Hydraulic Pipe Fitting

Hydraulic Pipe FittingA hydraulic pipe fitting is used to connect a hydraulic pipe or hose inside of a hydraulic system. In addition, they can be used to connect cylinders, valves, pumps, and many other parts. When it comes to a hydraulic pipe fitting, you have to make sure you have the right size or you could compromise the whole system. Which could lead to system failure or even injuries. 

Hydraulic Pipe Fitting and The Hydraulic System

A hydraulic system is used in many aspects of life. These systems are used in buildings, construction equipment, robotics, vehicles, and much more. Also, any hydraulic system follows the same basic principle.  The system performs tasks by using pressurized fluid.  That is why any fitting to pipe needs to be fitted to exact needs because of the pressurized liquids.

When it comes to materials for the hoses, pipes, and fittings they can be made in a variety of them. These fittings can be made with plastic, stainless steel, other steels, or even brass. Plastic is the weakest but the most resistant to corrosion.  While stainless steel is preferred when it comes to high temperatures.  There are some things you should keep in mind when buying a fitting.

First is the pressure rating of the fitting. Next, vibration it can handle. Then temperature range that you need it to handle. There are other factors as well, and our experts can help you decide which fitting you need to get the job done. Call us today at 313.872.6370 and ask our staff any questions you may have on pipe fittings or even steel tubing. Finally, we can help you find all the materials you need to get the job done. Contact Detroit Nipple Works today for all your steel pipe and pipe fittings you need. 

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