Swagelok Northern California Blog

Video: Another Way To Deal With The Supply Pressure Effect

Two-stage reduction does the trick, and can be done in two different ways

Topics: Regulators Tips Video

It's Not Hard To Tame The Supply Pressure Effect

The right regulator can hold the line as pressure from a supply cylinder drops

Topics: Regulators Tips Video

Pressure Regulators Explained - Opening the Box of Mystery

A breakdown of pressure regulators to alleviate some of the frustration that comes with working with them

Topics: Regulators Assembly Services

Top Ten Swagelok Northern California Blogs from 2017

Here are last year's most read articles 


Seven Reasons to Use Swagelok Tube Adapter Fittings 

Swagelok tube adapters can help you simplify installation, eliminate difficult alignment problems, and much more.


FAQ: What tubing should I use with Swagelok tube fittings? 

Choosing the right tubing is an essential part of a quality tubing system.


Tony Waters Wrote the Book on Industrial Sampling Systems 

Tony Waters packs a half century of expertise into the most thorough work on sampling systems ever created.


Introducing The Swagelok Tech Clips Video Series

Swagelok tube fittings can handle the heat (and cold, too).


Flow Control: Don't let pressure regulators throw you a curve

Get an overview of flow curves and how they work plus links to key downloads.


Swagelok Tube Fittings Solve The Leakage Formula

In this excerpt from the Swagelok Tube Fitter's Manual, F.J. Callahan discusses the leakage formula and the cost of leakage


Skill: Tube fitting assembly, one inch and under

A benefit of using Swagelok tube fittings is their ability to be disassembled and reassembled many times. 


FAQ - What Is the Temperature Rating of a Swagelok Tube Fitting?

Swagelok tube fittings can handle the heat (and cold, too).


What Is the Pressure Rating of a Swagelok Tube Fitting?

The answer depends on the other components in your system.


Skill: Applying PTFE tape to tapered pipe threads

Applying PTFE tape is an important procedure to do right. This article and video show how. Then download information on Snoop®, Goop®, SWAK®, and more.

Topics: Sampling Systems Sealants pressure gauges Regulators Fittings Training

Parts and Performance: Selecting the Right Pressure Regulator for Each Job

A pressure regulator is always changing itself as it reacts to the processes going on around it

Topics: Regulators

Pressure Regulators Control Outlet Pressure Not Fluid Flow

How pressure reducing regulators maintain outlet pressure as inlet pressure and flow varies

Topics: Regulators

Find The Right Swagelok Pressure Regulator For The Job

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 http://northerncal.swagelok.com/regulators  

Topics: Regulators

Our Pressure Regulator Resources Are Yours For The Asking

Sometimes you are not sure which pressure regulator is right for your application. Get help from an expert at http://northerncal.swagelok.com/pressure-regulators-consult 

Topics: Regulators

Our Swagelok Pressure Regulator Assembly Program Is Engineered to Deliver Fast

Pressure regulator and pressure gauge stocking program helps us speed up delivery

Topics: Regulators

Swagelok Replay: Watch Our Webinar On Back Pressure Regulators

Learn more about back pressure regulators. Get access to the presentation slide deck and the video replay at http://northerncal.swagelok.com/back-pressure-regulator-webinar

Topics: Regulators Training