Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Don't Forget the Crimp

Our new website, Hose Assembly Tips, considers all aspects of hydraulic and pneumatic hose assemblies.  That name will quickly bring to mind all types of hose made of rubber, thermoplastic, and other materials.  It may also cause you to think of stainless steel or brass fittings and quick disconnect couplings.

These are all essentials of good hose assemblies.  Putting fittings and couplings together with hose is also critical to making great connections.  That is why our new website also features crimping machines like this one from O+P

Click here to read more of the details or to make an inquiry.

We also just posted information about another crimping machine from Gates


Again, if you would like more information, click here.  In both cases the manufacturer will be happy to follow up with more information for you.

For more in-depth information about Hose Assemblies, our newly published 2014 Fluid Power Handbook offers sections on fittings and hose with details about the various types available explaining why the products are used.  Click here to access the digital edition.