Swagelok Tube Fitter's Manual

Eleven chapters covering tube fittings, installation, and lots of real-world examples

Since its debut in 1963, the Swagelok Tube Fitter's Manual has been the industry standard. Contents include:

  • Tubing specification and ordering
  • Severe service
  • Troubleshooting
  • Special purpose fittings
  • Testing and performance evaluation
  • Threads
  • Pressure ratings
  • Costs of leakage
  • Valves and more

This manual is the result of extensive field research and laboratory studies conducted by Swagelok's research and development engineers, plus customer feedback spanning decades. It was originally written by Joe Callahan, who became Swagelok's president, held 32 patents, and served Swagelok for 42 years.

Pro tip: Check out the Tube Fitter's Toolbox and Tube Fitting Assembly Toolkit

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