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The Fluid Systems Engineering and Management Blog

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by Jeff Hopkins, on 12/4/19 9:00 AM

Get graphs generated specifically for the conditions and specifications you set "When we talk about matching a pressure regulator to the job, one of the primary tools is the flow …

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by Jeff Hopkins, on 10/23/19 9:00 AM

Even within a given type of regulator, there are options that make big differences "Regulators are highly technical, highly specialized fluid handling components. So, the next time you need one …

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by Jeff Hopkins, on 5/15/19 8:45 AM

Two-stage reduction does the trick, and can be done in two different ways "For lower flow applications an alternative method of regulating supply pressure effect is to use two-stage pressure …

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

The right regulator can hold the line as pressure from a supply cylinder drops "For many applications, especially high-flow applications, a common method for reducing Supply Pressure Effect is to …

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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 1/18/18 8:45 AM

Here are last year's most read articles 10 Seven Reasons to Use Swagelok Tube Adapter Fittings Swagelok tube adapters can help you simplify installation, eliminate difficult alignment problems, and much …

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Topics:Sampling SystemsSealantspressure gaugesRegulatorsFittingsTraining

by Jeff Hopkins, on 7/26/17 8:30 AM

A pressure regulator is always changing itself as it reacts to the processes going on around it Learn more about Swagelok pressure regulators and get access to all Swagelok pressure …

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by Jeff Hopkins, on 6/23/17 9:00 AM

How pressure reducing regulators maintain outlet pressure as inlet pressure and flow varies A pressure regulator is a fluid system component designed to control outlet pressure under a given set …

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by Jeff Hopkins, on 5/11/17 9:00 AM

Get information on Swagelok pressure regulators including Swagelok's Technical Bulletin on pressure reducing regulator flow curves, and all Swagelok catalogs on pressure regulators at Pay special attention to the …

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by Jeff Hopkins, on 4/12/17 8:30 AM

Sometimes you are not sure which pressure regulator is right for your application. Get help from an expert at We have articles, recorded webinars, slide decks and a live …

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