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Why Is Tube Fitting Intermixing & Interchanging a Problem? A New Swagelok Video Explains
by Katie Reid on Wed, May 24, 2023 @ 08:05 AM
Some manufacturers claim their products are interchangeable with Swagelok-designed products. But using hybrid tube fittings can be dangerous, especially in critical applications.
Swagelok Solutions for Hydrogen Applications
by Katie Reid on Wed, May 17, 2023 @ 10:05 AM
Of the 6,000+ fluid system parts Swagelok has developed, some are specifically engineered for compatibility with hydrogen applications. Today we'll highlight 10 product lines.
Avoiding Electrostatic Discharge with Static Dissipative Hose: Photos, New Video
by Katie Reid on Wed, Mar 22, 2023 @ 08:03 AM
Steam, hydraulic oil, high velocity gases, and dielectric fluids can generate static charge when passing through a hose core. Brush up on hose selection factors that affect plant safety and efficiency …
Understanding Regulator Performance (New Video, Resource Collection)
by Katie Reid on Mon, Nov 07, 2022 @ 08:11 AM
In May we wrote about how regulator selection is crucial to achieving the performance you want in your system or your process. Today we focus on factors affecting regulator performance after installat …
When Tube Fitting Material Should Not Match Tubing Material (Part 2)
by Katie Reid on Mon, Oct 31, 2022 @ 10:10 AM
How do you know which material of fittings and ferrules to choose with your tubing?
Use Ferrules and Fittings That Match the Material of the Tubing (Part 1)
by Katie Reid on Fri, Mar 11, 2022 @ 12:03 PM
Swagelok's informational video describes how to select which materials to use for ferrules and fittings to match your tubing. Also see When Tube Fitting Material Should Not Match Tubing Material (Part …