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by Jeff Hopkins, on 8/7/19 9:00 AM

Swagelok helped vehicle-conversion company save time and money "Safer for the environment and priced lower than gasoline, liquid propane offers a fuel alternative designed for long-range driving." - From ItStillRuns …

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by Jeff Hopkins, on 4/17/19 8:45 AM

As baby boomers retire, they take decades of knowledge and experience "2 million engineering and manufacturing jobs will go unfilled as baby boomers retire" - Prediction from Deloitte and The Manufacturing …

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Topics:TrainingAssembly Services

by Jeff Hopkins, on 3/6/19 8:45 AM

Refineries can be extra tough on hoses, so take extra care to extend useful life "Hoses assembled on-site by mobile suppliers often are not pressure-tested prior to installation, and may …

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Topics:HosesAssembly Services

by Jeff Hopkins, on 2/28/19 8:45 AM

But even PTFE has its limits, so keep the minimum bend radius in mind "Unlike the rigidity of tubing and pipe, it can be bent without the need of tube …

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Topics:HosesAssembly Services

by Jeff Hopkins, on 2/20/19 2:00 PM

For lower pressure and less critical applications, rubber hose is often a cost effective solution "Keep in mind that working pressures lower as system media increases in temperature." - From Swagelok …

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Topics:HosesAssembly Services

by Jeff Hopkins, on 2/13/19 8:45 AM

Swagelok Northern California can optimize it, engineer it, and build it for you "You already know about the high quality design and manufacture of Swagelok components. You can put that …

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Topics:Assembly Services

by Jeff Hopkins, on 1/30/19 8:45 AM

A breakdown of pressure regulators to alleviate some of the frustration that comes with working with them "To properly select a pressure regulator, one of the most important things is …

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Topics:RegulatorsAssembly Services

by Jeff Hopkins, on 1/23/19 8:45 AM

Start by selecting material for the inside layer, then work your way outward to the cover and end connections "The proper end connection will improve your system by eliminating the …

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Topics:HosesAssembly Services

by Jeff Hopkins, on 1/16/19 8:45 AM

Your specs and our Assembly Services team make an ideal combination "William has learned the hard way that it's far better if he can simply outsource the task of assembling …

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by Jeff Hopkins, on 1/9/19 8:45 AM

As baby boomers retire, they take decades of knowledge and experience "2 million engineering and manufacturing jobs will go unfilled as baby boomers retire" - Prediction from Deloitte and The Manufacturing …

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Topics:TrainingAssembly Services

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