi on 2 in. models) to meet process heating and cooling requirements in diverse industries. Sizes range from ½–2 in. NPT, and metric threads are also available. Features incldue silicon carbide and carbon graphite seal, short dry run capability, precision ball bearings, and internal bearing protection with vented body. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Medical Air Connector enhances filling applications.

February 13, 2014

Available with brass or aluminum body featuring brass wetted components, MediMate CGA 950 offers one-hand connection and seamlessly integrates with any existing 950 system. Product does not require any twists or turns to fill compressed gas cylinders; operators can, within seconds, connect to CGA 950 valve and lock into place with forward movement of actuator lever. Along with straight-flow, 180° termination port, feaures include FDA-grade Viton® elastomer seals and 3,600 psi rating. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Yoke Style Connector supports medical oxygen filling.

January 17, 2014

Rated to 3,600 psi, MediMate CGA 870 features lightweight, brass cast body with no aluminum for auto ignition standards and stainless steel actuator piston. Unit provides one-hand connection with no twist or turns required to begin filling compressed gas cylinders. Tested to over 150,000 cycles in excess of rated pressure and application conditions, connector includes smooth movement lever actuation, ¼ in. male NPT termination port, and FDA-grade Viton elastomer seals. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Material Handling & Storage, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Sanitary Clamping Coupling helps protect fragile products.

January 14, 2014

Quick Clamp No-Ledge delivers machined tolerance joint, ensuring proper alignment and creating ledge-free interior environment on connection points. This reduces instances where friction and crevices catch product and cause fines. Designed for food and light industry conveying of fragile materials or materials requiring sanitary conditions, coupling offers recessed O-ring gasket that delivers smooth transition through positive sealing metal-to-metal joint.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Leak-Tight Connectors mate to shallow depth threads.

December 24, 2013

Providing safe manual or automated leak-tight connections to shallow depth female threads, FN Series is suited for vacuum testing, media filling or flushing, and performance testing. Modular units enable rapid change outs between squeeze lever, pneumatic thumb, and pneumatic pilot actuation methods to meet application. Constructed of stainless steel and anodized aluminum, connectors feature split collet operation, use no thread sealant or wrenches, and withstand pressures up to 2,500 psi. Read More