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by Jeff Hopkins, on 5/22/19 8:45 AM

They offer the lowest pressure drop, and can handle flow in both directions. View cutaway illustrations and expert advice, and get our free resource collection. After viewing this article's tips …

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by Neil Ide, on 10/27/16 9:00 AM

Also known as non-return valves, they’re more complex than you might think. Tip: Get our Valve Selection & Sizing Essentials Collection. Includes Swagelok Valve Sizing Technical Bulletin, Matching Valve Type …

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by Jeff Hopkins, on 12/16/15 8:00 AM

Tips on materials selection from former Swagelok Northern California Engineer Neil Ide [posted by Jeff Hopkins]. Has this ever happened to you? You assemble a system using the finest 316 …

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by Jeff Hopkins, on 10/2/12 5:00 AM

Swagelok gaugeable tube fittings and adapter fittings feature a strong grip with no torque, which produces a seal that stands up to hard use. [Updated Jan 2020.] Tip: Download 34 …

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